Time-Shifted TV Viewing More Than Doubles

By Andrew Gauthier 


Time-shifted TV viewing has more than doubled over the past year and over 40 percent of Americans now make plans to record their favorite shows and watch them later, according to a survey released on Tuesday.

More than two-thirds of viewers have watched prime-time television series through video on demand, digital video recorders and the Internet, the survey conducted for the No. 1 U.S. cable TV operator Comcast Corp found.

Sixty-one percent of those who responded said they were using time-shifting technologies more than one year ago. More…