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Now Deploy VIDIZMO’s Video Platform Solutions Directly from Azure Marketplace

VIDIZMO LLC, a Microsoft IP co-sell ready gold partner recognized in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Video Content Management (EVCM), announced the availability of its live and on-demand video streaming and management solutions, digital asset media solution (DAM), and digital evidence management solution (DEM) for purchase and deployment directly from Azure Marketplace and Azure Government Marketplace within minutes. Built on top of the Azure cloud platform, which provides the compute, storage, networking, and…

Baidu to Empower Content Creators and Further Integrate AI Technologies in Strengthened Mobile Ecosystem

Baidu will encourage content creators to develop high-quality, knowledge-based livestreams on its interconnected mobile platforms Baidu, Inc. announced a series of measures to support content creators on its mobile platforms and set out its overall mobile strategy at the 2020 Wanxiang Conference, an event hosted by the company's Mobile Ecosystem Group (MEG), which marked the one-year anniversary since Baidu's search, feed, and mobile businesses were consolidated under MEG. In light of impressive user growth and increased…

Brightcove Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for Dominating the Online Video Platforms Market with Innovative Growth Strategies

Recipient of the 2020 Global Market Leadership Award, Brightcove continues to grow and improve the value of its offering with a commitment to stability, security, and creative disruption Based on its recent analysis of the global online video platforms (OVP) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Brightcove Inc. with the 2020 Global Market Leadership Award. Leveraging broad expertise in media workflows and marketing, Brightcove delivers the industry-leading OVP supplemented by an extensive ecosystem of third-party…

Torque Esports Ecosystem Thrives In #StayAtHomeEconomy

- Live ESPN coverage leads global television content partnerships for esports racing explosion - 300 percent monthly game download increase in April from Eden Games in #StayAtHomeEconomy - 250 percent increase for UMG Gaming in monthly entrants during April as college fans get something to cheer for after March Madness's cancellation Already renowned as a market leader in esports streaming, Torque Esports Corp.'s significant 2020 expansion has continued with content partnerships with major television networks.…

RingCentral Releases RingCentral Video to Address Work from Anywhere Demands; Completes Message Video Phone Solution

Available immediately as part of RingCentral Office, AT&T Office@Hand, and Avaya Cloud Office RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, today announced RingCentral Video (RCV), a reimagined video meetings experience. Leveraging RingCentral’s open platform, RingCentral Video will be another component offered as part of RingCentral Office®, completing RingCentral’s differentiated Message Video Phone™ (MVP) solution. RingCentral Video…

New AI-Powered Content Management Platform From Binumi Pro Will ‘Democratise’ Video

The Reef enables online creation, collaboration and curation AI tools include auto transcriptions and facial recognitio Video-editing platform Binumi Pro has launched an AI-powered content management system, as part of its ambitious mission to make video production accessible for businesses and teams of all sizes. The PaaS (Platform as a Service) company’s new scalable video storage ecosystem, The Reef, allows users to create, collaborate and curate their content securely. Marketing Technology News: Pixalate…

OpenSlate Launches Universal SlateScore Metric for Digital Video

Industry Standard Metric Redesigned to Deliver Marketers a Consistent Lens on Content Quality Across All Online Video OpenSlate, the leading provider of content ratings across the world’s largest digital platforms, announced the launch of a new universal SlateScore for digital video content. The re-engineered SlateScore is applied across nearly 4MM channels and pages on YouTube and Facebook and is designed for use across the open web. The content quality standard, which has been in place since OpenSlate launched in 2012,…

How Translating Subtitles and Closed Captions Boosts Video Content Marketing

Closed captioning, like subtitling, display text on a video screen to provide additional and/or interpretive information. These textual supplements to visual content can do wonders for your Marketing and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Having closed captions and subtitles available in many languages can vastly expand your viewership and therefore your potential reach and revenues. Current Digital Marketing trends are pushing constantly to greater globalization of translated Video material and Content Marketing. Your…

iQIYI Announces its 2020 Strategy of the iQIYI Knowledge App, Focusing on Educational Videos and IP-based Content

iQIYI, Inc., an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China, announced its 2020 strategy for the iQIYI Knowledge App (the "App") at the iQIYI Knowledge Ceremony (the "Ceremony") held in Beijing on December 18th, 2019. At the Ceremony, industry experts and partners including Liu Tianchi, founder of Liu Tianchi Performance Workshop, Guo Liang, Vice President of Qingting FM, John Gray, world master of marriage relationship, etc. gathered to discuss development trends of paid knowledge in 2020.…

GumGum Introduces In-Video Ad Unit

Sprint Will Beta Test New Non-Disruptive Alternative to Pre- and Mid-Roll Ads GumGum, Inc., a technology and artificial intelligence company specializing in solutions for advertising and media, announced the preliminary rollout of a new In-Video ad unit. The animated overlay, which offers a uniquely high impact non-invasive ad experience for online video content, has been made available to select partners through a pilot beta-test program. Sprint is among several brands participating. “These In-Video units have a simple…

