Media and Entertainment

04.2.18

Baby Face: Using Face Detection for Baby Photos

Today’s parents seem to use their smartphone cameras to photograph every second of their babies’ lives. However, once these pictures are taken, they often are forgotten—stored away on cell phones in a format that’s disorganized and difficult to access and enjoy. However, one startup thinks it has found a way to bring these photos back…

Fashion Forward 03.31.18

Fashion Forward: Image Recognition to Forecast Styles

What will be in style next year? It’s the most important question facing the fashion industry, with the fortunes of brands rising and falling based on their success in anticipating trends months in advance. Now one startup says it has found a new way to forecast fashions using artificial-intelligence (AI) image recognition. Fashion technology provider…

03.7.18

Veritone Announces Multiple New Agreements with Leading Broadcasters to Efficiently Ingest, Track and Extend Content

Putting Artificial Intelligence in the Hands of the Top Broadcasters Veritone®, Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions, today announced that it has entered into new multi-market license agreements with leading broadcasters Beasley Media Group, Reach Media and the Tom Joyner Network, Townsquare Media, and Results Radio, in addition…

AI Voice Assistant 02.26.18

App Uses AI to Create Voice Assistant

One of the reasons why text-based forms of communication are popular is their searchability; it’s easy to use search tools to comb through written words and find specific keywords and phrases. However, when it comes to spoken words, this kind of automated searching was impossible—until now. A new app launched in February makes it easy…

11.13.17

Three Predictions for AI in 2018

Multichannel News – We’re at an exciting time in society where revolutionary technology like artificial intelligence is beginning to find its way into nearly every industry. There is both a buzz about the positive benefits as well as voices of concern, but the truth is, the future of AI is a long road that we’ll…

iHeartMedia AI 10.2.17

Veritone Expands Relationship with iHeartMedia and Now Provides Advanced AI Solutions to Over 200 of its Broadcast Stations Nationwide

Leading Artificial Intelligence Provider Offers New Insights to iHeartMedia Stations Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) insights and cognitive solutions, today announced that it has signed an expanded, two-year agreement with iHeartMedia, the leading audio company with the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. The agreement…

10.2.17

Radio Just Got Smarter Thanks to AI

Radio World – With rivals moving at internet speed, online media seems to have reduced broadcast media powerhouses to the status of media dinosaurs. However, new AI technologies are giving the so-called old media firms a chance to turn the tables on their internet rivals. It’s true: Broadcast media is at a crossroads. Consumers are swarming…

1-800-Flowers 06.27.17

1-800-FLOWERS.COM Extends Collaboration with Veritone One to Lead Growth in Traditional Media

Ecommerce and technology innovator utilizes ad agency and its artificial intelligence platform for offline advertising spend optimization Veritone One®, a full-service advertising agency that creates native and traditional advertising for renowned brands, and a subsidiary of Veritone, Inc., announced today that 1-800-FLOWERS.COM®, the leading gourmet food and floral gift provider for all occasions, has extended…

Baidu Text to Speech Recognition 06.2.17

Baidu’s Text-to-Speech Technology Does Perfect Voice Impressions

The capability to detect and emulate slight differences in accents and voice characteristics is a fundamental human trait that allows people to understand social identity and fit in with different groups. However, systems like digital assistants often come up short when it comes to understanding and conveying these subtleties. Enter Chinese internet giant Baidu Inc.,…

12.6.16

Veritone Media Announces Rebrand, Launches ‘Veritone One’ with Expansion into TV, Digital and Social Media

Veritone Media, a full-service advertising agency that creates native and traditional advertising for some of the world’s most recognizable brands, announced today its name change to Veritone One. The new positioning is part of the agency’s strategic path to bridge traditional advertising with expansive media services, and reflects the company’s media service offerings, which now…