Parks Associates senior analyst shares firm’s groundbreaking OTT video research at NAB 2017
Nearly one-third of OTT free trials convert to a paid subscription, according to new connected entertainment research from Parks Associates. The research firm, which produces the industry-leading resource OTT Video Market Tracker, announced today that Senior Analyst Glenn Hower will be speaking on the session "OTT Video Services: Fighting to Capture and Retain Users" at NAB Show Las V ...read more
Senior Analyst to examine OTT video landscape at NAB Show Las Vegas, April 24
New U.S. consumer research from Parks Associates reveals that 39% of U.S. broadband households visit a video sharing site like YouTube at least once a week. In total, 59% of U.S. broadband households visit an online video site on a regular basis.
New FCC and Senate actions change rules for service providers in collecting consumer data
Parks Associates today announced new digital media research ahead of the TV Connect Show in London shows 59% of pay-TV subscribers in U.S. broadband households are bothered by the fact that advertisers use their personal viewing data to push personalized ads to them. The international research firm also found that nearly 40% of pay-TV subscribers worry about the safety and use of their ...read more
New research analyzes trends in digital media consumption habits
New consumer research from Parks Associates reveals 29% of U.S. broadband households get most of their news from social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. According to 360 View: Digital Media & Connected Consumers, despite the emergence of online sources for news, the majority of broadband consumers feel that television is more authentic than online video.
IoT research firm announces new research on streaming music and audio services
Parks Associates announced today that the majority of paid streaming music services experienced an increase in their number of subscribers in 2016, with Amazon Prime Music leading the market with 15% of U.S. broadband households. 360 View: Digital Media & Connected Consumers notes Amazon Prime Music experienced a 50% increase in subscription during the one-year period. In addition to Prime Music, ...read more
OTT Video Market Tracker reveals churn rates for OTT video services and companies including Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu
Parks Associates announced today that the churn rate for OTT video services is 19% of U.S. broadband households, indicating roughly one in five households have cancelled an OTT service in the past 12 months. The company’s OTT Video Market Tracker service notes the overall churn rate for OTT services has been stable for the past year, with top services Netflix ...read more
Majority of OTT video consumption now on Internet-connected TV
Parks Associates today released its updated top 10 list for subscription over-the-top (OTT) video services, based on number of subscribers, with Netflix retaining its top position while services Sling TV, Showtime, and CBS moved up or entered the list over the past year.
Parks Associates’ list of top 10 OTT video services, ranked by number of paid subscribers, excluding transactional or ad-based services, is ...read more