Is Your Licensing Growth Strategy Better Than ‘Harry Potter’s’?

By Natasha Carter, global marketing manager, Vistex – I recently watched a webinar put on by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association (LIMA) on “Ref... More

Ooyala to Share AI, Metadata Insights at MESA’s Microsoft Media & Entertainment Day

Execs from online video tech company Ooyala will be on hand July 25 at the inaugural Microsoft Media & Entertainment Day, at the Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) on Eighth Avenue ... More

All Things Metadata Discussed July 25 at Metadata Madness East

The benefits of asset management for content, automation of workflows, data integration across business units, and the latest in consumer analytics will all be discussed July 25 at... More

Cisco Execs: AR and VR are Changing Retail

NEW YORK -- Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are already being used by retailers to enhance customer experience and those dealers that aren’t taking advantage of t... More

Is Premium VOD the Death of the Movie Theater? Not so Fast …

By Natasha Carter, Vistex - Digital is king. OTT is the way to go. Mobile is the future! That’s what everyone is saying at least. If that’s true, does this mean the theater-... More

IBM Report: CEOs Across Industries Expect Cognitive Computing to Play Key Role

CEOs across multiple industries expect that cognitive computing will play a major role in their companies’ futures, according to the findings of a new IBM study. Seventy-three pe... More

M&E Journal: Tackling Data to Create Smart Production

By Matt Turner, CTO Media & Entertainment, MarkLogic Corporation - Not taking advantage of the data around content has never had bigger consequences for media organizations.... More

Salesforce CEO Touts Significance of AI at Tokyo Event

The significance of artificial intelligence (AI) to Salesforce and multiple business sectors continues to grow, according to company CEO Marc Benioff. “The opportunity for ar... More

Salesforce Touts New Einstein Platform Services at AI Conference

NEW YORK — Salesforce unveiled new Einstein Platform Services that it said at the second annual O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence (AI) conference June 28 will enable developers ... More

M&E Journal: The Rise Of Digital Pipeline Tools

By Weyron Henriques and Chris Reynolds, Deluxe Entertainment Services Group - It’s not news that VFX and post-production processes have become increasingly complex due to the... More

Salesforce’s Social Studio Joins YouTube Measurement Program

Social Studio, Salesforce’s social media measurement service, has been certified as a launch partner for YouTube’s Measurement Program, a new service that looks to verify the Y... More

Sony Preps ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ VR Experience

Ahead of the July 7 theatrical release of “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” the virtual reality arm of Sony Pictures is debuting a VR experience for the film, putting VR fans in the sh... More