K League 1 to Deliver Season Opener Live to Social Media Using Grabyo

The top-tier Korean football league to begin postponed season with global match broadcast on social media K League 1, the top-tier Korean football league, will begin its postponed season this Friday with a global match broadcast live to social media using Grabyo. K League will use Grabyo's cloud video platform to produce and deliver the season opener between Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors and Suwon Samsung Bluewings to its YouTube and Twitter channels on Friday at 7pm (KST). Marketing Technology News: Adam Morgan Joins SC…

Merkle Launches Human Loyalty(R) Maturity Assessment

Solution gives marketers a path to sustainable loyalty Merkle, a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, today announced the launch of its Human Loyalty Maturity Assessment. The Assessment is part of Merkle’s Human Loyalty solution, which includes digital promotions, gamification, engagement hubs, and loyalty programs, all of which are designed to create enduring brand-consumer relationships and serves as a source of identity needed to fuel personalized brand experiences. The Assessment…

DVDVideoSoft.com Launches the Best Free Video Converter – An Extremely Useful Tool for Fast Conversion of Any Video Files Between Lots…

DVDVideoSoft.com, a software vendor of user-centered apps and services, announced the launch of updated version of Free Video Converter. Nowadays MP4 is the most popular and commonly-used video format. With our wonderful program you can convert any video file to HD MP4 High Quality. The Best Free Video Converter for Windows gives you an opportunity to convert video files to MP4, MP3, AVI, MOV, MPEG and optimize HD Video for iPhone and iPad. Marketing Technology News: 2Checkout Reports: COVID-19 Impact on Global Online…

Build an Effective Remote Workplace with an Enterprise Mobility Strategy

The global pandemic has mandated businesses worldwide to engage remote workers, with stronger internal collaboration being paramount. Are you ready to ride the wave of remote work with maaiiConnect? Solid enterprise mobility strategies have been works in progress for leading global firms in recent years to advance productivity of distributed teams, but the current pandemic has woken them up to the fact that the progress must now be accelerated. Enterprise mobility to better connect teams, products, and customers is no…

Synamedia Joins the Alliance for Open Media

The Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia) today announced that Synamedia, the world’s largest independent video software provider, has joined at the Promoter level. As a member of the Alliance, Synamedia will collaborate with AOMedia members, which include fellow leading internet and media technology companies, to advance open standards for media compression and delivery over the web. Synamedia’s video network portfolio features video distribution, processing, and delivery services, and solutions to power premium quality…

Anodot Raises $35 Million in Series C Funding to Drive Autonomous Business Monitoring for Telcos and Digital Businesses

Intel Capital Leads Investment to Support Go-To-Market Activities and Global Expansion Anodot, the autonomous business monitoring company, announced that it has raised $35 million in Series C funding, bringing the company’s total funding to $62.5 million. Intel Capital led the round along with participation from SoftBank Ventures Asia, Samsung NEXT, and La Maison. Existing investors Disruptive Technologies L.P., Aleph, and Redline Capital Management also participated. Organizations are increasingly concerned with…

Dentsu Group Confirms 100% Ownership of Merkle

Dentsu Aegis Network Announces the Accelerated Purchase of 100% of Merkle Shares. Dentsu Aegis Network, headquartered in London, announced that they have brought forward the purchase of Merkle, and have signed the complete ownership agreement for 100% of Merkle shares. Prior to the signing, Dentsu owned 66% of Merkle shares with an option to buy the remaining 34% in Q3 2021. However, the accelerated purchase of the remaining shares means that Dentsu Aegis Network now owns 100% of Merkle. As per the initial…

Stingray Launches Free, Ad-supported TV Channels and Additional Premium SVOD Services with 8 Partners Worldwide; Potential Audience Reach…

Huawei Video, izzi, XUMO, LG, Vizio, Samsung, TiVo Plus and Cliq Digital add Stingray services to their content offering Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, announced the launch of free, ad supported TV channels and premium SVOD services with eight major OTT providers: Huawei (world), izzi (Mexico), XUMO (U.S.), LG (U.S.), Vizio (U.S.), Samsung (U.S.), TiVo Plus (U.S.) and Cliq Digital (U.S.). These distribution agreements grow Stingray’s potential reach by over 300 million viewers. Marketing…

Factual + Foursquare Announce World’s Most-Powerful Location Engine Pairing

In the COVID-19 stricken economy, here’s the first-big positive news today, and it’s worth ‘billions’. Yes, when location data companies merge, they take in mighty-high expectations and attention. Factual and Foursquare, the two leading location data enrichment and analytics platforms, have announced a merger. The combined infrastructure is aimed at creating the world’s most-powerful location data engine for global brands, advertisers, publishers, and agencies. It is astonishingly ‘easy’ to gauge how many global…

10 Tech Companies Donates Over $1.4bn to Fight Coronavirus

Ten leading tech companies have pledged to donate a significant amount of funds to help contain the novel Coronavirus. Data gathered by Learnbonds.com indicates that the companies have offered at least $1.4 billion towards mitigating the virus. Top on the list is California based Google that has donated about $800 million that will be used to support businesses, organizations and healthcare workers as part of its coronavirus response that also includes free advertising on its various platforms. Cisco has also pledged about…