In A World Where “Big Data is Video”, An AI Language for Machines Emerges

CDVA, the 1st Global AI Standard, Enables Words Supporting a Language between Machines to Develop for Lower Cost, Lower Latency and Energy Efficient Automation Intelligence Gyrfalcon Technology Inc. (GTI) sees interest surging around MPEG7's latest standards that usher in a wave of capabilities leveraging AI, but more importantly, solving issues for AI that promise to accelerate deployment, reduce latency, lower cost and alleviate compatibility. It is timely that such standards are emerging, as machines are becoming the…

Thinking Back and Looking Ahead at the Programmatic Ecosystem – Brand Safety is No Longer a Pipe Dream

Back in 2017, the programmatic marketplace was tainted by multiple controversies—all surrounding concerns around brand safety and the legitimacy of content where ads were being placed. Most notably, brands began pulling ads from YouTube due to instances where advertisements were being programmatically placed alongside various forms of controversial content (from extremist propaganda to hate videos and more). Google was quick to respond with more than just an apology—mapping out a plan for how they would continue to…

Parks Associates’ 2nd Annual Future of Video Addresses New Content Strategies With Executives From Akamai

20% of OTT subscribers say they would have reconsidered cancelling if they could have put hold on subscription Parks Associates research finds, among the US broadband households that cancelled an OTT service in the past year, 20% say they would have reconsidered if they'd had the ability to put the subscription on hold to use later. Parks Associates will host the second annual Future of Video: OTT, Pay TV, and Digital Media, December 9-11, in Marina del Rey, California, featuring industry leaders perspectives on viewer…

Maoyan Cooperating with Tencent Video to Develop Comprehensive Entertainment Consumption Platform

Maoyan Entertainment, a leading platform providing innovative Internet-empowered entertainment services in China, and internet giant Tencent announced that they have made significant progress in their strategic alliance. Maoyan and Tencent Video have nailed down cooperation framework to integrate their ecosystems and resources to develop China's leading and comprehensive entertainment consumption platform. Maoyan and Tencent have been strengthening cooperation after their…

Blackbird.AI launches AI-Based Solution for Governments and Businesses to Combat Deliberate Online Falsehoods in Real-time

Technology, Regulation, and Education Must Work Hand-In-Hand to Tackle Disinformation Threats Now Seen as the New Normal Artificial Intelligence Can Address the Growing Concern of Disinformation Campaigns in Asia As disinformation becomes a leading global cyber threat, AI-based technology provider Blackbird.AI, unveiled its solution to combat these attacks. Previewed at a forum to some of Southeast Asia’s leading businesses and political communities, the new solution is poised to become an essential tool and tech-driven…

Tencent Video Shares Vision for International Market at MIPCOM

The Leading Streaming Platform in China Aims to Tell Chinese Stories with an International Perspective Jeff Han, Senior Vice President of Tencent Penguin Pictures spoke at the MIPCOM in Cannes on Oct. 15 to share Tencent Video's journey and success in bringing quality digital content from China into the international market. China has the most Internet users in the world – 854 million as of the end of June. Among them, over 750 million users also use online video services. Since its establishment eight years ago,…

Basis by Centro is No. 1 for DSP and Video Advertising on Global User Review Site G2

Basis Has Been the Top DSP for the Past Three Years Centro, a global provider of advertising technology, announced that its Basis software scored the No. 1 position for the Demand Side Platform (DSP) and Video Advertising categories according to G2’s Fall Grid report. G2 also listed Basis as a Leader in the Cross-Channel Advertising and Mobile Advertising categories. “Centro’s Basis is a Leader in our Fall 2019 Grid Reports for Demand Side Platform, Video Advertising, Cross-Channel Advertising and Mobile Advertising…

Content Recommendation Platforms Taboola and Outbrain Merge to Disrupt “Global AdTech” Ecosystem

Content is nothing if it can't be discovered. And, Content Recommendation and Discovery platforms like Taboola and Outbrain attract attention from publishers by helping them meet their audience with smart techniques. In an major announcement reported by The Times of Israel, two online content discovery and recommendation platforms are merging to take on the duopoly of Google and Facebook advertising. Adam Singolda-led company Taboola will merge Outbrain into their operations, allowing Outbrain's shareholders to get $250…

Vlocity Launches Online Customer Collaboration Portal to Advance Digital Transformation Initiatives

Vlocity’s Customer Success Community Enables Omnichannel Collaboration Among Over 100,000 Industry Cloud Architects, Solution Designers and Developers Vlocity Inc., a leading provider of industry-specific cloud software, announced that its Vlocity Success Community, a robust omnichannel resource for customers and partners, has been upgraded to provide Vlocity users with a more robust portal to share knowledge, exchange ideas, and discuss best practices in Industry Cloud deployments. Vlocity customers and partners also now…

iQIYI and ABP Lead Development of Industry-wide “Specifications of Internet Interactive Video Data Format” to Promote Growth of…

iQIYI, Inc., a market-leading online entertainment service in China, and the Academy of Broadcasting Planning ("ABP") of the National Radio and Television Administration ("NRTA") jointly held the kick-off meeting for the development of the industry standard "Specifications of Internet Interactive Video Data Format" (the "Specifications"). Representatives and experts from the NRTA, China Electronics Standardization Institute, China Media Group, Tencent Video, Youku, Mango TV, Tsinghua University, and Beihang University among…