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Grin and (Panda) Bear It Sandoval homer barrage eats into Fox’s World Series ratings

While it may be a lot of fun to watch Kung Fu Panda swat dingers over the fence at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Pablo Sandoval’s historic performance in Game…

October 25, 2012, 6:59 PM EDT

Analyst: Broadcast Took a Pounding in Q2 DVR playback not enough to offset ratings declines

Despite the lift from time-shifted viewing, network television appears to be on the ropes, losing nearly 10 percent of its demo deliveries in the second quarter of 2012.  Broadcasters have suffered…

July 16, 2012, 5:12 PM EDT

Kentucky Fried Ratings: Slight Uptick for NCAA Hoops Final Wildcats-Jayhawks tilt draws 20.9 million viewers

Despite yet another late finish in the East and a lopsided pairing on the floor, CBS’ coverage of the 2012 NCAA men’s basketball national championship game put up respectable numbers. Monday…

April 3, 2012, 8:23 PM EDT

Nielsen, GroupM Tool Measures Metrics Across TV and Web Companies exploring similar ratings standard for mobile, social

Advertisers have struggled with two ratings systems for the Internet and TV—making it difficult to judge whether their TV and Web ads work together—but a new product launched by Nielsen…

March 19, 2012, 11:16 AM EDT

Buoyed by ‘The Voice,’ ‘Smash’ Inches Closer to a Renewal Monday night is music to NBC’s ears

A stellar performance from The Voice and an all-but-idle CBS helped give NBC a decisive ratings victory on Monday night. Per Nielsen live-plus-same-day data, The Voice’s first “battle round” delivered 16.9…

March 6, 2012, 7:04 PM EST

‘Smash’ Stumbles in Second Act NBC drama down 26 percent after much-ballyhooed debut

A week after knocking off the season’s highest ratings in the 10 p.m. slot, NBC’s Smash fell to earth Monday night, losing more than a quarter of the dollar demo. According…

February 14, 2012, 2:37 PM EST

'Smash' Strikes a Chord With Viewers NBC's Broadway baby puts up big numbers in its debut

NBC’s dogged promotional push for its new Broadway drama, Smash, appears to have paid off, as Monday night’s premiere delivered the season’s highest ratings in the 10 p.m. slot. According to…

February 7, 2012, 2:22 PM EST

Giants-Pats Set TV Ratings Record Super Bowl XLVI draws 111.3 million viewers

The NFL season that almost didn’t happen ended on a suitably triumphant note, as the instant classic rematch of the New York Giants and New England Patriots broke the all-time…

February 6, 2012, 5:00 PM EST

Despite Declines, ‘American Idol’ Remains Dominant Season 11 premiere draws a 7.4 in the demo

Season 11 of American Idol got off to a somewhat rocky start as the two-hour premiere failed to live up to last year’s debut. According to Nielsen live-plus-same day data, the…

January 19, 2012, 12:57 PM EST

ABC Midseason Fail: 'Work It' an Idler Cross-dressing comedy fizzles in Tuesday premiere

ABC’s critically savaged cross-dressing comedy Work It got off to an uninspired start Tuesday night, notching a 2.0 in the 18-49 demo—down a few ticks from the premiere of the…

January 4, 2012, 1:53 PM EST

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