Tag Archives: metadata

Specification Project Aims to Revolutionize Data Authenticity

The Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) and automation experts from the Fabric and Flomenco used the Sept. 15 ITS: Automation event, held during IBC at the W Amsterdam, to gi... More

How Smart Automation Can Turbocharge Your Media Supply Chain

As streaming services face a period of consolidation, the ever-present search for value and efficiency in the media supply-chain has increased in intensity – and thankfully due t... More

Authenticated Data Spec Unveiled at ITS Automation

The who’s who of media and entertainment have banded together to tackle one of the industry’s most difficult challenges: the consistent, efficient management and delivery of ac... More

Closing the Loop

The EIDR registry went live in 2010. In the early days, it was tough for some companies to commit to EIDR because there wasn’t much data in the registry. But over the past 13 yea... More

EIDR Makes Data Available to Members

More than a dozen years’ worth of collected metadata from the Entertainment ID Registry (EIDR) is being made available to employees working with EIDR member companies. Visitors t... More

Metarex, EIDR Work Together on Glass-to-Glass Metadata

By Bruce Devlin, founder, Mr MXF, former standards VP, SMPTE. Everywhere you look in the media industry now, you’ll find the word metadata being used. Consumer experience is nav... More

EIDR Annual Participant Meeting Set for Dec. 5 in Amsterdam

Following an all-virtual edition due to the pandemic, the EIDR Annual Participant Meeting (APM) returns Dec. 5, this time in Amsterdam as part of the in-person IBC Show, with viewe... More

Solving the Genre Classification Conundrum

“Genre” is one of the most-used terms in the entertainment business. But pinning down exactly what we need by genre is challenging. Is an “animated adventure” an “animate... More

How Common Sense Media and EIDR Help Families Find the Right Content

It can be a challenge for parents to find the right movies and TV shows that their kids can watch, but Common Sense Media and EIDR make their jobs a whole lot easier, according to ... More

EIDR Power User Group: ‘More is Better’ When it Comes to Metadata

The accuracy of metadata and the amount that content providers can provide plays a key role in how useful it will be, according to Jorge Boada, manager of metadata management at Sh... More