All posts by Chris Tribbey

Pepperdine Graziadio Business School Marks 50th with ‘Industry 4.0’ Event

The Pepperdine Graziadio Business School will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a full-day academic conference April 2 in Los Angeles, exploring the “Fourth Industrial Revoluti... More

Hammerspace CEO to Spotlight Metadata at Feb. 27 Smart Hollywood Summit

Among the highlights of the Feb. 27 Smart Hollywood Summit — a day-long conference looking at the transformative effect AI, blockchain, metadata, OTT and automated processes are ... More

Eurofins Digital Testing Unveils New GDPR Service

End-to-end quality assurance (QA) and testing services firm Eurofins Digital Testing has unveiled a new service that tests the overall level and device readiness for companies to c... More

Wikidata Founder, Google Ontologist: Data Doesn’t Equal Truth

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Wikidata founder and current Google ontologist Denny Vrandečić knows the power of information better than most. He also knows that you need to tread ca... More

Light Point Security Releases Clientless Version of Browser Isolation Platform

Anti-browser-based attack firm Light Point Security Feb. 19 announced a clientless version included of its browser isolation platform, Light Point Web, marking the first browser is... More

IBM Watson Exec to Share AI Content Creation Update at Smart Hollywood Event

Sophisticated AI and ML algorithms are already able to mimic the work of artists, pen songs, make informed filmmaking decisions, and enrich metadata to boost the value of content. ... More

Convergent Risks: Linking Security with Understanding Process, Workflows

For nearly two decades now Convergent Risks — a specialist consultancy focused on security, risk and compliance services — has been working with media and entertainment compani... More

HPA Tech Retreat Panelists: AI in M&E is in its Infancy

PALM DESERT, Calif. — Don Eklund, CTO for Sony Pictures Entertainment, sees a pretty simple explanation for why artificial intelligence has become such a prevalent technology tod... More

Entertainment Identifier Registry Association Adds BeBanjo (MESA)

The Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) global unique identifier system Feb. 13 added another member to its ranks, bringing Spanish data and analytics start-up BeBanjo into th... More

HPA Tech Retreat: Trusted Partner Network Gains Steam

PALM DESERT, Calif. — Today’s advanced methods of film and TV production is fueled by an ever-growing ecosystem of third-party vendors, offering content creators innovative way... More

CreativeFuture: New European Anti-Piracy Initiative Learns From U.S. Model

Nonprofit copyright protection group CreativeFuture is offering up praise for a new anti-piracy initiative in Europe, one geared toward stopping legitimate ads from appearing on pi... More

HPA Tech Retreat: Teradici, BeBop, Avid Talk Cloud Content Creation

PALM DESERT, Calif. — For all the relatively recent tech innovations the media and entertainment industry has embraced, the ability to migrate content workflows to the cloud is n... More

Nordic Entertainment Group Shares EIDR Success Story

Leading Nordic media company Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) just a few years ago was running into a problem. Growing fast and expanding the business across several regions, t... More

Studio Data Experts Highlight Feb. 27 Smart Hollywood Summit

Data experts from several major studios will take the stage Feb. 27 at the Smart Hollywood Summit, a day-long conference that will tackle the transformative effect AI, blockchain, ... More

Deluxe Launches New Broadcast Localization Services (SCN)

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Feb. 5 launched a High Efficiency Localization package collection of language services, geared toward more automated and streamlined subtitling ... More

2019 HPA Tech Retreat: Trusted Partner Network Content Security Case Study on Tap

Leaders of the Trusted Partner Network (TPN) — an industry security initiative supported by roughly 30 media and entertainment companies, and created by the Motion Picture Associ... More

MicroStrategy Partners with Azure, AWS at World 2019 Event

Enterprise analytics and mobility software provider MicroStrategy Feb. 5 shared new partnership news with major cloud companies, including the launch of the MicroStrategy 2019 plat... More

Deluxe Launches New Broadcast Localization Services

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Feb. 5 launched a High Efficiency Localization package collection of language services, geared toward more automated and streamlined subtitling ... More

Deluxe Launches New Broadcast Localization Services (HITS)

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Feb. 5 launched a High Efficiency Localization package collection of language services, geared toward more automated and streamlined subtitling ... More

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