Media and Entertainment

This man wants your next employee to be an AI-powered digital human

Written by Jordan Teicher | October 1, 2018 | Artificial Intelligence, Big Thinkers, Media and Entertainment...

Can digital humans revolutionize the economics of customer service? Greg Cross thinks so. ...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


‘I felt absolutely horrible’: The world record-holder for binge watching looks back

Written by Jordan Teicher | March 21, 2018 | Cloud, Media and Entertainment, Telecommunications

Binge-watching is a quintessential 21st-century pastime. But few have binged like Guinness World Record holder Alejandro “AJ” Fragoso. ...read more


Why a Russian cartoon bear is more popular than Taylor Swift on YouTube

Written by Jordan Teicher | March 19, 2018 | Cloud, Media and Entertainment

An episode of “Masha and the Bear” is the only non-music video to crack YouTube’s top 10 most-watched list. Here's what that means for networks. ...read more