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Universal Pictures teams up with digital media company to bring 'Battleship ...
Fox News
AP  Leading digital media company Eventful Inc. has joined forces with Universal Pictures for the first-ever online campaign to allow our nation's troops to experience the adventure blockbuster “Battleship,” before the rest of ...

NAB: Broadcasters Conference Highlights Digital Content
Mashable
At the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show, digital media professionals will present, educate and collaborate on the industry's latest technology. The show takes place April 14-19 in Las Vegas, Nev. Founded in 1923, NAB has certainly come a ...

Western Europe's Digital TV Conversion Slows
World Screen
By Kristin Brzoznowski LONDON: Western Europe is not expected to reach full digital TVpenetration until 2017, with only two of the 15 countries covered having fully converted to digital at the end of 2011, according to a new report from Digital TV ...

Wal-Mart's disc-to-digital service is simple, if you know Vudu
Chicago Tribune
I brought nine DVDs to Wal-Mart, waited maybe 10 minutes for an associate to enter them into a computer, and when I got home they were ready to stream on myTV and PC. Wal-Mart's new "disc-to-digital" service, which was shown off to themedia this week ...

Chicago Tribune

Shades of 1984 Emerge in Broadcast TV Copyright Flap
Wired News
In other words, Aereo lets those in New York who want to watch on their iPad what they can pull down for free from the public airwaves to their TV with an antenna. For the moment, the service is free, but will soon charge $12 monthly.

Wired News

Internet Broadcasting and CoreMedia CEOs Plot How to Break Out of Technology ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
The panel will discuss how media and broadcasting companies are innovating digital business models to monetize their online audiences, seamlessly distribute content across multiple channels and stay competitive. The NAB Show is an annual conference and ...

Strategic Partnership Provides Cablemas With Formula for Pay-TV Success
MarketWatch (press release)
LAS VEGAS, NV, Apr 12, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- NAB Expo - Cablemas, Mexico's 2nd largest cable operator, with 1.2 million cable subscribers, continues to provide a benchmark for digital TV and advanced consumer services in Latin America's ...

Internet Marketing Tips Now Taught Free of Charge at MarketersBlackBook.com
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Internet marketing is very competitive, and one company is putting a new spin on the way tips and tricks are delivered to marketers. Marketer's Black Book is now providing free tips and tricks for Internet marketers to use when building SEO empires.

Online Ventures delivers 'industry apology'
How Do
All of this may have contributed to a more straight forward introduction to the different parts of the Online Ventures group, from Facebook commerce (F-Commerce) to social media and search. The closest the event came to an apology was chief operating ...

How Do

New Digital TV Technologies Demonstrated at 2012 NAB Show Extend Value and ...
CisionWire (press release)
LAS VEGAS, April 13, 2012 – Digital TV continues to evolve with the emerging demands for mobility, personalization and Internet functionality, and the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) will highlight new innovations at the 2012 NAB Show that ...

SeattlePI.com Embraces Three Years of Online-Only News & Teaming with Hearst ...
Seattle Post Intelligencer
The three year milestone recently passed since Seattle Post-Intelligencer transitioned as the area's oldest business; from publishing an over 140 year old newspaper, to becoming anonline-only resource for the Greater Seattle – Tacoma market.

Media Alert: Mobile Content Venture to Demonstrate Dyle(TM) Mobile TV at NAB ...
Exec Digital (press release)
... CA--(Marketwire - April 12, 2012) - Dyle Mobile TV, presented by Mobile Content Venture (MCV), announced today it will exhibit and demonstrate its Dyle™ Mobile TV service on a range of devices at the 2012 NAB Show, the world's largest digital ...

Brain Farm Digital Cinema Shares First Footage Captured with Cineflex ELITE at NAB
MarketWatch (press release)
LAS VEGAS, Apr 13, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Brain Farm Digital Cinema (Brain Farm), a premier turn-key production house that captures and produces high-end film, TV, digital and commercial content, worked with the General Dynamics Global Imaging ...

