All posts by Jeff Hyatt

Netflix Film Chief Scott Stuber Says Streamer Planning to Release More Audience Numbers (Variety)

Netflix is closer to getting into the numbers game than it’s ever been. Scott Stuber, the head of original films at Netflix, says the behemoth streaming company — which has fam... More

The Secret to Being a Successful Data Scientist (DXC Technology)

Technologies may come and go, but soft skills — the ability to communicate and collaborate — will always have value.... More

Digital Transformation for the Retail CIO: Connecting Digital With Physical (Adobe Blog)

How the changing role of the CIO sets the stage for unprecedented company success.... More

Google Cloud Gets FedRAMP High Authorization (FedScoop)

Google has earned approval to manage some of the federal government’s most sensitive data in its commercial cloud infrastructure. Google Cloud Platform received the Federal Risk ... More

AI Gaining Traction in Media Supply Chains (TV Technology)

Signiant’s SaaS platform, which underpins the company’s Media Shuttle and Jet products, is currently being used by more than 500,000 users around the globe to move petabytes of... More

NFL, AWS Partner to Improve Player Safety and ‘Shape the Future of Football’ (GeekWire)

The National Football League is turning to Amazon’s cloud technologies as it looks to improve the safety of its players. The NFL and Amazon Web Services announced a new partnersh... More

The Changing Role of CFOs in the Face of Digital Transformation (TWA)

While technology can deliver on the promises of reducing operational time, advancing digital financial applications, and improving customer experience, the role of a financial lead... More

Atlantic Broadband Announces Amazon Prime Video App on Select TiVo Devices (MESA)

Atlantic Broadband has partnered with TiVo to deliver the Prime Video app to select TiVo devices. Atlantic Broadband customers with an Amazon Prime membership can now stream Prime ... More

10 Future Trends and How CIOs Can Keep Ahead in 2020 (CIO)

Landing the perfect IT job is never easy, but certain, in-demand skills can smooth the way. Here are the top IT skills employers will be looking for in 2020.... More

Tech Talent Skips Coastal Hubs for Austin (CIO Dive)

Austin, Texas is the top city for tech talent, according to CompTIA's 2019 Tech Town report. Raleigh, North Carolina; San Jose, California; Seattle; and San Francisco round out the... More

Key Factors Driving AI in 2020 (Tech HQ)

AI has changed. The Artificial Intelligence that we first knew in the Science Fiction movies of the 1980s was portrayed as fanciful magic, where computers would talk to us like hum... More

2020 Trends Signal Next-Gen Productivity (Thrive)

It makes sense that our annual trends are focused not only on technology this year, but also on people — people and technology working differently to deliver accelerating change ... More

China Streaming or China Dreaming? The Outlook for Foreign VOD (China Law Blog)

The numbers coming out of China continue to amaze. There are 855 million digital consumers in China and they have more than twice as many internet users as the US has people. The C... More

Netflix Earmarks $420M to Fight Disney in India (TechCrunch)

Netflix continues to bet heavily on India, one of the world’s largest entertainment markets, where it competes with more than three dozen rivals, including Disney. Reed Hastings,... More

Mobile Game Spending Hits Single-Day Record of $70M on Black Friday (THR)

User spending on mobile games in the U.S. hit an all-time single-day high of $69.7 million on Black Friday. Combined revenue across both Google Play and App Store was up 25 percent... More

Featured Jobs: Akamai; Disney; Sony

Sr. Marketing Program Specialist, Global Marketing — NYC — Akamai Manager, Content Programming (General Audience) — Glendale, CA — Disney Director, Corporate Communicatio... More

Featured Jobs: TiVo; Apple; Netflix

IT Applications Analyst — San Jose, CA — TiVo Sr Product Designer Manager — Santa Clara Valley, CA — Apple Senior Privacy Engineer — Los Gatos, CA — Netflix Click he... More

Star Wars, Dolby Partner for Epic Installation in New York (Comicbook)

If you're in the New York area and looking for a way to celebrate the galaxy far, far away, a new installation is right up your alley. Dolby Laboratories and Walt Disney Studios of... More

Streaming Wars: CEO Tom Leighton Says Akamai Can Handle Streaming Boom (Variety)

Cloud computing company Akamai hit a milestone last month when its content delivery network experienced volumes of data exceeding 100 terabytes per second for the first time ever. ... More