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Over half of US households have a TV connected to the net

Wednesday 27 May 2015 | 14:14 CET | News
Over half (56%) of all US households have at least one television set connected to the internet via a video game system, a smart TV set, a Blu-ray player, or a stand-alone device like Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire TV, according to a study from Leichtman looking at 1,215 households nationwide. The figure moved up from 44 percent in 2013 and 24 percent in 2010. While 27 percent of all households have a TV set connected via one device, 29 percent of households are also connected via multiple devices, up from 17 percent in 2013. US adults are also watching more internet-delivered

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Companies: Amazon / Apple / HBO / Hulu / Netflix / Roku
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