Topic: Media

Over 200 first-time exhibitors to attend NAB Show 2019

Over 200 first-time exhibitors to attend NAB Show 2019
By Tim Grayson | 25 March 2019

Among 650 exhibiting companies at the show, Microsoft is set to have a significant presence

Broadcast Bionics is empowering radio stations

Broadcast Bionics is empowering radio stations
By Guest | 22 March 2019

Traditional radio has always produced compelling content but has struggled to assert itself with the emergence of new media. The Bionic Studio brings that content to wider and new audiences

Managing director Dan McQuillin explains how the firm is expanding the traditional media’s audience

IMG Media to use Microsoft Azure-based Blackbird for another three years

IMG Media to use Microsoft Azure-based Blackbird for another three years
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 March 2019

Sports media distributor will extend its use of Forbidden Technologies’ cloud video editor

Ownzones and GrayMeta partner to help manage media libraries

Ownzones and GrayMeta partner to help manage media libraries
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 March 2019

Microsoft partners will use AI and machine learning to improve the user experience

5G to improve the sports viewing experience first, says Ovum

5G to improve the sports viewing experience first, says Ovum
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 February 2019

Research commissioned by Amdocs suggests that network operators will offer AR and VR to fans

NAB Show: where content comes to life

NAB Show: where content comes to life
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 February 2019

6-11 April 2019; Las Vegas

Event invites over 1,700 exhibitors to join the media, entertainment and technology community

The power of audience analytics in media and entertainment

The power of audience analytics in media and entertainment
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 February 2019

Connected analytics can help organisations to deliver the right content to the right person at the right time

Connected analytics can help organisations deliver the right content to the right person at the right time

MPP Global launches new function to help publishing and media firms

MPP Global launches new function to help publishing and media firms
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 January 2019

Microsoft Azure-based eSuite solution aids the creation and management of physical subscription sales

Abbey Road Studios uses artificial intelligence to explore music's future

Abbey Road Studios uses artificial intelligence to explore music's future
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 November 2018

London music studio held its first hackathon using Microsoft technology

ZEE5 takes content library global with Azure solutions

ZEE5 takes content library global with Azure solutions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 November 2018

Indian media company chooses Microsoft cloud services for performance and security

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry
By Lindsay James | 29 October 2018

The cloud is driving change in the media industry at an incredible rate, thanks to benefits achieved by its scalability and affordability. In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of the sector and outline strategies for success in the years ahead

In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of media companies

Medientage München chooses x.news platform

Medientage München chooses x.news platform
By Lindsay James | 26 October 2018

Media conference organiser will use the tool for live monitoring and research

POLITICO Europe chooses Microsoft technology to power its elections hub

POLITICO Europe chooses Microsoft technology to power its elections hub
By Lindsay James | 10 October 2018

News organisation will use Power BI to report on 2019 European Parliamentary elections

Video: Can artificial intelligence make TV better?

Video: Can artificial intelligence make TV better?
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2018

Microsoft’s Tony Emerson revealed his vision for the future at the recent Edinburgh Television Festival

 

InnoWave reveals new additions to InnSpect portfolio

InnoWave reveals new additions to InnSpect portfolio
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2018

Tools for the media industry include InnSpect QoS, InnSpect ONE and InnSpect AI

SUPER RTL adopts Ooyala Flex Media platform on Microsoft Azure

SUPER RTL adopts Ooyala Flex Media platform on Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 24 September 2018

German network co-owned by Disney and RTL hopes to streamline operations

ProSiebenSat.1 signs MPP Global for digital evolution

ProSiebenSat.1 signs MPP Global for digital evolution
By Lindsay James | 20 September 2018

German media company will use the eSuite solution to launch new streaming service

Creating the interactive live shows of the future

Creating the interactive live shows of the future
By Lindsay James | 18 September 2018

HOFr and Sventertainment are using the Sye Streaming Service by Net Insight to launch next generation interactive live app experiences

Primetime and HOFr use Azure-based Sye Streaming Service to launch live app experiences 

