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ADVERTISERS NOW SPENDING AS MUCH ON CABLE AS ON BROADCAST TV

May 8, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

For the first time, advertisers are spending virtually as much on cable-TV programming as they are on broadcast TV, according to a report by Nielsen Research. The latest “Advertising & Audiences Report” from Nielsen observed that spending on cable TV has risen 42 percent from 2007, with ad purchases on Spanish-language cable and network TV […]

HDTV SETS LIKELY TO BE HOT HOLIDAY ITEM

November 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Many consumers who have put off buying a big-screen HDTV set in recent years, hoping for an uptick in the economy, have apparently felt that they have waited long enough. According to a study by Marion, Iowa-based Frank N. Magid Associates, 40 percent of consumers say they plan to shop for a new TV set […]

BLU-RAY TO SURPASS DVD NEXT YEAR

June 10, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

By next year, Blu-ray will surpass DVD as the preferred home video format in America, and by 2014 it will account for 41 percent of total home entertainment spending, according to a study by the research firm Futuresource Consulting. By that year, DVD spending will be down to 26 percent of combined entertainment spending, with […]