Eye on the show: The art & science of the TV promo
CNET
by George Schweitzer April 12, 2012 1:56 PM PDT Even with all of the media choices available to viewers today, on-air promotion continues to be the single most effective way for TV marketers like CBS to get the word out about our shows.

Private media firms fighting CBC over music-streaming site
Montreal Gazette
Some private-sector media companies are fighting the CBC's recently launched music-streaming website. The companies, which include Quebecor Inc., Cogeco Cable Inc. and Stingray Digital Media Group, say it's not part of the government-owned ...

Media providers fighting CBC site
Victoria Times Colonist
By Derek Abma, Postmedia News April 13, 2012 The companies, which include Quebecor Inc., Cogeco Cable Inc. and Stingray Digital Media Group, say it's not part of the government-owned broadcaster's mandate to compete with fee-based music streaming ...

EVS Broadcast Equipment invites its shareholders to the Ordinary General ...
Reuters
EVS Broadcast Equipment, the leader in Professional Digital Video applications for live, near-live and studio TV production, today published the invitation to its Ordinary General Meeting to be held on May 15, 2012, at its headquarters in Li├Ęge.

CentralParQ Software and Interra Systems Announce Technical Partnership at NAB
SYS-CON Media (press release)
TV Everywhere is part of Consolidated Media Industries Holding (CMI), a group of companies with a common focus on creating, managing, distributing and monetizing digital media. Interra Systems is a software products and services provider for Digital ...

TiVo Global Reputation Leads to Victory in Trademark Lawsuit Against ...
MarketWatch (press release)
ALVISO, CA, Apr 13, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ:TIVO) , known globally as the creator of and a leader in advanced television services including digital video recorders (DVRs), announced today that an Australia Federal Court ruling ...

YouTube stars get Hollywood superagents
USA TODAY
Green, who represented stars such as Roseanne Barr and Martin Lawrence at the height of their TV careers, realized there was a new business to be had from the online audience. "It's a seismic shift," says Green, the CEO of The Collective, ...

USA TODAY

Hands-on with Walmart's disc-to-digital program
ConsumerReports.org
Earlier this week, I had a chance to preview Walmart's new disc-to-digital in-store program, which officially kicks off next Monday, April 16th. The program—which works with Vudu, the streaming media service Walmart acquired two years ago—lets you ...

Social TV Viewing, Word of Mouth, and Ad Effectiveness
SYS-CON Media (press release) (blog)
This is an argument put forth by Steven Bellman et al. in their 2011 paper “How Coviewing Reduces the Effectiveness of TV Advertising”. The argument that it helps the advertiser is the “social influence” model, which posits that the presence of other ...
SYS-CON Media (press release) (blog)

MediaMind 24/7 Partnership Could Lead to TV Integration
ClickZ
A roadmap is laid out for how a single platform could begin to address TV, digital TV, digital and social media." Bloom said that MediaMind and 24/7 have been working on deeper integration to allow joint customers within WPP using MediaMind to more ...

Entertainment Device Convergence: The State of Play
TechNewsWorld
Classic Pay TV content is generally being moved to the cloud. A mix of broadcast and Internet-delivered content is called "Hybrid." Video on Demand (VoD) delivered over the Internet, coupled with classic cable systems or over-the-air broadcasts, ...

Social media ad campaigns that achieve the unthinkable: 100% response rates
Jerusalem Post (blog)
Most social media advertising is poorly suited to the medium. According to Vindico, nearly all (98%) online video ads were re-purposed from a broadcast original. The lack of originality is one reason ads and sponsored stories on Facebook realize ...

Score Media swings to Q2 loss, sales decline
Proactive Investors USA & Canada
Revenues from digital media totalled $700000, down from the year-prior figure of $800000. Chief executive John Levy of Score Media said, however, that it was encouraging to see continued growth in the second quarter for TV advertising revenue.

Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Tomorrow Will Be Televised: Google TV Enters the Hackathon Zone
SYS-CON Media (press release) (blog)
By Shelly Palmer Something that's a potential watershed in the generation of interactive TV takes place next weekend. Something not on anyone's radar screen just two years ago, now quite commonplace in the digital frontier–the hackathon.
SYS-CON Media (press release) (blog)

CDMN Canada 3.0 2012 Attracts Delegation from Brazil, Fulfilling Joint Vision ...
Broadcaster
STRATFORD, ON, April 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Realizing an objective announced by Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff in August, 2011, the CDMN Canada 3.0 digital media forum will include a breakout stream customized ...

Research and Markets: Taiwan - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Forecasts
SunHerald.com
This report (17th Edition) covers trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile,internet, broadband, digital TV and IPTV developments. For those needing high level objective analysis on Taiwan, this report is essential reading.

What's On India's TV Street Maps Expands Reach To 450 Cities With ...
By Shruti Shreya
TV guide company, What's-On-India, which had launched TV Street Maps (TSM), a television channel distribution & connectivity monitoring vertical in. ... The service offers day-to-day TVchannel monitoring for availability, frequency & changes by head-ends & towns, mapping of DTH, Analogue Cable and Digital Cable, and details related to vicinity connectivity, audio & video quality monitoring, language feed check, ... However, the company does not offer an online map for the service.
MediaNama: Digital Media in India

WPP's 24/7 Media And DG's MediaMind Link Up; Hecht On Weather ...
By AdExchanger.com
On ClickZ, Susan Kuchinskas reports that WPP's 24/7 and MediaMind have inked a new partnership which could mean convergence is ever-closer as data-driven, addressable mediacomes to TV. ... According to the release, "The new funding will be used to further fuel R&D -- focused on both the flagship FraudNet platform and the AdTruth pro-privacy digital media device recognition division. ... Chinese users average about an hour a day more online than U.S.Internet users.
AdExchanger.com: Exchanging Ideas...

JESS3 - Blog / 100 Million Facebook Fans: GM Kristin Frank on ...
Today I'd like to introduce you to the woman is responsible for guiding MTV through the ever changing landscapes of TV, web, social and mobile: Kristin Frank. ... Since taking the position of General Manager of Digital Media in 2009, Kristin has increased traffic to MTV's sites at an astounding rate. ... Really early on, everyone, from the Viacom leadership down, saw the enormous potential social media platforms would have in helping us create two-way dialog with audiences.
JESS3 Blog

Mixtape | 'Texas Cannonball' Freddie King
Twinkle VanWinkle, LIN Digital Media Entertainment Producer. The days leading up to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction ceremony are filled with drama. But once you get past the naysayers, the haters and the critics, you have a list of ...
Entertainment | WNDY TV

Austin Candidates Go Digital and Social | Reporting Texas
By komcelroy
“If you've got $10000 to spend on your City Council race, social media will be a very powerful ally,” said Josh Berthume, founder of Swash Labs, a digital media advertising company. Berthume says social media plays a role not only in ...
Reporting Texas

expri.org - digital media, information services, internet research: 6 ...
By Emma Barnett, Digital Media Editor Sixty-eight percent of women are now using Facebook more than traditional TV guides to dictate their viewing habits, ...
www.expri.org/.../6-answers-about-your-next-tv-with-or.html

UTStarcom Signs IPTV Broadcasting Control Platform Contract in ...
"Our RollingStream technology system will provide Chongqing Radio and Television Group with a digital, high-definition and bi-directional IPTV broadcasting ...
digitalproducer.digitalmedianet.com/.../UTStarcom-Signs-IPT...

Engage Customers: Embrace the Digital Media Evolution | Netsertive
Think back to what was happening in the digital media world of 2005, a lifetime ... Despite the sluggish economy, online ad spending will reach nearly $40 billion ...
www.netsertive.com/engage-customers-embrace-the-digital-m...

Digital Media for Marketing – Online Biz Insiders podcast – episode 57
Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this episode of Online Biz Insiders podcast, we discuss the benefits and efficiency of using digital media in your ...
onlinebizinsiders.com/.../digital-media-for-marketing-online-b...

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