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Sep 23, 2013, 11:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) has approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 (ten cents) per...

Aug 28, 2013, 17:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The board of directors of Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) has approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 (ten cents) per common...

Aug 19, 2013, 08:00 ET

Media Rating Council grants accreditation to eight additional Arbitron Portable People Meter markets

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced that the Media Rating Council® Inc. (MRC) has accredited the radio average-quarter-hour monthly...

Aug 05, 2013, 08:30 ET

Entercom Signs a Multi-Year Renewal for Arbitron Portable People Meter and Diary Radio Rating Services

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced that Entercom Communications Corp., one of the five largest radio groups in the United States, has...

Aug 01, 2013, 17:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. Reports 2013 Second Quarter Financial Results

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013. Computed in accordance with U.S. generally...

Jul 15, 2013, 17:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Release Scheduled for August 1, 2013

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced that it plans to report second quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, August 1, 2013, after the...

May 22, 2013, 16:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend; Holds Annual Stockholders' Meeting

 The board of directors of Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) has approved the payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 (ten cents) per common...

May 21, 2013, 13:00 ET

U.S. Smartphone Users Spend More Time With Their Phones Than U.K. and China Smartphone Users

 U.S. smartphone users may spend more time using their phones, but a larger portion of that time is spent on voice calls versus messaging and...

May 07, 2013, 17:01 ET

Arbitron Inc. Reports 2013 First Quarter Financial Results

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Computed in accordance with U.S....

May 02, 2013, 02:00 ET

En mars, la moitié des panélistes français possesseurs de smartphones ont utilisé des applications mobiles d'achat en ligne

Au mois de mars, plus de la moitié (52,5 %) des membres français du panel Arbitron Mobile comprenant des utilisateurs de...

May 02, 2013, 02:00 ET

Im März verwendeten sechs von zehn Teilnehmern des Smartphone-Panels in Deutschland mobile Apps für Einkäufe von unterwegs

Beinahe 58 Prozent der Teilnehmer des Arbitron Mobile Smartphone-Panels in Deutschland verwendeten im Monat März mobile Apps für ihre...

Apr 25, 2013, 11:19 ET
Weekly Use of Mobile Sports Apps.  (PRNewsFoto/Arbitron Inc.)

College Hoops and Major League Baseball Lift Smartphone Sports Apps

 Use of sports apps by members of the Arbitron Mobile smartphone panel has been climbing steadily since their post-Super Bowl, mid-winter...

Apr 16, 2013, 17:01 ET

Arbitron Inc. Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Nielsen Holdings N.V.

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) announced today that at the Company's Special Meeting of Stockholders held today, stockholders voted to approve the...

Apr 15, 2013, 11:00 ET

iPhones Trump Androids for Mobile Commerce App Usage

 A greater percentage of iPhone® users (67.5 percent) use mobile apps for commerce compared to Android™ users (43.9 percent) in the...

Apr 10, 2013, 07:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release Scheduled for May 7, 2013

 Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today announced that it plans to report first quarter 2013 financial results on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, after the...

Apr 09, 2013, 07:00 ET

Arbitron Inc. Annual Stockholder Meeting Scheduled For May 21, 2013

Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) has scheduled its annual meeting of stockholders for Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at 9:00AM local time at the Four Seasons...

Apr 02, 2013, 14:00 ET

Weekly Online Radio Audience Reaches an Estimated 86 Million Nationally Says New Arbitron/Edison Research Study

 One in three Americans aged 12 and older now listen to all forms of online radio1 on a weekly basis according to the new national survey from...

Mar 27, 2013, 11:30 ET

Apps Dominate Video Online Consumption Across Seven Arbitron Mobile Smartphone Panels in the U.S., Europe, and Asia

Third-party apps dominate the consumption of online video on mobile devices among all participants in the seven Arbitron Mobile-based measurement...

Mar 20, 2013, 11:00 ET
Arbitron Mobile: Prime time is peak time for mobile gaming and social media.  (PRNewsFoto/Arbitron Inc.)

Prime Time Is Peak Time for Mobile Gaming and Social Media

Mobile gamers and social networkers spend the most time playing games or posting updates during TV prime time—weekdays from 8PM to...

Mar 18, 2013, 01:01 ET

Les jeux et réseaux sociaux sont les passe-temps préférés des possesseurs d'applications mobiles membres du panel Arbitron Mobile en France

 Les jeux et réseaux sociaux sont les passe-temps préférés des possesseurs d'applications mobiles membres du panel Arbitron...