Advanced Television


Gracenote launches automotive data platform

Gracenote, the entertainment metadata provider, has announced a new automotive data platform developed to grant automakers easy access to the company’s entertainment datasets to power differentiated in-car media experiences. Gracenote Nexus AutoSM works with Android Automotive OS (AAOS) and other popular auto operating systems enabling car brands to simplify integration with their infotainment offerings, reduce […]

December 5, 2023

Barb awards contracts to MetaBroadcast, Clearcast

Barb has awarded three contracts for its audience measurement service: metadata and interim overnight programme logs to MetaBroadcast and interim overnight commercial spot logs to Clearcast. All three contracts start in January 2025 and will run for three years. Barb has reappointed MetaBroadcast to its metadata contract to operate the combined content ID and genre […]

December 4, 2023

XroadMedia introduces new AI tools to power enjoyable TV experiences

The leading personalisation specialists, XroadMedia, has announced the latest updates for its clients utilising their content discovery solution. Easy to use back-end tools, improved voice search capabilities and enhanced AI for metadata and dynamic user interfaces. Watching TV has become more about spending time looking for something to watch, across different sources and within services. […]

September 6, 2023

Media Distillery deployed at Magenta Telekom

Media Distillery, a provider of AI-enabled video analysis solutions for the video entertainment industry, has announced that Austrian multiservice provider Magenta Telekom, part of Deutsche Telekom Group, is deploying EPG Correction Distillery to improve the user experience for its 500,000 video service customers. Following a successful POC, EPG Correction Distillery is currently in deployment and […]

September 4, 2023

Yuvod, Red Bee Media boost for NA content providers

Cloud-based, end-to-end OTT and IPTV solutions specialist Yuvod is partnering with media services provider Red Bee Media to integrate the most up-to-date metadata, allowing Yuvod to offer what it says is the most affordable, pre-integrated TV solution for providers of all sizes. Through the partnership, direct integration with Red Bee’s API services will help accelerate […]

August 1, 2023

Gracenote accelerates FAST in UK

Gracenote, the content solutions business unit of Nielsen, is working with TV media company A+E Networks EMEA to advance its Free Ad-Supported Streaming TV (FAST) offerings through a new commercial agreement. By leveraging rich Gracenote metadata, IDs and imagery, A+E Networks EMEA ensures the valuable programming delivered by its new Inside Crime, Mystery TV and […]

June 21, 2023

StorageMAP now available in AWS Marketplace

Datadobi, a specialist in unstructured data management, today announced its StorageMAP Assess solution andStorageMAP Unstructured Data Management software is now available in AWS Marketplace, a digital catalog with thousands of software listings from independent software vendors that make it easy to find, test, buy, and deploy software that runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS). StorageMAP […]

June 14, 2023

Gracenote joins EIDR Board

Gracenote, the content solutions business unit of Nielsen, has joined the Entertainment ID Registry (EIDR) Board. The organisations will partner on new ways to help the media and entertainment industry improve workflow efficiencies through automation, drive program discoverability and optimise return on content investment – key business imperatives in the streaming age. “I am thrilled […]

April 13, 2023

IBC reveals Accelerator Media Innovation projects for 2023

IBC2023 has announced the selection of the latest series of eight new projects for the acclaimed IBC Accelerator Media Innovation Programme, supported by world-leading and new industry players from across the media, entertainment and technology world. The programme, which provides a framework for agile, fast-track and collaborative innovation in the media sector, takes on ‘bitesize’ […]

April 4, 2023

LTN appoints Gardner as VP of Business Development EMEA

LTN, a specialist in transformative media technology and video transport solutions, has announced the appointment of Justine Gardner as the company’s new VP of Business Development EMEA. Gardner is an accomplished and highly skilled media professional with over 20 years of industry experience, working on the front lines of media distribution and supporting tier-one sports, […]

March 7, 2023