Latest Nielsen Online Stories

2010-06-30 11:40:00

The research firm Nielsen reported on Wednesday that social media sites like Facebook and Twitter have become powerful tools that influence what people buy.

2009-09-08 09:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Interactive today announced that an updated version of its popular YELLOWPAGES.COM iPhone app - YPmobile - is available on the App Store.

2009-07-08 12:40:00

A new study from Nielsen Online found that young kids are getting online at a faster rate than their parents and older siblings.

2009-06-30 09:00:00

With nearly 70 percent of market share, EyeWonder delivers more video ad impressions in the U.S.

2009-06-03 10:35:00

According to recent figures from Nielsen Online, Americans are spending almost twice as much time perusing social networks than they were last year.

2009-04-29 15:00:00

New research is questioning the long-term success of Twitter, the latest social networking sensation used by celebrities ranging from Oprah Winfrey to Britney Spears.

2009-03-26 12:00:00

Traditional Television Remains "800 Pound Gorilla" In Video Media Arena NEW YORK, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A pioneering study conducted on behalf of the Nielsen-funded Council for Research Excellence (CRE) by Ball State University's Center for Media Design (CMD) and Sequent Partners dispels several popular notions about video media use, finding that younger baby boomers (age 45-54) consume the most video media while confirming that traditional "live" television remains the proverbial "800...

2009-03-12 15:25:00

Social networking Web sites and blogs now account for nearly ten percent of the total time spent on the internet, exceeding even email, according to a new study released by Nielsen Online.

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