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ContentBridge’s Location, Business Model Changes

Media and entertainment digital supply chain solutions company ContentBridge has given itself a makeover in more ways than one. First, the company is shifting its business model... More

YuMe, IPG Media Lab Evaluate the Impact of Digital Video Ad Lengths

Shifts in the way people consume video content are changing how marketers strategize about video advertising. Increased consumption of snack-sized content, for example, has made sh... More

Deluxe Provides Industry-First Delivery of Live 4K Video Across the Globe Using the Public Internet

Deluxe announced today that its MediaCloud platform has successfully broadcast live 4K video between Europe and North America at over 50Mbps using the public Internet, delivering 1... More

Deluxe Adds FairPlay Streaming to OTT Offering

By Chris Tribbey Deluxe Entertainment Services Group has added support for FairPlay Streaming (FPS) technology to its multiscreen and OTT delivery platform, Deluxe OnDemand. Fair... More

My Eye Media Debuts New Monitoring Platform for Studios, Content Creators

My Eye Media has announced the release of their digital Storefront Testing and Online Retail Monitoring (STORM) platform, which allows film studios and content owners to check the ... More

Adobe, comScore Team Up

By Chris Tribbey Adobe used its Las Vegas Adobe Summit event to make several major announcements March 22, including a new partnership with online tracking firm comScore, one that... More

Adobe Previews Mobile Content Tool

By Chris Tribbey Adobe has given its Adobe Experience Design CC tool an early release in the hopes of garnering feedback from long-time Adobe user experience (UX) designers, the c... More

Civolution, Azure, Deluxe Reps to Tackle the State of E-Screeners

By Chris Tribbey Toward the end of 2015, Hollywood was hit with a massive wave of piracy, with most every major blockbuster and every major awards winner seeing a leaked version... More

Wazee Digital Builds B2B Content Portal For BBC Worldwide

Wazee Digital has successfully launched a business to business content portal for BBC Worldwide’s global sales team to enhance the marketing of programmes to broadcasters from ar... More

DADC NMS Helps Launch New Funimation Mobile App

By Chris Tribbey Sony DADC New Media Solutions (NMS) has helped anime distributor Funimation Entertainment launch a redesigned mobile app for its ad-free anime streaming service, ... More

Virtual Reality: Week In Review

By Jeff Hyatt It's been another interesting week in the world of Virtual Reality, highlighted by two big companies integrating VR into their marketing strategies to hopefully sp... More

Dolby Marks 50th Atmos Home Entertainment Title

By Chris Tribbey March will mark a milestone for Dolby Atmos, the company’s next-generation, object-based surround sound technology, with the 50th home entertainment title to be... More

LG Tests ATSC 3.0 4K Broadcast in Korea

By Chris Tribbey LG Electronics has successfully tested the first-ever end-to-end 4K broadcast using the next-generation ATSC 3.0 standard, the company announced, marking the firs... More

DTS Headphone:X, Play-Fi Tech Integrated into New Acer Smartphone

By Chris Tribbey Sound technology company DTS scored another win with its Headphone:X surround sound technology Feb. 22, with mobile phone manufacturer Acer announcing it would in... More

Adobe, Akamai Kick Off Mobile World Congress

By Chris Tribbey Adobe and Akamai both made early waves at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona Feb. 22, while 20th Century Fox also used the annual conference to make a m... More

PwC: Expect More Cable Deals in 2016

By Chris Tribbey The overall value of entertainment, media and communications deals was up 13% to $149 billion in 2015, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)... More

Hallen Named President of HPA

By Chris Tribbey Leon Silverman, president of the Hollywood Professional Alliance (HPA), is stepping down from his position, with Seth Hallen, HPA board member and SVP of global c... More

David Webster Dole, Creator of ISCI, Dead at 101

By Chris Tribbey David Webster Dole, creator of the Industry Standard Coding Identification (ISCI), the precursor to today’s Ad-ID industry standard for identifying ad assets fo... More

M&E Daily Publishing Schedule

Just a quick update that there will be no M&E Daily Monday. But we will be back on schedule for Tuesday. Have a nice weekend!... More

Evolution Digital Launches New IP Video Platform

By Chris Tribbey Evolution Digital — which offers integrated IP hybrid devices and video solutions to the cable industry — acquired i-Velozity and its IP VOD platform for cabl... More