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Press Release Jun. 26, 2008 | Share

Americans Conducted Nearly 7 Million Searches for the Apple iPhone in April, According to comScore Marketer

RESTON, VA, June 26, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released a study on “iPhone”-related search terms based on data from the comScore Marketer service, which showed that 1.3 million people conducted 6.9 million searches for iPhone-related terms in April 2008. Read more

Press Release Jun. 25, 2008 | Share

comScore CEO and CFO to Discuss Dynamics in Online Audience Measurement in Conference Call on Thursday, June 26

RESTON, VA, June 25, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced that Dr. Magid Abraham, CEO and Co-Founder of comScore, and John Green, CFO, will discuss the dynamics in the online audience measurement industry in a conference call hosted by Jefferies & Co.’s Internet & New Media Analyst Youssef Squali at 10:00 a.m. (ET) on Thursday,... Read more

Press Release Jun. 24, 2008 | Share

comScore CEO and CFO to Discuss Competitive Dynamics in Online Audience Measurement in Conference Call on Wednesday, June 25

comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced that Dr. Magid Abraham, CEO and Co-Founder of comScore, and John Green, CFO, will discuss the competitive dynamics in the online audience measurement industry in a conference call hosted by Deutsche Bank's Internet Research Analyst Jeetil Patel at 11:00 a.m. (ET) on Wednesday, June 25. Read more

Blog Jun. 24, 2008 | Share

WidgetWebExpo — A Year Later

Last week, I spoke at a widget conference, WidgetWebExpo. The prior (and only other) time I’ve spoken at a conference on this topic was a year ago. At that time, widgets were just starting to get legs, so to speak, and we had just introduced a service to measure them, comScore Widget Metrix. Read more

Press Release Jun. 23, 2008 | Share

comScore Co-Founders Abraham and Fulgoni Win Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

RESTON, VA, June 23, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced that the company’s co-founders, CEO Magid Abraham and Chairman Gian Fulgoni, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2008 Award in the Technology category in the Greater Washington Region. According to Ernst & Young LLP, the awards program recognizes... Read more

Blog Jun. 20, 2008 | Share

comScore Radiohead Study Becomes Foundation of Harvard Business School Case Study

Many of the readers of this blog will probably remember comScore’s report on Radiohead’s “pay what you want” distribution model for their 2007 album “In Rainbows” back in November. The results of this study precipitated a lively debate in the blogosphere on the merits of this groundbreaking approach to music sales. Read more

Press Release Jun. 19, 2008 | Share

comScore Releases May 2008 U.S. Search Engine Rankings

RESTON, VA, June 19, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the U.S. search marketplace. In May 2008, Americans conducted 10.8 billion core searches, with Google Sites increasing its market share slightly. Read more

Press Release Jun. 19, 2008 | Share

High Gas Prices Drive U.S. Consumers to Find Deals on the Internet, According to comScore

RESTON, VA, June 20, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced that the Gasbuddy Organization, the largest web property that publishes the location of the cheapest gas prices available within local areas, recorded a record high of 2.5 million unique visitors in May 2008. Both the number of people visiting gas price resource sites and the... Read more

Blog Jun. 18, 2008 | Share

Do GRPs Have a Place in Online Media?

In the fall of 1980, as a second-half senior at NYU, I was taking a class called Advertising and Media Planning. I'd already begun working part-time at Arbitron, so I thought I knew a thing or two. On the midterm, one of the questions was: "Define Gross Rating Points." I confidently answered: "reach times frequency." But the professor... Read more

Press Release Jun. 18, 2008 | Share

comScore Media Metrix Ranks Top 50 U.S. Web Properties for May 2008

RESTON, VA, June 18, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released its monthly analysis of U.S. consumer activity at the top online properties for May 2008 based on data from the comScore Media Metrix service. Content categories showing gains in May included flowers/gifts/greetings, jewelry/luxury goods/accessories, coupon, and travel sites.... Read more