All posts by Jeff Hyatt

By 2022, Employers Expect AI to Boost Business Efficiency (CIO Dive)

The future of AI implementation in the enterprise context is no longer contained to leading tech teams. Automation is expected to play a role in most processes — including the ba... More

Four Keys to Success with Industry 4.0 (Digitally Cognizant Blog)

The goal for a growing number of manufacturers today is to become a smart, connected industrial enterprise. That’s what “Industry 4.0” is all about: seamless connections, ins... More

Sony Acquires Insomniac Games (CNET)

Sony has announced its acquisition of Insomniac Games. Insomniac, which has made games including Marvel's Spider-Man for the PS4, Spyro the Dragon and Ratchet and Clank, will join ... More

Netflix Adds Upcoming Titles Section to Its TV App (Variety)

Netflix is making it easier to keep track of all of its new releases: The company is adding a new “Latest” section to its TV app that includes both listings of newly released t... More

Report: Apple Spending $6B on Original Shows, Trying to Beat Disney+ to Market (CNBC)

Apple has committed to spend more than $6 billion on original TV shows and movies for its forthcoming Apple TV+ service, according to a Financial Times report. Apple previously sai... More

Twitter Introduces 6-Second Viewable Video Ad Bids (Marketing Land)

Twitter is rolling out a new video ad bidding option that allows advertisers to run 15-second or shorter video ads, but only be charged if the ad is viewed for a full six-seconds w... More

5G Technology is Coming, But Is It Already Filled With Security Flaws? ( Security Intelligence)

5G technology is almost ready to take off in the U.S. While the upgrade was set to go live in 2020, some major cities have, or will soon have, access to the faster wireless speeds ... More

Why Software Modernization Matters to Business (TechHQ)

We know that older software that still performs a useful functional job is harder to get rid of. But business today moves quickly, more quickly than it did before the turn of the m... More

IoT Evolution: Disruptive Trends (TechNative)

The growth of the Internet of Things continues unabated, and constant innovation in the field makes it difficult to anticipate exactly how it will evolve over time. However, some t... More

Featured Jobs: Google; Walt Disney Company; Infosys

Program Manager, Supply Chain — Sunnyvale, CA — Google Sr. Platform Engineer — Burbank, CA — Walt Disney Company Technology Analyst — Chicago — Infosys Click here to... More

IBC 2019: NAGRA to Spotlight Smart Content Aggregation, Monetization, Service Protection (MESA)

At IBC 2019, NAGRA will demonstrate how pay-TV operators and content owners can enable true digital transformation by embracing innovation and rethinking business models. This incl... More

AT&T TV Launches in 10 Test Markets Ahead of OTT Bundle’s National Rollout (Deadline)

AT&T TV, an over-the-top bundle of channels with a cloud DVR, has launched in 10 test markets in California, Kansas, Missouri, Florida and Texas, ahead of a nationwide rollout expe... More

Adobe’s New Painting App a Tantalizing Sneak Peek at the iPad’s Future (Gizmodo)

First announced last October, Adobe Fresco is the company’s next-generation painting and illustration app for tablets that harnesses AI smarts to allow artists to work with digit... More

Coming Soon to Netflix: Movie Trailers Crafted by AI (CBS News)

The next movie trailer you watch on Netflix could be made by artificial intelligence. Gregory Peters, chief product officer at Netflix, said in a July earnings call that the Los Ga... More

Inside China’s Global Entertainment Ambitions (Variety)

The numbers always dazzle in China. The country has more than 60,000 movie screens, the most of any nation on Earth, almost all built within the last 10 years. It boasts more paid ... More

Confluence of Streams (Digital TV Europe)

Subscription VOD services are proliferating. Questions are arising about the affordability and convenience of stacking multiple offerings. “Partnerships with one or several SVOD ... More

Disney+: First Global Markets Get Launch Dates, Pricing (Variety)

Disney will begin its international roll-out of Disney Plus on the same day – Nov. 12 – that the direct-to-consumer service launches in the U.S., with a push into Canada and th... More

Veritone Inks Deal With ART19 to Use aiWARE for Intelligent Ad Targeting in Podcasting (SSN)

Veritone announced an agreement with ART19, set to use aiWARE to run cognitive analysis and topical extraction on publisher podcasts that are part of ART19’s targeted ad sales pl... More

Google, Facebook Unite With Trump to Protest French Tech Tax (Bloomberg)

The relationship between President Donald Trump and the largest U.S. technology companies has often been frosty but a common opponent -- France’s plan to tax U.S. tech giants -- ... More