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Almost 90% of TiVo subscribers are "binge viewers"

Thursday 9 January 2014 | 20:28 CET | News
Almost 90 percent of TiVo subscribers admit to binge-viewing in the past few months, having watched three or more episodes of a given programme in a single day, according to a new report from TiVo Research and Analytics (TRA). One in four hour-long TV programmes was viewed as part of a binge and nearly one-fifth of every thirty-minute programme was viewed as part of a binge. The two most predominantly binged genres are dramas and crime dramas, followed by reality TV, sitcoms and home improvement programming. Additionally, the survey revealed that binging is a lonely habit, with more than half

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: TiVo
Countries: United States
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