Pork for Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving (except for the incursion of Black Friday sales) is the holiday that as resisted change. This may be changing, and because everything must be framed generationally it is said to be the doing of Millennials.
Fantastic, here's another reason to adopt ad-blockers. The function, which uses an inaudible sounds to create a means of tracking users as they switch between devices, was developed by marketers and advertisers who seemed bound and determined to make an ad supported internet impossible— it's already unprofitable for most.
Yahoo is testing whether it can force its mail users to accept ads. This will end badly (for Yahoo!).
The way TV ratings are calculated needs to change. It's amazing that Nielsen and its numbers based on "representative families" still have any power. Online viewing numbers should be directly measurable, and should cable TV viewing. Cable companies know how many sets are tuned to a given channel at a given time. There really shouldn't be this much uncertainty as to how many view what.