Walt Disney Studios’ 'Frozen' was again the top-selling disc, this time for the week ended April 27, and has been No. 1 on Nielsen VideoScan’s First Alert sales chart for five of the six weeks since its release.
For 2014 AOL will broadcast 16 original series on its AOL On Network, which will be tracked by Nielsen, which will assign gross ratings points to each broadcast, reflecting audience reach by age and gender.
Consumer spending on home entertainment in the first quarter may have dipped slightly, but interest in cloud-based storage of movies continues to rise, with more than 17 million registered UltraViolet accounts — up 2 million from 15 million accounts at the end of 2013.
Tom Wheeler, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has come out in defense of draft net neutrality rules currently before the commission, calling recent speculation that the FCC rules would kill the idea of the open Internet “misinformed interpretation.”