|[January 10, 2013]
Digitalsmiths Expands Relationship with Time Warner Cable to Deliver Personalized Search and Recommendations
DURHAM, N.C. --(Business Wire)--
the leader in personalized video discovery technology, today announced
that Time Warner (News - Alert) Cable expanded its relationship with the company. Time
Warner Cable will integrate Digitalsmiths Seamless
Discovery technology into search and recommendations functionality
that connects Time Warner Cable subscribers to video entertainment they
With the integration of Digitalsmiths, Time Warner Cable will improve
its video discovery functionality and will enable Time Warner Cable
subscribers to more easily find TV shows and movies available on live
TV, on-demand, and their DVRs.
"We are committed to providing our subscribers new and improved ways to
discover content, and our partnershp with Digitalsmiths will help us
create better experiences for our customers," said Mike Angus, senior
vice president and general manager, video at Time Warner Cable.
Digitalsmiths offers individualized search and recommendations and
incorporates dozens of data sources to enhance the discovery experience.
Additional data sets will be added over time providing expanded
capabilities for subscribers.
"Service providers are looking for solutions that assist them in driving
subscriber engagement and creating new ways for consumers to discover
video," said Digitalsmiths CEO Ben Weinberger (News - Alert). "Digitalsmiths unleashes
the power of search and recommendations through a uniquely-personalized
experience that benefits both subscriber engagement while providing
cross selling and upselling opportunities for featured content."
Digitalsmiths Seamless Discovery provides the most comprehensive
personalized video discovery solution. The platform marries superior
search and recommendations with the ability to aggregate, normalize and
leverage disparate data sets in real time in ways that create value for
service providers and their subscribers. In addition to ensuring
industry-leading accuracy and personalization, Seamless Discovery's data
management technology helps address major data integrity issues.
Guided by the belief that consumers should not have to work to find
relevant content-the content should find them-Digitalsmiths provides the
industry's most comprehensive video discovery platform, offering
personalized search, recommendations and browsing, social trending,
mood-based discovery, and a business rules engine for all connected
devices. Built for service providers, content providers and consumer
electronics manufacturers, Digitalsmiths Seamless Discovery® enables
personalized discovery experiences that instantly connect consumers to
the most relevant movies, TV shows and live events available, at any
time, on any screen.
Digitalsmiths serves customers across all media channels and devices
including Cisco (News - Alert), Warner Bros., Paramount, Technicolor, Univision, Turner
Sports, the NBA, the PGA, and NASCAR. Digitalsmiths is privately held
and backed by .406 Ventures, Aurora Funds, Chrysalis Ventures, Cisco,
and Technicolor (News - Alert).
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