Tavern owners reported a percent increase in customers when major sporting events were broadcast. Increased time with video programming does not necessarily mean more time with traditional broadcast or cable TV programs, since many people now spread their television viewing across more delivery systems such as DVDs, the Web, and on-demand content.
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Moreover, although most HDTV sets have very good sound capability, and some households have added high-end home theater systems to their sets, people indicate in interviews that the sound in HDTV productions varies from spectacular to terrible, and as in the case of low production values, poor quality audio sounds worse on HDTV sets.
The advertising industry has responded to remote control behavior by creating commercials that were more targeted and shorter.
Web Television To understand how people are using video on the Web, it is important to know how faster access through broadband cable, DSL, and optical fiber lines has changed Web usage in households.
Remotes also became a problem as well as a helpful tool for viewers. Advertising for early TV sets often showed people in formal evening gowns or tuxedos in party settings, another indicator that earlier adopters came from high-income households.