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Hearst selects Oracle cloud solutions

Hearst has selected Oracle cloud solutions to simplify and standardize its business processes across finance, procurement, and HR organizations, as part of the company's larger strategy to move to cloud applications. Hearst will be using the Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP),...

Disney investing $1 billion for 33% stake in BAMTech

The Walt Disney Company is acquiring a 33% stake in BAMTech, a technology services and video streaming company, previously formed by Major League Baseball (MLB). As part of the transaction, BAMTech was separated from MLB’s broader digital business, MLB...

Mother Jones selects Maropost marketing cloud

Reader-supported, non-profit news organization Mother Jones has selected Maropost marketing cloud to handle their email program. "Automated workflows, automated marketing, straightforward content creation, deliverability, send time optimization, A/B/C/D testing, and powerful list segmentation are just some of the tools we're looking...

The Empire State Building replaces self-guided multimedia tour, with new app

The Empire State Building (ESB) Observatory's latest version of the official ESB Observatory Experience App, which guides visitors through the iconic building's exhibits and views, will replace the device-dependent, self-guided multimedia tour previously given to each guest, says the Empire State...

SES, Fox Networks Extend Multi-Year Contract

SES Platform Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, and Fox Networks Group (FNG) Germany have signed a multi-year contract to continue delivering content management and provide playout services for all four pay-tv channels of FNG Germany. SES Platform Services already...

Universal Music Group Buys Fame House

Universal Music Group (UMG) has acquired Fame House, a digital marketing agency whose clients include artists, brands and festivals including Eminem, Pearl Jam, Mitchell & Ness and Electric Zoo. Fame House will remain based in Philadelphia and continue to provide and expand on...

Mphasis, Thomson Reuters Ink BPS Deal

Mphasis has inked an agreement with Thomson Reuters to offer technology-centric Business Process Services (BPS) for Thomson Reuters BETA customers. Under the terms of the agreement, Mphasis will offer their back office operations solutions to wealth management firms using the...