Live sports dominated the U.S. and UK Thursday.
‘It’s All About Screens.’ This is the Daily Diary of Screens. Friday, June 17, 2016.
ABC finished #1 broadcast network as ‘NBA Finals Game #6‘ was the top program.
In the UK, BBC One finished #1 broadcast network as ‘Euro 2016-England v Wales‘ was the top program.
‘Nine‘ finished #1 in Australia as ‘Seven News‘ was #1 newscast and ‘MasterChef Australia‘ was the top non-newscast program.
‘The Conjuring 2‘ #1 at the U.S. box office weekend 10-12 June 2016.
‘Warcraft‘ #1 at the International box office weekend 10-12 June 2016.
Sales of movie theater ads jumped 13.4% in 2015 as it reached $716 million in advertising sales. There are 3.734 Billion Unique Mobile 68% Social Ad Clicks Are Now Mobile. Users as of this quarter, account for a 51% worldwide penetration. Direct uploads of user videos to Facebook now exceed YouTube. Facebook has 1.59 billion monthly users. Instagram has 77.6 million users. 88% of Twitter users are on mobile. An average of 500 million tweets are sent every day. The Google+1 button is hit 5 billion times per day. 80% of Internet users on Pinterest are female. Pinterest has 54.6 million users. LinkedIn has 347 million registered members. Weibo has 100 million daily users. 600 million users on Whatsapp. Facebook has 1.55 billion monthly active users. 60 billion messages are sent via Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp every day. Netflix now has 75 million streaming subscribers. Cliptomize continues to grow as it has 78,633 users and 113,568 clipbooks with 570,753 visitors and 313,501 unique visitors with over 2.862 million pageviews. 5 minutes 12 seconds average time spent on spent on site since the beginning. In June, average time spent on site is 4 minutes 54 seconds. Cliptomize For Business Service Bureau during recent NDA 45 day client campaign delivered a remarkable open rate of 48.92% and a click-through rate of 36.6% #clipit, #clip4biz🖇 Double Your Open Rate & Click-Through Rate Now!: http://www.cliptomize.com/Clipbook/View/250922?secret=h42qm2ns5g The First step to engagement is click-through 🆕
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For Thursday, June 16, 2016 (Posted on June 17, 2016)
The Alphabet Network had Gm#6 of the NBA Finals and it blew away the competition, finishing UP +200% vs SD 2015.
7P ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live‘ finished with an average 9.013 million viewers and a 5.2/9
730P ‘NBA Countdown‘ finished with an average 10.254 million viewers and a 4.9/9.
8P ‘NBA Finals-Game #6‘ with the Cleveland Cavaliers defeating the Golden State Warriors finished with an average 16.802 million viewers and a 13.7/24
The Tiffany Network with an all rerun schedule finished DOWN -6.5% vs SD 2015.
8P ‘The Big Bang Theory‘ rerun finished with an average 6.875 million viewers and a 4.5/8.
830P ‘Life In Pieces‘ rerun finished with an average 5.147 million viewers and a 3.3/5.
9P ‘Mom‘ rerun finished with an average 5.101 million viewers and a 3.5/6.
930P ‘The Odd Couple‘ rerun finished with an average 4.319 million viewers and a 2.8/5.
10P ‘Code Black‘ rerun finished with an average 4.082 million viewers and a 2.7/5.
The Peacock Network had a news mag and Manson and finished DOWN -17.1% vs SD 2015.
8P ‘Dateline‘ finished with an average 4.043 million viewers and a 3.7/6.
9P ‘Aquarius‘ season premiere finished with an average 2.989 million viewers and a 2.2/4.
10P ‘Aquarius‘ finished with an average 2.414 million viewers and a 1.8/3.
The Animal Network of Broadcast had Tim and finished UP +8.9% vs SD 2015.
8P ‘Bones‘ finished with an average 3.878 million viewers and a 2.6/5.
9P ‘Home Free‘ series premiere finished with an average 2.337 million viewers and a 1.5/3.
The Avis of Hispanic Networks pulled an upset on Thursday with an overall 0.8/1 HH Rating/Share.
8P ‘Eva, la Trailera‘ finished with an 0.8/1 HH Rating/Share.
9P ‘La Esclava Blanca‘ finished with a 0.7/1 HH Rating/Share.
10P ‘El Señor de los Cielos‘ finished #1 overall Hispanic program Thursday with a 0.9/2 HH Rating/Share.
The #1 Hispanic Network in America finished #2 on Thursday.
8P ‘Un Camino Hacia el Destino’ finished with a 0.9/2 HH Rating/Share.
9P ‘Tres Veces Ana’ finished with an 0.8/1 HH Rating/Share.
10P ‘Yago’ finished dead last with a 0.6/1 HH Rating/Share.
The Little Network That Couldn’t but did finish up marginally Thursday, UP +4.6%, vs SD 2015.
8P ‘DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow‘ rerun finished with an average 787,000 viewers and a 0.7/1.
9P ‘Beauty and the Beast‘ rerun finished with an average 807,000 viewers and a 0.6/1.
