CBS’s prime-time lineup put in a dominant performance during the week ending Feb. 19, based on Nielsen data for total viewers. The network cites live plus same day numbers indicating that CBS had nine of the top 10 broadcasts of...
The National Basketball Association's All-Star Weekend ran a fast-break to the top of the Nielsen Social Content Ratings for the week of Feb. 13. The NBA All-Star Game Sunday night totaled 3.102 million interactions across Facebook and Twitter, and NBA All-Star Saturday tallied 1.797 million, blowing away the competition in both the sports and the...
The 2016-17 Kanzi apple season has had the highest growth rate in dollars and volume of any apple in the top 25 varieties, according to Nielsen FreshFacts data. The 2016-17 Kanzi apple season has had the highest growth rate in dollars and volume of any apple in the top 25 varieties, according to Nielsen FreshFacts data.
According to Nielsen, Hannity drew 4.8 million total viewers and 1.2 million in the key 25-54 demographic. The interview placed in the top five of highest rated broadcasts for Hannity in the 10 PM slot.
This week Billboard and Nielsen added streaming to their genre charts, and digital music veteran Jim Griffin is asking why. He's held top digital posts at Warner Music, Cherry Lane and Geffen. Congress, the Copyright Royalty Board and United Nations have all called on him to testify. So when Jim...
An old study from Nielsen states that web visitors spend 80.3% of their time above the fold – the top area of your site that’s immediately viewable upon loading. Furthermore, Google found out that ads above the fold had 68% viewability, as opposed to ads below the fold with only 40%. Show More Summary
Fun Fact: I was a part of a "Nielsen family" back when the Ruby Spears Mega Man cartoon first aired in the United States. It smelled, but I gave it top ratings anyway, because I loved Mega Man and I always wanted Mega Man to win, even when he smells. Show More Summary
Nielsen’s local and national TV ratings will begin include set-top box data from the nation’s No. 1 TV distributor, AT&T, this year as a result of a multi-year agreement the companies announced this morning. The information, they say,...Show More Summary
Il Volo, Dudamel’s New Year’s concert and Pretty Yende are outselling all else this week, according to Nielsen Soundscan.
On Jan. 12, 1971, the first episode of All in the Family aired on televisions across America. It was the first major American series to be videotaped before a live studio audience, and went on to top the Nielsen ratings for an unprecedented five consecutive seasons during its eight-year run. Show More Summary
There’s a doubly gloomy set of Nielsen Scan statistics this week. Apart from Il Volo – who are not really classical and shifted 900 units – no classical recording broke 200. Daniil Trifonov was top, for what it’s worth, with 190. But what’s really, really depressing is that an appearance on The Late Show by […]
According to a Nielsen report, streaming consumption topped digital sales for the first time ever in 2016.
Final figures from Nielsen Music confirm that Drake’s “Views” was the most “consumed” album of 2016. Meanwhile, Adele’s mega-smash “25,” released in late 2015, rang up the biggest numbers at physical and virtual cash registers. Neither musician, however, finished as the year’s top-selling artist....
With Nielsen's end-of-year numbers finally out, it is clear that Drake is on top by a mile (and then some).
Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest on ABC topped the Nielsen Social Content Ratings for TV series and specials for the week of Dec. 26.
Mobile applications from Facebook and Google dominated the new list of the year’s top apps released today by Nielsen. Not surprisingly, Facebook again grabbed the number one spot on the list, with more than 146 million average unique users per month, and 14 percent growth over last year. Show More Summary
Last year, Nielsen reported the top two New Year's resolutions were to stay fit and to lose weight. Millions pledged to kick off 2016 with the definite goal to get in shape — but this year, you can expect the same old resolutions will...Show More Summary
This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool. In a new report from consumer research company Nielsen, Facebook's dominance stands out in a list of 2016's most popular mobile apps in the U.S. But the list also highlights some key takeaways about Alphabet, Amazon.com and Apple. Show More Summary
Your goals in 2017 should be creating a better life for yourself and making more money — but for many it’s not. Health and wellness were top priorities for U.S. consumers in 2015 according to data from a Nielsen survey, which highlighted...Show More Summary
With 2016 coming to a close, Nielsen has ranked the year’s most popular mobile apps in the U.S. and — wouldn’t you know it! — Facebook takes the top two spots with its Facebook and Facebook Messenger apps. Despite the growth of other social media services, Facebook saw growth of 14 percent from last year, […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)