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Half of UK web users stream content online - study

Tuesday 5 July 2016 | 17:33 CET | News
Over half (52%) of UK internet users consuming content online now use streaming services, according to research by Kantar Media for the UK Intellectual Property Office. The Online Copyright Infringement Tracker also shows that downloading content is becoming comparatively less popular (39%). Internet users who stream cited convenience and cost as two of the main reasons for doing so. The rise of streaming has coincided with a small but significant drop in online copyright infringement. The proportion of those consuming content from exclusively legal sources has risen to 44 percent, up by 3

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