For The Record
ABC finished #1 Thursday in prime time with an average 14.413 million viewers and a 10.8/19, UP +10.045 million viewers (+230.0%) vs 4.368 million viewers SD 2015.
CBS finished #2 with an average 4.934 million viewers and a 3.2/5, DOWN -342,000 viewers (-6.5%) vs 5.276 million viewers SD 2015.
NBC finished #3 with an average 3.149 million viewers and a 2.5/4, DOWN -649,000 viewers (-17.1%) vs 3.798 million viewers SD 2015.
FOX finished #4 with an average 3.108 million viewers and a 2.1/3, UP +253,000 viewers (+8.9%) vs 2.855 million viewers SD 2015.
TEL finished with an 0.8/1 HH Rating/Share.
UNI finished with a 0.7/1 HH Rating/Share.
The CW finished with an average 797,000 viewers and a 0.6/1, UP +35,000 viewers (+4.6%) vs 762,000 viewers SD 2015..
Broadcast (English Speaking) Network finished Thursday in prime time with an estimated 26.401 million viewers, UP +9.342 million viewers (+54.8%) vs 17.059 million viewers SD 2015.
Today In Communication History
On this date in 1941, WNBT-TV in New York City, NY, was granted the first construction permit to operate a commercial TV station in the U.S.
NOTE: We have entered a new era in screen ratings. Nielsen is expanding its sample of TV viewers to include new
homes with meters that record the channel being watched—but not the demographics of the people watching. That will be estimated using data modeling and an algorithm Nielsen has developed, and added to the current sample that does include people meters that measure demos. The Panel Expansion (NPX), in which 12,900 households have been added to the national sample, is at the center of this change. The household ratings in these homes are measured by meters on each television in the home, while the demographic ratings in these homes will be assigned by Nielsen using a statistical algorithm. This is the first time since 1987 that homes in the national sample are not equipped with PeopleMeters, which measure both the program viewed and the people watching it.
In 1900, the term ‘television‘ is coined by Constantin Perskyi at the International Electricity Congress, part of the 1900 Paris Exhibition.
Quote Of The Day
‘Journalism is the oxygen of democracy, people are freer, and more equal when a populace is truthfully informed.’
Seth Rogin is President & CEO of Nucleus
C|S Media Notes
Facebook and YouTube are the social channels most marketers are planning to invest more in, while 73% intend to boost video, per Social Media Examiner. Business-to-business marketers are much more likely to use LinkedIn and Slideshare than their consumer counterparts, the report notes.
Mobile Devices Continue To Dominate News Consumption
Mobile visitors continue to outpace those from desktops for news sites, according to a study out Wednesday. A Pew Research Center report found that significantly more traffic for 99 of 110 news organizations surveyed came from mobile, as opposed to desktop, devices. That was up from 71 in the fourth quarter of 2014.
The rise was true across categories, including newspapers and news magazines. The number of newspapers saw their mobile traffic outpace their desktop traffic increase from 28 in 2014 to 44 in 2015. All eight national television outlets studied now receive a majority of their web traffic from mobile devices. Pew found that every digital news outlet they studied was on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Most used Instagram and half were on Snapchat.
The rise of smartphones has been transformative for the news business. It has forced them to rethink their digital presence not just for smartphones but for the many social media platforms their audience members use to access news on their phones.
The rapid rise in smartphone use has driven policymakers to look to free up more spectrum, the frequencies mobile devices use to transmit and download data, to meet the demand.
The Pew researchers based their traffic analysis on data from ComScore, a popular tool for measuring web traffic. The measurements were based on data from October 2015 through December 2015.
Social Media Research
Female Users Account for Two-Thirds of Instagram’s US Daily Audience
More than one in four people in the US will use Instagram regularly this year, making it the second most popular social network in the country after Facebook. According to recent research, women are more active than men on Instagram and prefer the platform more than other social networks for engaging with brand content.
2016 Tony Award Winners
Hamilton Wins 2016 Tony Award for Best Musical
Best Revival of a Play
‘ Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge ’
Best Revival Musical
‘The Color Purple ’
Best Book Of A Musical
‘Hamilton’, Lin-Manuel Miranda
Best Musical Score
Music & Lyrics: Lin-Manuel Miranda
Best Lead Actor In A Play
Frank Langella ‘The Father’
Best Lead Actress In A Play
Jessica Lange ‘Long Day’s Journey’
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Leslie Odom Jr., Hamilton
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Cynthia Erivo, The Color Purple
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Reed Birney, The Humans
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Jayne Houdyshell, The Human
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Daveed Diggs, Hamilton
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Renée Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton
Best Direction of a Play
Ivo Van Hove, Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge
Best Direction of a Musical
Thomas Kail, Hamilton
Microsoft To Buy LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion In Cash
In what will be the largest purchase in the tech company’s history, Microsoft will buy LinkedIn for a whopping $26.2 Billion. It will dive into the social-networking realm and serve as a launchpad to connect with business users across the globe. Under the terms of the deal, Microsoft will acquire LinkedIn for $196 per share in an all-cash transaction, about a 50% premium over LinkedIn’s closing price Friday, inclusive of LinkedIn’s net cash.
