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Irish millennials more likely to only watch TV online

Thursday 16 June 2016 | 15:20 CET | News
More than one third of Irish adults would consider dropping their TV licence in favour of only watching internet TV and video, according to a survey by Irish provider Pure Telecom. The research found that Irish adults are reconsidering the EUR 160 annual TV licence fee as streaming channels continue to offer top-quality TV series and movies. Millennials are the most likely to give up their TV licence in favour of watching internet-only content, with 15 percent saying they intend to stop paying the fee in the next five years and a further 28 percent saying they would consider it. Of the 86

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Pure Telecom
Countries: Ireland
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