Leading Digital and Tech Platforms Join Ad Council, White House, HHS and CDC to Address COVID-19 Crisis

Digital and Technology Platforms Create Pro Bono Content, Donate Ad Space to Help Share Critical and Urgent COVID-19 Messaging In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ad Council, White House, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that they are partnering with leading digital and technology platforms, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, SiriusXM and Pandora, Pinterest, Snapchat, TikTok, Twitter and Verizon Media, among others, to extend…

LiveXLive Recognized As “Most Complete Streaming Music Service On The Market” By PC Mag

Audio, video, live and on-demand social music network provides the best end-to-end music platform for fans, bands, and brands LiveXLive Media, Inc., a global digital media company focused on live entertainment, announced that its streaming music service "LiveXLive" has been recognized by PC Magazine as "one of the most complete streaming music services on the market," and has received its Editors' Choice Award. Marketing Technology News: Ricoh Spins out Vecnos to Focus on Consumer 360-Degree Camera Segment Combining…

Insider Appoints former Salesforce VP of Sales Tony Katsabaris as Country Manager of Australia and New Zealand

Powering top Australian brands including Qantas, Hype DC, Forever New, Mecca, Cue and Chemist Warehouse, AI-powered Growth Management Platform, Insider is accelerating its growth in Asia Pacific Former Salesforce, Adobe and Microsoft executive Tony Katsabaris has joined Insider, AI-powered Growth Management company, as County Manager of Australia and New Zealand. "The ANZ market is a highly strategic region with a large customer appetite for Insider solutions. Over the next few years, our goal is to become the digital…

GroupM Launches Finecast in Canada, Bringing Addressable TV to North America

After great success in the UK and Australia, Finecast brings its addressable TV offering to Canada, making it the first truly global platform with these capabilities GroupM, the media investment group of WPP, announced the Canadian launch of Finecast, a leading addressable TV company that enables advertisers to precision target audiences in connected TV environments. After successfully launching and running campaigns in the UK and Australia, this entrance into the Canadian market solidifies Finecast as the first, truly…

Phunware Engages Hayden IR to Launch Comprehensive Investor Relations Program

Phunware, Inc. , a fully-integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides products, solutions, data and services for brands worldwide, announced it has engaged Hayden IR, a highly recognized, national investor relations firm, to raise its visibility and strengthen its relationships with the investment community. Phunware engages Hayden IR to launch comprehensive investor relations program to raise its visibility and strengthen its relationships with the investment community. "Over the past year, we have…

Signifyd Launches Its Commerce Protection Platform to Optimize Revenue Throughout the Shopping Journey

Signifyd announced the launch of its Commerce Protection Platform, an innovative retail solution that leverages its vast Commerce Network to maximize ecommerce conversion, automate customer experience and eliminate fraud and customer abuse. The enterprise-ready platform gives retailers “found money” to overcome the twin challenges of modern retail — rapidly increasing costs for top-of-funnel customer acquisition and bottom-of-funnel fulfillment. As platforms like Google, Facebook and Amazon drive up digital ad prices and…

Duality Technologies Named on Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020

Duality Technologies, a leading provider of Privacy-Enhancing Data Collaboration Solutions based on Homomorphic Encryption, has been named on Fast Company's prestigious annual list of the World's Most Innovative Companies for 2020.The list honors the businesses making the most profound impact on both industry and culture, showcasing a variety of ways to thrive in today's fast-changing world. This year's MIC list features 434 businesses from 39 countries. Marketing Technology News: Pixalate Releases 2019 App-ads.txt and…

Phunware Announces New Customer Wins for Application Transactions

Phunware, Inc., a fully-integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides products, solutions, data and services for brands worldwide, announced new customer wins for application transactions using Phunware’s proprietary Audience Engagement solution. Audience Engagement is a managed service capability that enables brands to build custom audiences and deliver targeted media to optimize engagement. Combining mobile advertising with Knowledge Graph data from over a billion devices, Phunware makes it easy to…

Waypoint TV Taps Wurl’s Video Distribution and Monetization Services to Deliver its Network to New Platforms

Wurl, the leading provider of streaming video distribution and advertising services for connected TV (CTV), announced that it is powering the delivery of Waypoint TV, a go-to destination for fishing, hunting and outdoor enthusiasts, to Samsung TV Plus. By joining the Wurl Network, Waypoint is making its more than 1,000 hours of fishing and hunting shows and films from over 70 top producers more accessible to its community of millions of viewers. Leveraging Wurl's video distribution expertise, Waypoint's extensive catalog…

IAB Unveils the Now and Future of Video, Audio, and Streaming at Totally Revamped 2020 NewFronts

The “New NewFronts” will Showcase Eight Days of Groundbreaking Digital Content, Advertising Opportunities, & Education This year’s IAB NewFronts have been reimagined to address the explosion of new streaming content, data, targeting, and measurement options now available to buyers and sellers. From April 27 through May 6 in New York City, industry leaders will come together to develop relationships that ignite collaboration, strategic discussion, and generate unique ideas to address this radically new and modern content…