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Nearly 70% of US smartphone owners stream music daily

Thursday 10 March 2016 | 22:34 CET | News
Some 68 percent of US smartphone owners listen to streaming music daily and spend more time listening to music than any other major entertainment activity, according to new research from Parks. The study also found that 71 percent of smartphone owners watch short video clips, but for only 24 minutes a day, on average, compared to over 45 minutes a day listening to streaming music. Amazon Prime Music and Pandora One are the top two music streaming subscription services. 

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