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Netflix is the Most Trouble-Free Service, Survey Shows

When it comes to streaming, it’s tough to beat the king. Netflix claimed another victory this week when J.D. Power declared them the most trouble-free streaming service.  In a study conducted in late April 2020 (the TMT Insight COVID-19 Pulse Report), the data analytics company perhaps best known for its automobile awards asked U.S. consumers […]

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Ad-Supported Streaming Was Up 148% in April

The fact that people are streaming more during social distancing is old news, but what exactly are they streaming? Some recent insight from ReelGood gives us a new look at what’s popular these days.  This data comes from nearly 4 million ReelGood users. If you’re not familiar with ReelGood, it’s a “streaming dashboard” of sorts […]

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What’s New on Hulu: The Best New Originals

While the originals over at Netflix seem to grab the most attention, Hulu has developed a fairly strong stable of their own original content. The Handmaid’s Tale is the name people know the most, but there are actually several highly anticipated shows dropping soon.  Here’s a look at what’s new on Hulu, specifically focusing on […]

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How Technology is Shaping Our Entertainment Habits

It’s only natural that our entertainment habits change as technology changes, but how much of an impact does technology actually have on how we watch content? Hub Entertainment Research, one of the industry leaders in digital TV and entertainment market research, recently conducted a study that gives us a little insight.  This survey was conducted […]

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44% of Streaming Television Subscribers are Cable Converts

If you currently have a live television streaming service like YouTube TV, Sling TV, or Hulu with Live, there’s about a 50% chance you’re a cable convert. According to a recent study from Leichtman Research Group, 44% of live TV streaming customers switched after canceling a big cable subscription. 26% of people who subscribe to […]

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Netflix Could Be Losing Millions Each Month Due to Password Sharing

For years, most streaming services have taken a relatively lax attitude towards password sharing. While they’re officially against it policy-wise, they’re just not taking the relatively easy steps to prevent it.  Netflix raised some eyebrows though late last year when during their third-quarter earnings call, they said they were “looking at consumer-friendly ways to push […]

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Two Thirds of Quibi Users Drop the Service, Even Though It’s Still Free

It’s probably too early to call Quibi a total flop, but even its own founder is acknowledging things aren’t great right now.  Despite dropping a massive $1.75 billion on advertising (including a Super Bowl commercial) and an absolutely star-studded list of actors, the short-form video service isn’t seeing the subscribers they hoped for.  Quibi debuted […]

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