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“The most popular shows for “couples” are some of the popular shows overall in television: CBS’ “Big Bang Theory” registered the best results (according to STRATA) with 9%, who said it was the top show watched with their significant other…
Almost 70% of married couples felt watching TV together as a couple is a bonding experience, while 28% said they watch in a separate room some of the time. Of those unmarried couples, 52% said they never watch TV in a different room from their partner, with 28% saying they would only do so rarely.” – Wayne Friedman, Media Daily News …More>>
A new research study released by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) confirms that TV is the most influential of all media for driving auto sales. …More >
An Open Letter to Mitch Barns, new CEO of Nielsen.…More >
For all of those who have come to bury TV, let's go over some facts that prove just how dominant television is in American life.…More >
Nielsen has released its 3Q 2013 Cross Platform Report. It should be no surprise that traditional television is still king. …More >
Television has become the “not-so-secret” weapon of many of the most successful websites in building brand awareness and becoming household names.…More >
A recent New York Times article talked about the growing "extended time-shifted" audience in national viewing. But when you look at the numbers, it gets even more interesting in local markets.…More >
The best moments of television are often community moments. When one woman was surprised with a stranger's act of kindness, she wanted to share his “thanks-giving” with everyone. So she called her local TV station.…More >
When it comes to new car sales, never overlook the biggest motivator to get customers into the showroom and driving off with a new car: local broadcast television.…More >
Is there a better use of Television than saving lives?
2013 marks the 10th anniversary of Project Roadblock, a Local Broadcast Television initiative to donate on-air, online and mobile time and space to help stop drunk driving during one of the most deadly auto fatality weeks of the year – Christmas through New Year’s Eve.…More >