All posts by Jeff Hyatt

Panasonic Reveals New Dolby Atmos Soundbars (Tech Radar)

Panasonic has revealed what it calls its "most cinematic and musically refined soundbars ever," the SC-HTB900, SC-HTB700, and SC-HTB510, at its annual launch event in Frankfurt, Ge... More

IBM to Launch AI Research Center in Brazil (ZDNet)

IBM is set to launch a research center in the Brazilian city of São Paulo focused on development of solutions around artificial intelligence. The AI center will be the first Latin... More

In Race to Beat Netflix, Studios Give Up Billions in Profits (THR)

As major conglomerates ready their own streaming services, they'll leave lucrative licensing fees on the table to compete for subscriptions in a contest that, at least in the short... More

The Football Association, Cognizant and Digital Transformation (IA)

Sanjiv Gossain explains why for Cognizant digital transformation entails multi-disciplinary teams: including anthropologists. He explains how the Football Association embraced this... More

AWS’s Ian Massingham on Unstructured Data, Machine Learning, Cybersecurity (CBR)

"While there is no denying that it is a huge opportunity for businesses across the globe, the flood of unstructured data also represents an evolving and ever greater challenge, esp... More

5 New Features in SAP’s Latest S/4HANA Release (CBR)

SAP has released the latest iteration of its cloud-based enterprise resource planning SAP S/4HANA platform, with an array of new features bundled into the 1902 release, generally a... More

LA Clippers Select AWS for CourtVision (Advanced Television)

Amazon Web Services is now the primary cloud computing, machine learning, and AI provider of Clippers CourtVision, the live, augmented game-watching platform created by the Los Ang... More

Infosys, on a 10,000-Job Hiring Sprint in the U.S., is 75% of the Way There (Quartz)

Infosys has been operating in the US for more than 30 years. But its presence as an American employer is just beginning to be felt. In May 2017, Infosys said it would hire 10,000 U... More

Netflix Teams with Foxtel for Secret City, Streaming Integration (Rapid TV News)

Netflix is co-producing a series with Foxtel, ahead of a wider partnership, to enable its content to be streamed on the Australian pay-TV operator's set-top boxes.... More

IoT is Ready to Go Fully Mainstream (IT Pro Portal)

IoT technology is now fully mainstream, and those businesses that employ it are reaping the benefits, new research has declared.... More

Is There a Data Scientist Shortage? (Tech HQ)

The rapid growth of artificial intelligence (AI), across its many guises and use cases, is seeing a boom in demand for data scientists, according to a recent report by recruitment ... More

TV Streaming Apps Can Learn From the Love of Free Shipping (Bloomberg View)

As media giants such as Walt Disney Co. and AT&T Inc. devise subscription plans for new video-streaming products aimed at challenging Netflix Inc.’s supremacy, the retail industr... More

Here are the Skills You Need to Work With Big Data (SDC)

A data analyst is a professional whose work involves collecting, cleaning, visualizing, andtransforming or modeling raw data into the blocks of information that are used by markete... More

Hulu Adds Another Interactive Ad: This One Lets You Get Offers Via Email (Variety)

Hulu lets its subscribers choose the show they want to see. Now the video-streaming service is increasingly letting users choose to respond to certain commercials right away.... More

Featured Jobs: AWS; Disney; TiVo

Web Development Engineer — Seattle — AWS Enterprise Program Manager — NYC — Disney Senior Engineer, Software Development — Durham, NC — TiVo Click here to view all a... More

Featured Jobs: Sony; MarkLogic; Expert System

Manager, Business Relationship Management, Music Rights, Royalties — Culver City, CA — Sony Senior Product Marketing Manager — San Carlos, CA — MarkLogic AI Project Mana... More

MESA Holiday Publishing Schedule

We will not be publishing the M&E Daily e-newsletter on Feb. 18. We will return to our regular publishing schedule on Feb. 19.... More

The State of Intelligent Images (Adobe Blog)

With a click, swipe, or scroll, we move swiftly from one piece of content to the next. We spend seconds consuming what may have taken days to create. Society’s expectations for c... More

NBA Inks Facebook Pact for Video Recaps of All NBA, WNBA, NBA 2K League, NBA G League Games (Variety)

NBA Digital announced a deal with Facebook under which all NBA, WNBA, NBA G League and NBA 2K League game recaps will be available on Facebook Watch worldwide. The video recaps wil... More