Top parent companies for October 2005: Microsoft, Time Warner, Yahoo!

Microsoft, Time Warner, Yahoo! and Google were named the top parent companies in Nielsen//NetRatings October 2005 rankings.

Top parent companies for October 2005

Parent company Audience, 000 Average time
Microsoft 110,827 2:08:08
Yahoo! 102,243 3:24:40
Time Warner 101,976 4:50:47
Google 85,170 0:47:49
eBay 58,753 2:03:48
US Government 56,390 0:27:23
InterActiveCorp 53,422 0:29:08
Amazon 44,227 0:25:47
Walt Disney 37,522 0:36:14
New York Times 36,129 0:20:05
Source: Nielsen//NetRatings