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2/21/2018
According to Nielsen data, the combined average TV viewership for NBA national broadcasts on TNT, ESPN, ABC and NBA TV is 1.4 million viewers, which is up 17% from the 2016-2017 regular season.
2/21/2018
Pivotal Research analyst Brian Wieser’s monthly crunching of Nielsen data shows average household viewing on internet-connected devices grew 43% during January.
2/20/2018
The number of auto dealerships in the United States went up slightly last year, even as the number of vehicles slowed from record highs.
2/20/2018
The Dow Jones U.S. Broadcasting & Entertainment Index is up 3.4% to 1,313 (down 3% for the month) and 2% higher year-to-date.
2/20/2018
Twitter made the honorable decision last week to stop the spread of iffy information by broadcasting local TV news—This should serve as a reminder for Facebook and Google, to allow the professionals to handle these news stories.
2/20/2018
With Facebook’s recent commitment to prioritize local news confirms local broadcast TV’s role in serving as a trusted news source.
2/16/2018
There isn’t a bigger showcase than the Olympics and WRAL is using the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, to give viewers a taste of the much anticipated next generation television standard, ATSC 3.0.
2/16/2018
Offering a counterweight to the misinformation that is spread following disasters, Twitter has decided to start streaming local TV news footage as events unfold.
2/16/2018
CBS said its over-the-top direct-to-consumer services already have nearly 5 million subscribers, well ahead of expectations.
2/16/2018
Twitter, Amazon, YouTube and Verizon are in the running to win digital streaming rights for the NFL’s Thursday Night Football package.
2/16/2018
The video advertising platform Brandzooka will be rolling out a self-serve ad platform for connected TV devices.
2/15/2018
NBC took top prize in ratings, its Olympics coverage producing a 4.0 in viewers 18-49, per the Nielsen overnights, and a 16 share.
2/15/2018
NBC combines Nielsen’s measures for its TV channels with Adobe’s measurement of streaming data to form Total Audience Delivery.
2/15/2018
Twitter is starting to show live, local news broadcasts in a live streaming window next to its timeline during major breaking news events.
2/15/2018
A majority of the nominees for FTC commissioner told a Senate Commerce Committee panel that they are willing to take a new look at Big Tech firms like Google and Facebook, and regulate them if necessary.
2/15/2018
NBC Olympics’ Tuesday prime-time coverage posted a TAD metric showing a 5% increase in total audience.
2/15/2018
The House E&C Committee has unanimously agreed to allocate more money for TV stations for post incentive auction repack and provide money for low-power TV stations and translators displaced by the repack.
2/14/2018
The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards was a hit Sunday night, Feb. 11, for the African American-focused multicast network, delivering up solid viewership gains and strong double-digit increases in the delivery of all key demos vs. last year’s telecast.
2/14/2018
Two big NFL playoff games helped broadcasters earn a slight gain in prime-time viewership for January. Broadcast was up 1% in prime-time 18-49 viewership in January to 8 million total 18-49 viewers in the Nielsen C3 metric.
2/14/2018
Keeping a promise made in June 2017, Chrome will begin removing intrusive ads from sites that do not follow the Better Ads Standards.
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