Live TV remains the most popular method of watching TV programming overall in the US. However, new media channels are catching up with the traditional way of watching TV shows.
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80% of digital videos viewed on a TV are accessed via subscription streaming services.
Edison Research has released its latest annual Infinite Dial report that surveys the audio consumption habits of Americans 12 years and older. Edison has been conducting this research since 1998.
35% of US 13-to-18-year-old smartphone and tablet users cited YouTube as a leading social media app they used—second only to Facebook.
Over 50 million people consider themselves Amazon Prime members.
YouTube captures nearly 20% of US video advertising spending right now.
27% of Americans cited internet TV (a TV enabled with Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu Plus, etc.) as their primary video viewing source during the next 6 years.
Netflix’s acclaimed forays into original programming are reaching subscribers, with 6 in 10 Netflix subscribers claiming to have ever watched original programming from the subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service.
Some 35% of US households subscribed to a subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service during the second quarter of this year, up from 27% during Q2 2013.