Tag Archives: media

Time to Think About the Content Consuming Public

Aristotle was right back around 343 BC (give or take a few years) when he advanced the postulate that nature abhors a vacuum. Seems like only yesterday we were complaining about... More

TV Still the Main News Source for European News, but Social Media Growing (BTN)

Television holds 71% of attention, followed by online press and news platforms (42%), with radio and social media platforms sharing third position on 37% each. Social media has gro... More

M&E Journal: Mitigating the Impact of Change

There are several market-changing factors facing media and entertainment. Filmmakers face pressures due to significant cost inflation in key areas of production. The burden on ... More

Brightspot: Simplifying CMS for M&E

For Reston, Va.-based Brightspot, the formula for success is simple: offer content management system (CMS) technology that empowers companies worldwide to realize their content str... More

WGA and AI: It’s About the Industry’s Future

We wrote this piece three, four times. Could have probably done it in a third/half the time had we used ChatGPT, but what the hell fun would that have been? Generative AI, in al... More

New Services Can Offer Creators, Consumers Opportunities to Share, Understand

We’ve always known that Hollywood didn’t have the corner on the movie/series development/production market but seeing them was always a challenge. We had to visit an art movie ... More

M&E Journal: From Science Fiction to Reality

Envision a world where storytelling transcends the boundaries of science fiction, and artificial intelligence seamlessly augments our reality, unlocking new horizons for creativity... More

Entertainment Options: Personal, Family-Driven

The problem with all the TV research reports is that they think singular family unit/household overflows with consensus, harmony and perfect equality. You know, the family is th... More

M&E Journal: It’s (Finally) Time to ‘Set It and Forget It’

Legendary inventor and pitchman Ron Popeil — whose “set it and forget it” slogan helped put millions of “O-Matic” branded and other automated products into homes — woul... More

Media, Marketing Need to Remember, It’s Not Really Social

Businesses, especially in the media and entertainment industry, are running so fast, trying to catch the next great thing that they’ve lost sight of the reason they’re in busin... More

Company Leadership Takes a Lot of Work, Listening

People have been spending too much time pontificating on how AI is going to take over, make things all better and clean up all the messes we made. Back in 2019, we think IBM CE... More

4 Trends Transforming Advertising, Media and Entertainment (AdAge)

The advertising, media and entertainment industry relies on a wealth of consumer data to understand how to best personalize each consumer’s experience. However, that data is spre... More

M&E Journal: The Next Way We Do Entertainment Production

The filmed entertainment Industry has been through many changes over the past 125 years; however, recent changes have reshaped the industry permanently. It’s safe to say that... More

M&E Journal: Transformation in Media Amid a Challenging Inflationary and Recessionary Environment

When Netflix introduced streaming video subscriptions (SVOD) 15 years ago, there were only a few competitors, primarily Hulu and Amazon. In the 15 years since, this segment of t... More

Winning Over the Boomers

When we told our son the internet passed its golden age (50) awhile back, he asked how old folks like his grandpa and us communicated back in the Dark Ages. “You know, before ema... More

M&E Journal: Transformation in Media Amid a Challenging Inflationary and Recessionary Environment

When Netflix introduced streaming video subscriptions (SVOD) 15 years ago, there were only a few competitors, primarily Hulu and Amazon. In the 15 years since, this segment of t... More

Two Decades Later, the Cross-Media Dream is a Reality (GamesIndustry)

Publishers' notions of franchises that span games, movies, TV and other media to create an experience that's more than the sum of its parts has finally found its time.... More

M&E Journal: How Context Plays a Supersized Role in Scene Analysis

Arguably, the most critical metadata signal for the distribution of film and television, content discovery, and ad targeting is an age rating. Local age ratings are required in mos... More

M&E Journal: May You Live in Interesting Times

Although the origin of this saying “may you live in interesting times” is debatable, this very overused phrase accurately describes our current climate. This phrase is very... More

How are Families Connecting With Media Content? (Señal News)

Parents are increasingly co-viewing with children as they take a more active role in selecting appropriate content, giving rise to increased fandom opportunities, according to a ne... More