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On Saturday 17th June 2017, using only mobile advertising technology, video intelligence helped a local crepêrie increase its footfall by over 400%. Queues of locals arrived to sample its crêpes, having heard about the bistro on their mobiles. Les Fistons, a small, unassuming crepêrie in Cannes, usually hosts 15 – 20 people a day. According… Read More


vi will be at Cannes in style this June, at Les Fistons, 9 Rue Buttura. That’s right, we’ve commandeered a crêperie for the week. You’ll find us just off La Croisette. It’s three minutes from the Palais, seven minutes from the Carlton, and far too classy to be near the Gutter Bar. Schedule 10.00 –… Read More


Our second vi tech blog update comes directly from our team in Kiev. Here, Sergey Koshel takes a chainsaw to hardware environments, as he argues for a radical approach to delivering new products.   The ad:tech industry imposes a lot of strong restrictions (SLA) on latency, and the availability of services. To play globally it… Read More


Luc Benyon, Communications Manager, video intelligence Mobile is changing user video experiences before our very eyes. For consumers, mobility means video viewing whenever and wherever. For advertisers it heralds unprecedented data-driven possibilities. At Mobile World Congress 2017, brands and advertisers were naturally well-versed in the potential of delivering targeted video. But the techniques were still… Read More


The vi team have just returned, energised, from Mobile World Congress. Our stand, which was affectionately known as ‘The Ring’ was a destination for discussions on the ad tech marketplace. Alongside introducing vi to the mobile community, we debuted our new product suite: vi in-stream, vi out-stream and vi engage. Here’s a fast-paced taster of… Read More


In a complex programmatic landscape of sizes, formats and deal types, vi has cut through the noise to create a clear and concise product offering. We’ve rationalized our advertiser offer under three banners: vi in-stream, vi out-stream and vi engage. Depending on their goals, our customers can now choose one of these options, and then… Read More


Welcome to the first in our vi tech blog series. These posts will get under-the-hood of video intelligence’s unique systems and technologies – showing how they work and how we build them. We’ll go into as much detail as possible, so people can really learn the machinations and hopefully develop themselves as engineers. For the first post we’ll meet Sofia… Read More


The video intelligence team is passionate about mobile. We’re expecting 2017 to be another eventful year in the world of mobile advertising in a number of ways Here, our knowledgeable team reveal what they expect to be the big developments in mobile tech in the coming year. If you want to meet the team, you can find us… Read More


The recent news regarding the scale of the ‘Methbot’ cyber-fraud operations was troubling, but we were glad to see that White Ops had done what they do best and halted the operation. video intelligence is proud to use White Ops to verify our inventory, so we know we’re in good hands and have not been affected. We strongly… Read More


Looking to the future of mobile programmatic In November, vi Sales Director Steve Broadhead was invited to a roundtable discussion with The Drum. At the table were a host of mobile programmatic experts, from agencies, suppliers and publishers. For a taste of what was discussed, read The Drum’s article here. For the full report, sign up… Read More


We are very pleased to announce that vi has made some great additions to the team, signing four stellar new members who collectively bring a vast array of mobile and video industry experience. The new additions will be instrumental in helping us to create our new performance marketing team. In no particular order, please meet:… Read More


The video intelligence (vi) team have now had a chance to reflect on dmexco in Cologne, and it felt like a launch party for vi. It was the biggest dmexco yet, with 50,000 attendees – and at times it felt like they were all dropping by our stand. It was great engaging with so many decision makers… Read More


Kicking off vi, we finally get the chance to do everything right from the start. We always wanted to get most of the team together in a nice place to meet in person and discuss life and work. Working from 6 different countries and offices this has never been easy and we had separate events… Read More


I’ve spent much of the past few years preaching the need for businesses to move budget into mobile video advertising. It combines the power of video with the growing reach of mobile devices as the consumer choice for entertainment, personal interactions and buying. For a long time, my argument has been that this is where… Read More


Cannes, June 22 2016: video intelligence (vi), a prediction mobile marketing platform, has dedicated itself to embracing the potential of mobile marketing and presents itself for the first time to the industry at Cannes Lions 2016. See our video moods from Cannes! “Mobile makes up the vast majority of time spent online and is the… Read More


Today, video intelligence (vi) announces its launch as a mobile video advertising platform (BETA) bundling all advertising business operations currently run under Viewster. vi (www.vi.ai) will provide a dual business model of both brand and performance video campaigns. With a focus on enhanced programmatic capabilities, vi brings superior and highly optimized user targeting to the… Read More


Mobile ad spend in the UK is expected to rise by 35% this year, overtaking TV advertising spend for the first time, according to eMarketer. The research firm predicted that mobile ad spend will grow to £4.58 billion in 2016, accounting for 27.0% of UK total media ad spend. By comparison, TV spend is tipped… Read More


Mobile Video Advertising Drives Growth of Video Publisher and Adverstising Platform vi Zurich, March 1, 2016 – Inc. magazine ranked video intelligence (vi) No. 10 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in Europe and testifies vi a growth of 1,551% over the past three years.Inc. magazine refers to the advertising business operations previously… Read More