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F is for F* off to fake news

An EU co-funded project has developed tools to check the factuality of user-generated content, social media posts and online video. They’re already being used by newsrooms worldwide to fight back

Keeping the pirates at bay

It’s predicted that $52 billion in revenue will be lost to content piracy by the year 2022. The solution isn’t just technology – it’s also education and more user-friendly services

Deep Fakes: The end of face value

Artificial intelligence can now be used to create seamless fake footage of people from President Obama to major movie stars to…well, you Two years ago, a professor at the Technical

O 4K, wherefore art thou?

In media technology it’s often only the latest innovations that generate headlines – the status quo is far less newsworthy. So, we should be treating the summer’s excitement around 4K

Unlocking hidden treasures with AI librarians

No longer the preserve of media and entertainment, video is a universal communication tool spanning sectors from education to architecture to health. Within the marketing sector alone, 43% of marketers

Open for 5G

June’s US Open Golf tournament ended in another win for Brooks Koepka. It was the first time the same golfer won two consecutive US Opens since Curtis Strange’s win in

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Lost in music

Germany’s Rock am Ring festival proved a key testing ground for the Magenta Musik 360 app for livestreaming VR. Despite the transformation of the music industry from physical discs to

Esports production: Shooting the shooters

This year’s H1Z1 tournament gave broadcast production teams the chance to throw down in a new sector For some, game streaming conjures up images of someone crouched in front of

VR springs into fashion

VFX powerhouse Digital Domain has partnered with the British Fashion Council to place the consumer right at the centre of some of the world’s biggest fashion events. Renowned for modelling

All at sea – but virtually under control

The challenges of streaming VR from off the California coast Known as “the grandfather of modern match racing”, the Congressional Cup attracts leading sailors from around the world. This year’s

Queen of the cutting edge

Director Jannicke Mikkelsen is breaking records in her career as one of the world’s top VR filmmakers I had been interested in 3D ever since I was 12 years old.

School of screens

Students have come to expect innovative technology in their learning spaces, but to be effective, tools like video streaming must offer engaging material that adds an extra dimension to lessons

Dalton Combs, Boundless Mind: “The war over attention is only going to intensify”

Boundless Mind co-founders Dr. T. Dalton Combs and Ramsay Brown know how your brain works. Their company (previously Dopamine Labs) has created an artificial intelligence platform that helps apps, games and interfaces

Feeling Groovy about live streaming

Whether it be for marketing purposes, as a supplement to traditional broadcasting, to increase access to live events or for fun among a private group, live video streaming is adding