Algorithmic analysis of facial expressions? Don’t make me laugh.
By Ben Davis
Mediacom has teamed up with Realeyes, the latest company to offer so-called ’emotional analytics’.
But, with the advertising landscape so chock-full of tech at the moment (even on the creative side – see CMPs and DCOs), do agencies and advertisers really need to be pointing web cams at people’s faces to know if a video ad is good or not?
Here are, to my mind, some pros and cons of this new technology.