VIDEO: Facebook Is Now Sharing User Activity with TV Networks


It's been reported that Facebook will now send TV networks a breakdown of how many interactions their shows received on its social network. This will give networks a clearer picture of how much users are talking about their programing. In this brief — yet lively — video, our experts discuss if social media might be a better ratings system than the incumbent Nielsen Ratings. Is it time we saw a change to how TV ratings are gathered?

What about you, readers? Should the TV ratings system be changed? Tell us your opinion in the comments below.

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