Data Shows DVR Growth Helps Boost TV Viewing

TV viewers are watching more and more minutes of TV with the help of time-shifted viewing devices like digital video recorders (DVRs), according to detailed study results in a MediaDailyNews report.

Total time-shifted viewing moved up four percent last season. Meanwhile, DVR penetration jumped from 23 percent in 2007-08 to 36 percent in 2009-10.

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