Metadata

Ad-ID Preps Automated Metadata Feature (Rapid TV News)

Ad-ID, the industry standard for identifying advertising assets across all media platforms, has announced a new function: Complete External Access (CEA). The service provides broad... More

AES Panel Advocates Standardizing Metadata

A uniform global metadata standard that provides all the critical details of everyone who participated in a recording will alleviate lapses in the present system, concurred a well-... More

Can Metadata Save the Radio Star?

As the music industry grows more complex with the proliferation of free and paid streaming services the need for accurate and consistent metadata to properly track the usage of rec... More

Searching Deeper on Online Video (NY Times)

Even as input challenges get solved, video search will continue to face the same challenge that text-based search does: How do you deliver relevant results when the data sets being... More

Axwave, FYI Television enter Metadata Agreement for TV Panelist Device (Multichannel News)

FYI Television, Inc., the entertainment metadata and rich media content supplier, and Axwave, the leading mobile app content recognition experts, are ecstatic to announce a long-te... More

Rovi Comes Out Swinging at IBC; OTT Study Challenges Cord-Cutting Problem

Rovi opened up the International Broadcasting Conference in Amsterdam on Friday with a slew of new announcements, including a new natural language voice solution for content search... More

The Power of Analytics : Solving Problems Beyond Finding Insights (Dataconomy)

Emerging technological breakthroughs enter our consciousness promising a bright future, but more often than not they follow Gartner’s well plotted hype cycle – from the peak of... More

Box Metadata Update Part Of Broader Strategy To Attract Large Customers (TechCrunch)

Box announced a major update to its metadata feature today, a move that is part of a broader strategy to attract and keep larger customers. The update includes three major pieces: ... More

Viewability Data Drives Upfront Deal Between Crackle and GroupM (AdAge)

Crackle is experiencing a boost in upfront dollars by promising to provide viewability data to advertisers. GroupM is "substantially" growing its current business with Sony's onlin... More

Making the Most of Metadata (TV Technology)

The TV landscape has changed dramatically in recent years, with consumers growing accustomed to receiving content they want when and where they want it. With this evolution is incr... More

Metadata Maturity Helps You Maintain Business Relevance (Optimity Blog)

Any organization looking to manage and exploit its knowledge more effectively can’t afford to ignore metadata creation. Metadata’s application, however, can’t stop at creatio... More

Marketers Say They Would Spend Even More on Digital Ads If Measurement Improved (CMO Today)

Digital ad dollars are on the rise. And so are marketers’ questions about what’s working. One major point of frustration for marketers in the digital age: measurement. Accordin... More

Seeking Genuine Discovery on Music Streaming Services (NYTimes)

For music-data analysts and others, “discovery” is very important — the idea that listeners can be guided, through stated or anticipated preferences, toward music just slight... More

I Want My Metadata: A Call For Greater Cloud Computing Transparency (Forbes)

Public cloud providers are replacing internal corporate data centers at a rapid pace. Technology and functions get handed over to a cloud provider. One thing appears to be missing,... More

Comcast’s thePlatform Shoots for Video Unification (MCN)

thePlatform, the Comcast-owned online video publishing firm, aims to simplify the world of multiscreen VOD with a service that unifies the management of how video and its associate... More

Metadata Is a Love Note to the Future (CMS Wire)

We are living in a data-driven society, with globalized economies and ubiquitous access to everything from everywhere. Across information gateways such as websites, file shares, in... More

Rovi Makes Metadata Offering a Standalone Service

Rovi Corp.’s metadata service, Rovi Knowledge Graph, is now available as a standalone service, the company announced May 5, a response to pay TV and broadband operators desire to... More

Experts: The Rewards and Frustrations of Metadata

Having thorough metadata surrounding your content seems like a must nowadays. But hearing from Greg Smith, GM of ad services for Deluxe, making metadata actually work for your cont... More

Librarians: Make Metadata Automatic

No metadata strategy survives first contact with the user. That was the message from a diverse panel of data librarians at the recent Metadata Madness East conference in New York.... More