Latest Nielsen Media Research Stories

Privacy Advocates Leery Of New Facebook-Nielsen Partnership
2014-07-15 12:22:12

In an ever more connected age, one could not be faulted for thinking that one of the last bastions of privacy would be in their television viewing. The announcement today of a new partnership between Nielsen and Facebook, however, is just another example of how our privacy is being systematically sacrificed in favor of continued user commoditization.

TV Viewership Intricately Tied To Tweeting
2013-08-06 14:17:03

Will a Tweet make or break a show on television? A recent report released by Nielsen Research suggests a two-way influence between Twitter activity and broadcast tune-in to TV shows.

2011-12-30 10:30:13

Google and Facebook were at the top of the list for the most visited websites in the U.S. in 2011.

2011-02-11 10:49:00

MOSCOW, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RT, an international TV news channel, has launched its English-language feed, 24x7, on San Francisco's major cable provider, Comcast, which brings it to approximately 4 million viewers in the San Francisco metro area.

2010-07-22 10:19:00

NEW YORK, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas Station TV (www.gstv.com), the largest national away-from-home television network delivering a one-to-one consumer viewing experience, has been delivering Nielsen Pocketpieces® to the advertising community for over two years.

2010-06-01 07:00:00

PLANO, Texas, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FourthWall Media announced today that Bill Feininger, a leading executive in the field of television technology and media research, has joined the staff as Senior Vice-President of Media Measurement, a newly created unit he will head.

2010-02-09 08:00:00

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Captivate Network delivers an audience of over four million employed, high-income consumers who watch the company's elevator screens and use the content on them to help make buying decisions, according to a survey by The Nielsen Company.

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