Parks Associates said that as of Q3 2017, 12% of U.S. broadband households use a live streaming platform like Facebook Live or Periscope.
42% of US broadband households find at least one tested smart home use case for entertainment very appealing, according to Parks Associates.
Makers of smart TVs and streaming media players are shifting strategies to focus on the user experience (UX) as device sales start to flatten out.
More than 50% of US OTT subscription households subscribe to multiple OTT video services, according to Parks Associates. Of these multi-OTT households, 81% use Netflix plus some other service or combination of services, typically Amazon or Hulu.
Parks Associates has released its updated list of the top 10 subscription over-the-top (OTT) video services in the US market, based on number of subscribers.
53% of US broadband households subscribe to both a pay-TV service and at least one OTT video service, according to research by Parks Associates.
Amazon, Centrica, Deutsche Telekom, and Philips Lighting to address latest trends in smart home and IoT, at this year’s Connections Europe in Amsterdam.
Despite an initially conservative approach to IoT opportunities, many different types of EU companies are now pioneering approaches and introducing beneficial IoT use cases for their customers.
37% of streaming media devices owned by US broadband households are Roku devices, up from 30% in Q1 2016, according to Parks Associates.
Parks Associates estimates smart TV penetration will reach 57% in Western Europe this year.