The 2016 Podcast Consumer report contains all new data on podcast users in America, derived from the Infinite Dial 2016 study from Edison Research and Triton Digital.
Facebook narrowly edges Twitter as the social platform that users believe is best for keeping up to date with news, sports or politics.
When GfK MRI asked US smartphone users about what mobile apps they checked first thing in the morning on a typical weekday, two-thirds said they looked at text messages, and 63% checked email.
Communication comes first for most US internet users—and even before coffee for a great many of them.
Nearly three-quarters of mobile banking app users use a mobile payment app to pay a bill.
Americans’ Weekly Media Consumption By Race/Ethnicity [TABLE]Black adults watch almost three times more TV on a weekly basis than Asian-American adults.
In Q4 2015, 28% of top brands worldwide used an emoji in their Facebook posts. Fast-forward to Q4 2015 and 40% of brands used an emoji in a Facebook post.
Overall tablet usage skews younger, while ereader usage trends older.
When Apple introduced the iPad in 2010, many thought it would make dedicated ebook readers obsolete. But six years later, it turns out that didn’t happen.
Next year will mark a milestone for US eCommerce, as more than half of digital buyers in the country will use a smartphone to complete a purchase during 2017.