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M&E Journal: Connecting With Consumers With the Right Content During Massive Social Shifts

By Alex von Krogh, VP Data Sales, Whip Media Group - In this environment, traditional windows and content distribution strategies are being impacted. Disney+ released Frozen II ... More

M&E Journal: Customer Churn: A New Challenge for M&E Companies

Andres Angelani, CEO of Cognizant Softvision, will take part in the free Aug. 5 webinar “Agility Done Remote? Software Product Engineering in a Virtual World” By Badhrinath ... More

Women’s SoCal Leadership Summit Arrives Online Oct. 7

Women in Technology Hollywood (WiTH) is bringing back its popular Women’s SoCal Leadership Summit on Oct 7, this time as an all-online event. Running from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.... More

M&E Journal: Accomplishing Rapid Closed-Captioning Across All Platforms, Using AI

By Russell Wise, SVP, Digital Nirvana - New OTT platforms are entering the streaming marketplace at a dizzying speed, vying to address consumers’ continually increasing deman... More

The Kitchen: Adding New Flavors to Localization

Starting off as a small localization facility geared toward a South American group of TV channels, Miami-based The Kitchen has grown into a global force, with a dozen dubbing facil... More

M&E Journal: Unleashing the Power of Smart Content

By Ryan Steelberg, President, Veritone - For today’s M&E companies, staying profitable is complicated by two intertwined phenomena: exploding consumer demand for personalized,... More

Changing Fundamentals of Rights, Royalties Management Expose Expansive Digital Gap

By Richard Whittington, SVP, Media and Entertainment, SAP; Phil Bird, Head of Sales, Rights and Royalties, EMEA, Vistex - The volume and complexity of media revenue streams and ... More

M&E Day: RSG Media Explores How AI, ML Can Boost Media Companies’ Revenue

Artificial intelligence (AI)- and machine learning (ML)-driven analytics are busting long-loved myths and giving savvy media companies the radical insights they need to upend how t... More

M&E Day: Whip Media Examines Post-COVID Future of Premium VOD

For many years now, cinema admissions have been under pressure, with only the big-budget tentpole titles — films with a budget of $100-million or more — and animations accounti... More

Digital Edition of MESA’s Spring ‘M&E Journal’ Now Available

The full digital edition of the spring “M&E Journal,” examining our industry’s new remote-work reality from all angles, is now available online. Geared toward senior media... More

Adobe Exec: Pandemic Has Created Challenge and Opportunity for M&E Industry

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has created challenges and opportunity for every corner of the media and entertainment industry, according to Ehren Hozumi, VP of media, entertainment... More

Veritone Upgrades aiWARE-Powered Discovery App

Artificial intelligence (AI) company Veritone has upgraded its media search and analysis application, Veritone Discovery, adding a retooled user experience with the inclusion of a ... More

June 24 Webinar Sees Digital Nirvana Talk AI Usage for Subtitling, Translations

Despite the pandemic, there’s no reason to believe the sheer volume of content — and the need to get that content localized for every corner of the world — will go away any t... More

Signiant Debuts ‘Separating Signal From Noise’ AI, ML Video Series

In recent years, file-transfer software specialist Signiant has repeatedly realized the benefits of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) to improve its services, ... More

Taking the Field: How Live Sports are Returning in the Wake of COVID-19

By Michael Darer, Content Marketing Manager, Signiant - For many, the cancellation of live sports was the first sign that COVID-19 was going to be more disruptive than everyone ... More

Veritone: TV Players Embrace AI, But Slowly

Veritone president Ryan Steelberg surveys the TV industry’s growing adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and sees a lot to be encouraged by: more than half of TV company CEOs... More

Localisation Leaders Launch Audio Business Continuity Alliance

The Media and Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) has formally announced the Audio Business Continuity Alliance (ABCA), a new nonprofit industry association to establish a colla... More

Whip Media Webinar: Let Data Drive Your Content-Platform Decisions

There’ more competition than ever before for viewers’ screen time, and in this increasingly crowded market, getting the user’s attention — and retention — when the audien... More

M&E Journal: Holographic Technology: Powering the Next Consumer Revolution

By Phillip Gara, Director, Strategy and Jayson Kleinman, Communications, OTOY - Technological accelerants like the rise of 5G networking, GPU ray-tracing hardware and commercial... More

Digital Nirvana Details Benefits of Trance Captioning Solution

Automatic transcriptions, localization translations, captioning converting, the ability to assess the actual quality of captions automatically, conformed to the style guides of var... More