Do People Still Want Their MTV?
MediaPost Publications (blog)
Leading off the afternoon keynotes at OMMA Global, is Dermot McCormack, EVP, Digital Media, MTV Networks. McCormack laid out his 3 pillars for the evolving future of creating content for new platforms: building authority, curate and provide context to ...
How The Social Web Has Rewired The Digital World From The Ground Up
The first generation of digital media publishers turned to search engine optimization to solve that, with an endless and constantly escalating set of editorial and technical tricks to bait search algorithms to rank them highly. ...
Merkle Introduces Merkle Connect
MarketWatch (press release)
We bring a deep-rooted foundation in strategic consulting, data-driven analytics and creative, together with digital media expertise, to help our clients align social marketing strategies with consumer behaviors." Merkle EVP and chief marketing officer ...
Entropic Communications, Zenverge to Enable TV and Movies on Any Screen
MarketWatch (press release)
This powerful architecture results in a high-performance, low-latency, lower power digital mediaprocessor capable of transcoding HD content up to four-times faster than real-time, and up to 30-times faster for lower-resolution content. ...
Limpag: Making money in new media
The nature of digital media allows people to start things relatively cheap that it doesn't make sense to drag on, bleeding money for years. At a certain point, it becomes obstinacy. It doesn't make sense to keep telling yourself “this will work, ...
National Film Board Deploys Multi-platform OTT Delivery Workflow
The National Film Board of Canada is building a new multi-screen digital media delivery workflow. The NFB has announced a working partnership with France-based video compression company ATEME, and the two will built around ATEME's TITAN video ...
Schumacher: “It was $40 million down the Drain, but I had a lot of Fun!”
Veteran journalist, editor and media entrepreneur Edward Schumacher-Matos, provided a touch of humor –and some bitter realities around the Hispanic media market- during Portada's 5th Annual Hispanic Print and Digital Media Conference Thursday afternoon ...
What ISVs Can Learn from Reed Hastings' Bold Netflix Move
Software Advice (blog)
by Michael Koploy Reed Hastings – Netflix co-founder, CEO and longtime proponent of the “digital media movement” – announced Sept. 18 that Netflix would be splitting along distribution lines into two separate companies. The online streaming service ...
Festival brings digital artists to Providence
The Brown Daily Herald
22 at the Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts. The festival — part of a larger celebration hosted by FirstWorks — draws both local and international artists to explore the intersection of art and technology in the digital media age. ...
MediaBrix Names IDG's Bob Carrigan to Board of Directors
MarketWatch (press release)
Before helping launch Revel Partners, an early-expansion stage investment group focused on financing disruptive innovation in the areas of digital media & internet technology in February 2011, Mr. Kemper was a Principal with Steelpoint Capital Partners ...
Digital Signage Provider Amscreen Teams Up With French Lottery
Digital Signage Expo
Amscreen, the UK's largest nationwide digital media network owner, recently announced a deal with La Francaise des Jeux, France's national lottery operator, which will see 4000 electronic jackpot communication displays installed in stores across the ...
Media-Buying System Rivals DDS and MediaBank Shack Up
Responding to complaints that DDS's tools haven't kept up with the rapidly evolving digital media world, the company launched a revamped iDesk in July. The digital media-buying system, which manages the complete campaign including billing and other ...
UltraViolet: Boom Or Bust For Studios And Consumers?
UltraViolet represents a great step forward in digital media”. That certainly sounds like a huge vote of confidence and this was echoed by more than 20 other alliance members including Microsoft and Paramount Pictures but, will UltraViolet succeed? ...
For local news, TV is dominant but the Internet is our digital future
"I would suggest that many of the citizen-powered information systems will not look like a newspaper website," commented Jeff Sonderman, a digital media fellow at The Poynter Institute for Media Studies, when asked for his opinion, fittingly, ...
How Will Mobile Reshape Online Advertising?
Mobile devices are changing the way that people consume digital media. To illustrate that, Carson presented figures showing how media consumption on tablets differs from media consumption on mobile phones. Tablet users, he revealed, consume 3.7x more ...
Accounts and People of Note in the Ad Industry
New York Times
He had been director for user experience and creative at the National Football League's Digital Media Group, Los Angeles. Cate Carley joined MaxPoint Interactive, Morrisville, NC, in a new post, vice president for agency sales. ...
