nielsen nielsen  /ˈnil sən/


  • (n) Danish composer (1865-1931)



  1. New Nielsen Study Looks At Streaming Music Growth

    Nielsen has released the results of a new study examining streaming music, finding that nearly 22 billion songs have already been streamed online in the U.S. so far in 2013. According to the survey, "most connected device owners listen on their smartphones.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FMQB

  2. Straight Sets: Frederik Nielsen Loves Singles, but Doubles Pays the Bills

    Frederik Nielsen continues to devote most of his energy toward improving his singles game instead of specializing in doubles, the format that made him a Wimbledon champion last year.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Nielsen's top programs for June 3-9

    Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 3-9. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NBA Finals: San Antonio vs. Miami (Sunday), ABC, 14.57 million. 2. NBA Finals: San ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News


  1. "It is an emergency for us," said Mancini. "We tried to get Joe but Birmingham said no. I respect that decision. We had to get someone because I have no idea when Shay will be back and, apart from Gunner Nielsen, we only had a 15-year-old. I...
    on Apr 29, 2010 By: Roberto Mancini Source: AFP

  2. "It's a role that the Centre of Excellence head does from time to time," Chappell said. "Tim Nielsen obviously did it with the team on various occasions when he was with the academy, so it's no different to the past. Some people will want to...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Greg Chappell Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "I am concerned that if our arguments were televised we'd be competing neck and neck with Congress ...... for the lowest ratings that have ever been recorded by the Nielsen system," Alito said in an often humorous speech at the University of...
    on Oct 19, 2007 By: Samuel Alito Source: Guardian Unlimited

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