Top Uses of Big Data and AI in Media

World News Media Network (WNMN) has announced last Thursday the winners of its Big Data and AI in Media awards during the BIGGIE Awards Ceremony in New York. At Twipe, we believe in the importance of data-driven publishing, so it’s a good time to look at some of the most innovative uses of data in media. Robot[…]

EngageReaders wins WNMN’s Big Data & AI in Media Award for Predictive Analytics

EngageReaders, the digital editions analytics tool developed by Twipe, has received the global ‘Excellence in Predictive Analytics Award’ from the World News Media Network (WNMN). BIGGIE Awards WNMN has announced last Thursday the winners of its Big Data and AI in Media awards during the BIGGIE Awards Ceremony in New York. Twipe’s EngageReaders took the first[…]

AI Research – Predicting Article Reading Time Based on Words Used in the Text

This week we have something special to share: research findings from Twipe’s very own Hannes Buseyne, AI & Software Engineer. He has created an AI algorithm to answer the question “Can AI Predict Reading Time Based on the Words in the Text?” Using a Linear Support Vector Machine algorithm, we are then able to determine[…]

3 Innovations from the Danish Media Landscape

This week Twipe was proud to host the Digital Innovation Tour 2018 at our office in Leuven. A group of Danish editors and broadcasters stopped in Leuven during their Northwest European tour to hear about the digital media innovation happening in Belgium. Earlier in the tour, the group stopped in Amsterdam where they met The[…]

Audio: best practices for a new frontier

58% of publishers are planning to focus more on podcasts and content for voice activated speakers in 2018, and with 42% of smart speaker owners describing the device as “essential” to their everyday life, it is clear that audio is the next big frontier for media. But is audio just the new version of pivot to video? Current[…]

Developing data capacity and integrating AI: what to focus on in 2018

The annual report from Reuters “Journalism, Media, and Technology Trends and Predictions 2018” is out and it’s full of interesting insights into how digital leaders in the publishing industry are focusing their efforts in 2018. The common theme that emerges is the growing importance of data and AI in the news industry. We also see[…]

Reuters names JAMES a development to watch for 2018

‘JAMES, your digital butler’, Twipe’s Google-DNI funded project with the Times and The Sunday Times, has been named a development to watch in 2018 by Nic Newman in his recent report “Journalism, Media and Technology Trends and Predictions 2018” for Reuters. Using machine learning and AI, JAMES will gradually get to know the habits, interests,[…]

Loyalty, engagement, and AI: Predictions for digital media in 2018

As always, Nieman Lab released a list of predictions for the world of journalism and digital media in 2018. Here are 7 of the top predictions, focusing on loyalty, engagement, and artificial intelligence. Scooped by AI John Keefe makes the strong claim that “in 2018, you will be scooped by a reporter using artificial intelligence”.[…]