LinkedIn had about 433 million registered members worldwide as of the end of the first quarter of 2016, up 19% year over year, and touts 105 million monthly unique visitors.
Previously, Microsoft’s biggest acquisitions have been Skype for $8.5 billion in 2011 and Nokia’s mobile devices business for $7.2 billion in 2014.
Box Office Weekend 10-12 June 2016 (Domestic)
#1 ‘The Conjuring 2’ $ 40.4 million
#2 ‘Warcraft’ $ 24.2 million
#3 ‘Now You See Me 2’ $ 22.4 million
#4 ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2’$ 14.4 million
#5 ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ $ 9.9 million
Box Office Weekend 10-12 June 2016 (International)
#1 ‘Warcraft’ $185.8 million
#2 ‘The Conjuring 2’ $ 50.0 million
#3 ‘Now You See Me 2’ $ 20.1 million
#4 ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ $ 15.0 million
#5 ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2’$ 13.3 million
‘Jason Bourne’ starring Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Julia Stiles, Tommy Lee Jones and Vincent Cassel.
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Across The Pond
The Big One had ‘Euro 2016’. Nuff said!
130P ‘Euro 2016’ featuring England v Wales 2-1 finished with an average 6.6 million viewers and a 61.6% share. It peaked at 9.5 million viewers and a 73.7% share of the available audience at 3:51P.
Of note, 5.0 million tuned in to BBC news bulletins for coverage of the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox.
Nine finishes #1 again on Thursday in Australia with an average 26.7% share of the available audience.
Seven finished #2 with a 25.3% share.
Ten finished a strong #3 with an average 23.9% share of the available audience.
ABC finished #4 with an average 17.5% share.
SBS finished #5 Thursday in Australia with an average 4.0% share of the available audience.
TOP TEN NON-NEWSCAST PROGRAMS IN AUSTRALIA THURSDAY
#1 MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA TEN 1,083,000 viewers #1 in Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth
#2 A CURRENT AFFAIR Nine 938,000 viewers #1 in Sydney
#3 HOME AND AWAY Seven 734,000 viewers #1 in Brisbane
#4 THE CHASE AUSTRALIA Seven 685,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#5 RBT Nine 668,000 viewers Sydney top market
#6 SHARK TANK THURS TEN 646,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#7 THE PROJECT 7PM TEN 635,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#8 RAKE ABC 605,000 viewers Sydney top market
#9T HOT SEAT Nine 586,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#9T FAMILY FEUD TEN 586,000 viewers Sydney top market
TOP NEWSCASTS THURSDAY IN AUSTRALIA
#1 SEVEN NEWS Seven 1,132,000 viewers #1 in Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth
#2 SEVEN News/TodayTonight Seven 1,046,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#3 NINE NEWS Nine 1,016,000 viewers #1 in Melbourne
#4 NINE NEWS 6:30 Nine 978,000 viewers #1 in Sydney
#5 ABC NEWS-EV ABC 756,000 viewers Melbourne top market
THURSDAY AUSTRALIAN OVERNIGHT TV RATINGS
Thursday Australian Overnight TV Ratings
THURSDAY AUSTRALIAN OVERNIGHT TV RATINGS
Seven finished #1 Friday in Australia with a solid 35.1% share of the available audience.
Nine finished #2 with a 27.0% share.
Ten finished #3 with a 16.6% share of the available audience.
ABC finished #4 with a 15.2% share.
SBS finished #5 Friday in Australia with a 6.0% share of the available audience.
TOP TEN NON-NEWSCAST PROGRAMS IN AUSTRALIA FRIDAY
#1 BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Seven 757,000 viewers #1 in Sydney & Perth
#2 THE CHASE AUSTRALIA Seven 661,000 201,000 224,000 95,000 65,000 76,000
#3 A CURRENT AFFAIR Nine 630,000 viewers Sydney & Melbourne top markets
#4 AFL:FRI NIGHT FOOTBALL Seven 563,000 viewers #1 in Melbourne & Adelaide
#5 THE PROJECT 7PM TEN 531,000 viewers Sydney top market
#6 HOT SEAT Nine 519,000 viewers #1 in Brisbane
#7 THE LIVING ROOM TEN 514,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#8 FAMILY FEUD TEN 512,000 viewers Sydney top market
#9 7.30 ABC 498,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#10 THE CHASE AUSTRALIA Seven 441,000 viewers Sydney top market
TOP NEWSCASTS IN AUSTRALIA FRIDAY
#1 SEVEN NEWS Seven 989,000 viewers #1 in Sydney, Adelaide & Perth
#2 SEVEN News/TodayTonight Seven 942,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#3 NINE NEWS Nine 918,000 viewers #1 in Melbourne & Brisbane
#4 NINE NEWS 6:30 Nine 854,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#5 ABC NEWS ABC 701,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#6 TEN EYEWITNESS NEWS @5 TEN 493,000 viewers Melbourne top market
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‘Hamilton’ at The Tony Awards