Technology

Google Cloud Launches a Managed Memcached Service (TechCrunch)

Google announced the beta of Memorystore for Memcached, a new service that provides a fully managed in-memory datastore that is compatible with the open-source Memcached protocol. ... More

Digital Nirvana Releases MonitorIQ 7.0 (TV Technology)

Digital Nirvana has announced the release of the seventh generation of its MonitorIQ broadcast monitoring and compliance logging platform. MonitorIQ 7.0 includes an updated, intuit... More

ZOO Digital Sees Surge in Cloud Dubbing Service (SCN)

ZOO Digital is experiencing a surge in demand for its cloud dubbing services as major Hollywood studios and global streaming services turn to a work-from-home dubbing industry amid... More

The Impact of COVID-19 on CX (Zendesk Blog)

With the coronavirus outbreak, customer experience teams across the globe are having to rapidly adapt amid ticket spikes, customer cancellations, market volatility, and increased u... More

Putting Our Collaboration Tools to the Test (CMS Wire)

Seemingly overnight, COVID-19 changed how we live our lives, including how we work. While some people have been working from home for years, many more traveled daily to a central o... More

How Retailers Can Connect With Digital-Only Customers (Salesforce Blog)

As consumers continue to self-isolate and go all-digital, companies have new opportunities to connect with customers and reimagine their business models. Regardless of your organiz... More

YANGAROO, Recording Academy Renew Multi-Year Agreement (SCN)

YANGAROO announced the signing of a multiyear renewal with the Recording Academy, the organization behind the Annual GRAMMY Awards. YANGAROO will continue to provide its digital aw... More

Pandemic Will Illuminate Where 5G Can Transform Our Work (Tech HQ)

The tech industry is likely to suffer from a period of stagnant innovation due to the ongoing pandemic. Numerous conferences have been cancelled, business trips halted and supply c... More

The Power of Artificial Intelligence vs. The Power of Human Intelligence (Forbes)

The most immediate benefit of AI for business is increasingly clear: it’s a huge opportunity for increased productivity. The easiest and fastest way to implement business AI is t... More

The Future of Commerce is Shoppable Video (VentureBeat)

If there’s one thing that’s bountiful in 2020, it’s video content. The streaming wars are raging, with services churning out enough programming for a lifetime. Meanwhile, so... More

What the Bundesliga’s AWS Collaboration Really Means (SportsPro)

Bundesliga International CEO Robert Klein and AWS MD Klaus Bürg explain how Amazon's cloud infrastructure and AI technology will create more data-led experiences for fans of Germa... More

The Big Business of Translating Foreign Films in a Post-‘Parasite’ World (IndieWire)

Each country’s movie-going culture is different, but as the localization market expands with streaming, so does dubbing.... More

Top Blockchain Trends for 2020 and Beyond (Forbes)

With the increased relevance of blockchain in the enterprise, key strategic trends have started to emerge.... More

Copyrights in the Era of AI (Adobe Blog)

In many cases, the data required for AI systems often includes copyrighted content. This process—usually referred to as “machine learning”— raises a fundamental intellectua... More

Why 2020 Will be the Year of Automated Machine Learning (Gigabit)

As the fuel that powers their ongoing digital transformation efforts, businesses everywhere are looking for ways to derive as much insight as possible from their data. The accompan... More

How Blockchain Will Transform Media, Entertainment (Forbes)

One of the greatest issues in entertainment is ownership and rights management over content. The awkwardness of tracking who owns what across audio, visual, and written content has... More

How AI Will Turn Us All Into Filmmakers (Wired)

As artificial intelligence sneaks its way into all corners of life—driving, finance, chatbots—everyday video will become ripe for an upgrade.... More

An AI to Make Practical Decisions and to Play Flappy Bird (ZDNet)

Babak Hodjat and his lean team of machine learning scientists at Cognizant believe they’ve shown a form of evolutionary computation that can transform corporate decision making. ... More

After a Decade of Digital Disruption, What Can Leaders Expect in the 2020s? (Digitalist)

Early in this new decade, it’s no surprise that digital transformation in parallel with innovation and disruption remains a red-hot issue keeping CEOs around the globe awake at n... More

Will Weak Passwords Doom the Internet of Things (SecurityIntelligence)

Weak passwords can hurt any organization’s security efforts and make any device easily hackable, but could they also be the greatest point of failure for internet of things secur... More