"Consumers today have a variety of choices when determining how they want to access TV programing. As is the case in the broader retail landscape, growth in direct-to-consumer (DTC) channel subscriptions is particularly notable. Driven by the influx of new services, faster in-home broadband speeds, and TV-connected device adoption, DTC channel adoption rates grew three-fold over the last three years to reach 15% of U.S. households, according to The NPD Group."
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"The music industry is in the midst of a growth spurt that has led to 15-year record revenues for the major label groups and continues to break new consumption records for the first half of 2018, reports Nielsen. Total album equivalent consumption, which includes physical and digital album sales, song sales and on-demand audio and video song streams are up 18%."
New video research from Parks Associates finds more than 85% of millennials in U.S. broadband households subscribe to at least one OTT video service. This research comes from Parks Associates' OTT Video Market Tracker, which includes an exhaustive analysis of market trends and profiles of OTT video service providers in the U.S. and Canada, such as Netflix, HBO, YouTube and Amazon. The Tracker features a new way to blend company profiles with industry research data and analysis of competing players' strengths and weaknesses in the space.
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"On average, Americans spend just over 32 hours a week listening to music in 2017, up 5.5 hours over last year," Nielsen reports. "How is this possible? Technology. At home, at work and traveling in between, people are consuming more music than ever before, from more devices."
Rovi Corporation released phase-two findings from a sponsored survey of pay-TV and over-the-top content subscribers in the U.S., Europe and Asia. The study uncovered trends in viewer behaviors related to discovery, search, and recommendations for entertainment content and programming.