Media and Entertainment

Serving variety: how Wimbledon’s content chief courts fans

Written by Justine Jablonska | June 27, 2019 | Big Thinkers, Customer Experience, Media and Entertainment

This story is part of Big Thinkers, a series of profiles on business leaders transforming industries with bold ideas. A billion fans engage with Wimbledon in any given year, and it’s up to Alexandra Willis to decide what the majority of those fans see and hear. “My role is to be the guardian of Wimbledon’s ...read more


IBM’s Steve Canepa is innovating for a 5G world

Written by Arzi Rachman | June 24, 2019 | Big Thinkers, Media and Entertainment, Telecommunications

This story is part of Big Thinkers, a series of profiles on business leaders transforming industries with bold ideas. ...read more


NASCAR is revving up its weather forecasting operation

Written by Marina Brady | January 29, 2019 | IoT, Media and Entertainment, New Normal

NASCAR needs to stay a step ahead of the weather. ...read more


The fastest woman alive is making speedy sponsorship deals thanks to AI

Written by Jordan Teicher | August 8, 2018 | Artificial Intelligence, Media and Entertainment, New Normal

By connecting athletes with brands through AI, OpenSponsorship is shaking up the sports industry. ...read more


Will blockchain rock the event ticketing industry?

Written by Jordan Teicher | June 5, 2018 | Blockchain, Media and Entertainment, New Normal

A new app aims to reduce fees, eliminate fraud, and facilitate closer relationships between artists and fans. ...read more


Can the cloud defeat video game lag?

Written by Jordan Teicher | May 8, 2018 | Cloud, Media and Entertainment, New Normal

Cloud technology isn’t just improving the experience for viewers of online gaming; it’s also contributing to a better experience for players. ...read more


How AR, VR, and AI can power immersive storytelling

Written by Rich McKay | April 26, 2018 | Artificial Intelligence, Data, Media and Entertainment

What exactly makes a great story or a compelling character in augmented and virtual reality? And how does AI help enrich these converging new mediums? How leading AR/VR directors are using AI. ...read more


Coming soon to a theater near you: blockchain

Written by Jordan Teicher | April 24, 2018 | Blockchain, Media and Entertainment, New Normal

Mitzi Peirone's “Braid” is the first film to get full blockchain-based funding. Here's how that spells change for the industry. ...read more


How T Brand Studio created a culture of reinvention

Written by Jordan Teicher | April 20, 2018 | Media and Entertainment, New Normal

If you’re looking for a study in how to disrupt your own organization, look no further than T Brand Studio. ...read more