TC3 Summit 2018: Nine startups to share their stories on stage

TC3 Summit 2018: Nine startups to share their stories on stage
By Lindsay James | 14 September 2018

Companies will outline how they are succeeding by collaborating with global telco providers

How artificial intelligence is transforming the media industry

How artificial intelligence is transforming the media industry
By Lindsay James | 07 September 2018

Artificial intelligence offers huge promise for media companies – yet success to date has been reserved for the pioneering few. Here we discover what needs to be done to overcome challenges and ensure the benefits are felt right across the industry

While AI offers promise for media companies, success to date has been reserved for the pioneering few

IBC 2018: The evolution of the media landscape

IBC 2018: The evolution of the media landscape
By Lindsay James | 30 August 2018

13-17 September 2018; RAI Amsterdam

Event aims to engage, inform and inspire content creators and owners from around the world 

Metastage opens Microsoft-powered Mixed Reality Capture Studio in LA

Metastage opens Microsoft-powered Mixed Reality Capture Studio in LA
By Lindsay James | 15 August 2018

Facility uses volumetric capture solution to create 360-degree holograms from real life subjects

An easy way for comms and media companies to integrate AI

An easy way for comms and media companies to integrate AI
By Guest | 06 August 2018

Steven Armstrong from Blue Prism explains how, by infusing artificial intelligence into a digital workforce platform, communications and media companies can boost innovation and become more creative

Steven Armstrong from Blue Prism explains the benefits of infusing AI into a digital workforce platform

How in-flight entertainment is made easy for AirFi

How in-flight entertainment is made easy for AirFi
By Lindsay James | 01 August 2018

Using StreamingBuzz’s BuzzOff solution, global in-flight entertainment provider AirFi is enabling airline passengers to stream offline digital rights management protected content to their own mobile, tablet or laptop

The global in-flight entertainment provider is using StreamingBuzz’s BuzzOff solution

Transforming media production in the cloud

Transforming media production in the cloud
By Guest | 27 July 2018

Cloud-based workflows are helping to meet the operational and financial challenges of media’s rapid digitisation, dramatically increasing production capacity and easing the financial burden of content creation and distribution. Craig Dwyer from Avid tells us more

Cloud-based workflows are helping media’s rapid digitisation, says Craig Dwyer from Avid

PGA TOUR leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud in new AI-enabled application

PGA TOUR leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud in new AI-enabled application
By Lindsay James | 02 July 2018

Solution will provide golf fans with real-time statistical trends and storylines relevant to the current action

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 June 2018

Technology will help to manage content rights and royalties more effectively

Finnish baseball teams launch app built on PayiQ and Wallasvaara tools

Finnish baseball teams launch app built on PayiQ and Wallasvaara tools
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 May 2018

Pesis will combine a mobile ticketing system and an audience engagement platform  

IBC and TM Forum to drive open innovation between media industries

IBC and TM Forum to drive open innovation between media industries
By Elizabeth Robinson | 17 May 2018

Partnership will focus on developing multi-company, rapid proof-of-concept catalyst projects

Get more from your content archive with AI

Get more from your content archive with AI
By Guest | 14 May 2018

Paula Minardi, head of content strategy at Ooyala, says that many companies struggle to find, manage and monetise their video assets. Ooyala Flex works with Microsoft Video Indexer to bring advanced metadata management and artificial intelligence to archived content

Ooyala's Paula Minardi says that many companies struggle to manage and monetise their video assets

Eurovision Song Contest 2018 turns to Spott to improve audience interaction

Eurovision Song Contest 2018 turns to Spott to improve audience interaction
By Lindsay James | 11 May 2018

Solution runs on Azure and uses Microsoft’s facial recognition and language detection software

NAB Show 2018: What to expect at this year’s event

NAB Show 2018: What to expect at this year’s event
By Elizabeth Robinson | 29 March 2018

7-12 April 2018; Las Vegas, US

Event will cover innovations and solutions for professionals in the media and technology industries