The majority of Super Bowl viewers enjoy the game’s ads more than the action on the field, according to results of a...
Jan 21 2010, 9:00am CST
(AP)—It's a rite nearly as old as television: the morning after a new show premieres, network executives wait impatiently for the Nielsen company's estimate of how many people watche ...
Full article at: PhysOrg.com
9 hours ago, 9:30am CDT
Source: CBS Los Angeles
NEW YORK (AP) -- An estimated 21.6 million people watched Belgium knock out the United States soccer team in the World Cup on U.S. television — an impressive total for a weekday afternoon that almost certainly undercounts how many people actually saw it.
The Nielsen company said Wednesday that 16.5 million people watched the game on ESPN, with 5.1 million more seeing it on the Spanish-language Univision network. In addition, nearly 1.7 million people watched an online strea ...
Full article at: CBS Los Angeles
Jul 2 2014, 11:45pm CDT
According to new information from The Nielsen Company among the most likely households not to be ready for the February...
Jan 29 2009, 10:00am CST
Barbara Walters, you remember her?You know the legendary newswoman that retired even though she really didn't.Yeah her.Anyway, Walters who stepped away from TV for a few weeks and called it a retirement, pulled some good numbers with her return from said retirement. Babs returned to ABC last week to interview with the father of a California man who shot and killed six people and injured 13 ...
Full article at: ftvlive
Jul 2 2014, 8:02am CDT
Source: Sports Business News
Buoyed by record viewership for the Sochi Winter Games, the NHL regular season and Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Premier League’s three most-watched months on U.S. sports cable, as well as rising ratings for Formula One and IndyCar racing, NBCSN averaged 203,000 Total Day viewers (6 a.m.-6 a.m.) in the first half of 2014 – marking the most-watched January-June in the network’s history, according to live plus same day dat ...
Full article at: Sports Business News
Jul 1 2014, 11:00pm CDT
Source: Canadian Business Online
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Barbara Walters isn’t forgotten, and isn’t gone.
Less than two months after stepping away from a regular role on television, Walters returned last week to conduct an interview with the father of a California man who shot and killed six people and injured 13 before killing himself. It was ABC’s most-watched prime-time program of the week, and in the Nielsen company’s top 10 among all networks.
Meanwhile, she’s watching from offstage the turmoil at “The ...
Full article at: Canadian Business Online
Jul 1 2014, 3:05pm CDT
Social media has become more than just something done for engagement. It has become a measurable, and important part of business. Culling Twitter traffic for trends drives everything from advertisers to engagement around entertainment events. So, it should come as no surprise that the Nielsen Company got on board and b ...
Full article at: Forbes
Jun 30 2014, 10:51pm CDT
Source: Bleacher Report
World Cup fever continues to spread across America, and the U.S. men's national team prepares to meet Belgium on Tuesday. On the line is a trip to the quarter-finals, and with it the belief that U.S. soccer has finally truly arrived.
A win would see the U.S. into the last eight for the first time since 2002, and it seems almost surreal for Americans. Just recently fans were hearing how the "Group of Death" could not be conquered, and yet Jurgen Klinsmann ...
Full article at: Bleacher Report
Jun 30 2014, 7:08am CDT
According to The Nielsen Company more than 20 million US homes, about 17% now use wireless phones exclusively. The...
Sep 18 2008, 12:08pm CDT