Category: Metaforce
paley-cs
28 September 2017 - 14:45, by , in Case Studies, Metaforce, Comments off
In November of 2013, The Paley Center for Media selected Crawford Media Services to augment, edit and create descriptive metadata for its archival recordings of US broadcasts of Olympic Games and Olympic-related programs, dating back to the 1960 Olympic Winter Games in Squaw Valley and running through the 2012 Olympic Games in London.   The...
descriptive-metadata
13 June 2017 - 12:29, by , in Media Management, Metaforce, Comments off
Most content owners have recognized the need for descriptive metadata. But taking the first steps toward writing metadata is a daunting task. What metadata will be most useful? How should it be formalized for consistency? How to ensure it will be compatible with DAM systems? Who is available to write it with the correct understanding...
mtv-vault-project
14 April 2017 - 14:35, by , in Case Studies, Metaforce, Comments off
Metaforce, Crawford’s cloud-based, descriptive metadata solution, specializes in onshore human generated descriptive metadata and clip selection. When Viacom specified metadata tagging as part of its MTV Vault Project, Metaforce was the ideal solution to meet the challenge. The immediate success of the project – allowing all MTV teams from MTV News to programming, promos, press...
structured-metadata
22 June 2015 - 10:39, by , in Metaforce, Comments off
A recent trending topic on the Web involves an image of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. There is nothing unusual about the image itself, nor was it associated with any current news item. The hubbub was because searching Google Images for “Top 10 Criminals in History” landed the image of Mr. Modi right alongside the...