Sunday, March 2, 2008
New Jericho Photos
The Veoh.com site is used by more than 23 million viewers per month. It allows viewers to watch streaming web video from across the Web. Jericho included.
"But now that Nielsen wants households to let it eavesdrop on many more activities — from Web surfing to cellphone use — how far will people open their doors?
In one potential setback to its ambitious modernization plan, Nielsen last year ran tests to determine the willingness of its television-monitoring households to allow electronic tracking of a second behavior, Web usage. So many people said no because of privacy concerns that Nielsen said this month it would scale back the plan — for now, at least — making the Web tracking optional."