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Red Bull Munich, WSC Sports bring AI hockey highlights

WSC Sports, the global player in AI sports video technology, is working with Red Bull München, one of the leading professional ice hockey clubs in Germany and Europe. Through this new collaboration, fans will have access to digital highlights that have been automatically created and published using AI. When the puck drops for the new […]

August 17, 2022

La Liga signs highlights deal with WSC Sports

WSC Sports, a global player in AI sports video technology, has announced an agreement with La Liga, the top flight Spanish football league, to innovate the league’s global digital strategy with automatically created and distributed real-time video highlights of all first and second division matches during the 2022/23 football season. Utilising advanced AI and Machine […]

August 11, 2022

LG partners with SoundHound

LG Electronics has signed a memorandum of understanding with SoundHound AI a global player in voice artificial intelligence (AI), jointly to develop advanced voice AI technology for the next-generation of in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems. The partnership will leverage LG’s IVI systems and SoundHound’s advanced voice AI platform, which enables conversational voice control, to bring an […]

July 28, 2022

Study: Smart speaker ads build deeper connections

Smart speaker advertising generates powerful responses in the human brain that can help build deeper connections between brands and consumers, according to research from Neuro-Insight, commissioned by Octave Audio, Say It Now and Xaxis. The study investigated consumer engagement in a 30-60 second conversation with a voice assistant and compared brain responses with standard broadcast […]

July 20, 2022

Survey: 73% US fear smart devices spy on them

A survey from Mortgage Cadence shows Americans love smart tech, but also have concerns about privacy and security. Just how prevalent is smart technology in American homes? In a survey of 900 individuals, 94 per cent of Americans say they have at least one smart device in their home right now, and 1 in 5 […]

June 30, 2022

Pixellot raises $161m

Pixellot has completed a $161 million (€153.7m) funding round led by PSG, a growth equity firm partnering with software and technology-enabled services companies to help accelerate their growth, with the participation of existing investor Israeli Secondary Fund (ISF). The round also includes secondary capital from existing investors. As part of the transaction, Ronen Nir, Managing […]

June 13, 2022

Papercup announces $20m Series A funding.

Papercup, a UK artificial intelligence start-up, has set an ambitious goal of bringing human emotion to AI dubbing services, as it receives a $20 million (€18.6m) Series A investment round. The company intends to use the funding to make global video content watchable in any language through emotive and realistic synthetic voices and AI dubbing. […]

June 9, 2022

NPAW, 3SS actionable insights partnership

Set-top box software and multiscreen entertainment solutions provider 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) and video business intelligence and predictive analytics specialist NPAW have combined technologies to create a new, data-fuelled customer intelligence platform which they say helps operators prevent churn and enhance average revenue per user (ARPU). Bringing together two solutions, NPAW’s analytics platform is now […]

May 27, 2022

Research: 42% say TV set-up is vital for stylish living room

Three-piece suites, drinks trolleys and inspirational quotes are fading out of UK living rooms, making way for corner sofas, sustainable furniture and smart technology according to research commissioned by Sky Glass, the streaming TV from Sky. Velvet furniture (53 per cent), floral print wallpaper (50 per cent) and wood panelling (48 per cent) are also […]

May 26, 2022

CTV-focused attribution solution from TVDataNow

Connected TV (CTV) and OTT advertising measurement platform TVDataNow has unveiled a CTV-focused attribution solution which it says provides the most comprehensive attribution for marketers, publishers, and adtech companies looking to leverage the CTV channel. The company says that with the solution, data-driven marketers will now be able to use complete performance insights for CTV […]

May 26, 2022