The Canadian PressFebruary 10, 2014 09:28
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - TV viewers increasingly are watching programs on their own schedule, according to a Nielsen company media study released Monday.
In the past year, time-shifting of television content grew by almost two hours, averaging 13 hours per month, the study found. Viewers averaged nearly 134 hours of live TV viewing a month in 2013, down nearly three hours from 2012.
Television still remains central to media consumption, the study found, despite the increase in time-shifted viewing and streaming video through a computer or smartphone.