M&E Journal: A Holographic Future: Creating and Monetizing the Next Generation of Media Using Blockchain

By Kalin Stoyanchev, VP Blockchain and Distributed Systems, and Phillip Gara, Director Strategic Planning, OTOY - The M&E industry has historically been a pioneer in commerciali... More

Movie Licensing Rampant at 2019 Toy Fair

NEW YORK — Toys and games based on movie licenses were out in force at the recent Toy Fair New York 2019, and included everything from the upcoming “Pokemon: Detective Pikachu... More

CBS Boosts All Access, Showtime OTT Sub Projection to 25 Million by 2022

Combined subscriptions to the CBS All Access and Showtime over-the-top (OTT) streaming services continue to increase so quickly that CBS has boosted the projection for subscribers ... More

Making the Business Case for EIDR is Important to Drive Increased Adoption

Adoption of the Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) global unique identifier system continues to grow, but it remains important to continue making the business case for more o... More

Salesforce’s Benioff: AI to Have Growing Impact on the Industry… and the World

Major strides continue to be made in artificial intelligence (AI) and the technology stands to have an increasingly significant impact on not only the enterprise sector, but the en... 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

M&E Journal: Improving Transparency and Speed in the Content Supply Chain, From Client to Freelance Translator

By Nicky McBride, VP Business Development, SDI Media - Media localization has gone through a major transition in the last few years, driven both by the need to turn around local... More

Veritone: Broadcasters Can Use AI to Analyze, Enhance Ad Effectiveness

Radio broadcasters can use artificial intelligence (AI) to analyze and enhance the effectiveness of broadcast advertising to boost customer investment, according to Veritone. ... 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

Microsoft Azure Exec: ‘Everybody’ Has an AI Strategy

Cloud adoption and interest in artificial intelligence (AI) among customers remains strong and keep increasing, according to Julia White, corporate VP of Azure Marketing at Microso... 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