Is Twitter Trying To Catch A Tax Leprechaun?
Twitter's decision to open an office in Dublin has prompted an Irish government agency to crow about a"Ireland's dynamic digital media cluster.” This is great publicity for Ireland to be sure, but it's also a pretty safe bet that the Twitter arrival ...
The kids are online — children entering digital age earlier than ever
The adoption age for digital media has been dropping so quickly, in fact, that there are now tablets designed exclusively for babies and toddlers. The infant-aimed Vinci, which retails for $389 to $479, hit the market in August, while LeapFrog's new ...
Astral Mix Introduces 'The Works'
Should OTT services like Netflix or YouTube be mandated to contribute financilly to Canada's broadcast or digital media productions funds? Yes -- Just like broadcasters, financial contributions should be mandatory. Yes -- They should face similar ...
Shah Rukh launches custom-built channel on YouTube
Times of India
One' I leveraged upon this potential of digital media," he said. 'Ra.One' movie channel is the first customised channel of its kind to be released in India for a Bollywood movie on YouTube. Internationally, YouTube has worked with several Hollywood ...
The Future of Media is Not About the Future of Media At All
Steve Parker Jr, is Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Levelwing - a data-driven solutions firm and also writes about digital media and business at AskingSmarterQuestions.com. You can follow him on Twitter @sparkerj. by Chase McMichael, 46 minutes ago.
Hoax! Fake Facebook Fees - Digital Media Wire
By Chris Marlowe
Apparently you can't keep a good hoax down. Once again, spammers and well-meaning users are spreading the falsehood that Facebook intends to start charging. This time the claim is that the social networking giant is going to start selling ...
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Telemedicine and Digital Media Are Improving Healthcare
By Anthony Salveggi
I've come across some interesting articles over the past week about the advantages of video collaboration tools within the healthcare environment, including telemedicine.
AVI-SPL Corporate Blog
Meet a Speaker from Challenging Digital Media: The Performing ...
By Kayleigh Platz
Meet a Speaker from Challenging Digital Media: The Performing Arts. Andreas Weixler of the Anton Bruckner Private University in Linz, Austria. Our final speaker and performer we will highlight is Andreas Weixler, a composer and media artist ...
Waterloo Stratford Campus
HeartWood Youth Media Team – First Training Weekend! « Leaders ...
The purpose of the Youth Media team is to train young people in digital media arts, story-telling and social media management, and to support them in using these skills to tell stories about their communities that otherwise may go unnoticed. ...
Leaders of Today
Video: Teaching the drums | Alex Gamela - Digital Media & Journalism
By Alex Gamela
This Sunday was spent editing a video for a multimedia package I'm doing about an independent cultural centre. My subject is Filipe, the drum teacher, and he.
Alex Gamela - Digital Media & Journalism
Creating social media guidelines for a museum | MuseumNext ...
In many museums you will find enthusiastic members of staff who understand that social media can play an important role in a museum, but who find it difficult to persuade their management team, board or the local government who manage ...
MuseumNext - Europe's big conference...
Speaker: Antero Garcia
By diy days
Finally, I'm looking forward to continuing the work I have been doing preparing for the 2012 Digital Media and Learning Conference (http://dml2012.dmlcentral.net/) and contributing to the National Writing Project's Digital Is resource ...
DIY Days - a roving conference...
The emerging affluent | T3 Thinks
By Jocelyn Lai
Compared to the general U.S. population, these Millennials are the heaviest digital media users. They're 95 percent more likely to own a smart phone and on average spend 4.5 more hours online. • They'll continue to love digital. This group is ...
Cindy's Take on Tech» Blog Archive » 7 Things Everyone in Your ...
By Cindy Royal
Do you consider yourself in charge of a digital media organization? And, does everyone in your organization know that they work in a digital media organization? ... Everyone would understand the key terms of digital media. We must speak the ...
Cindy's Take on Tech
Do People Still Want Their MTV?
Popular streaming channels: Netflix: The king of movie and TV show streaming. $7.99/mo. YouTube: User-submitted videos and some original programming. Free. Hulu Plus: TV shows days after they air and some movies. $7.99/mo. Amazon Prime: A strong Netflix competitor with other Amazon benefits. $79/year. Crackle: Movies and TV mostly from Sony's library. Free. Vudu: Movie rental site owned by Walmart. Fees per movie