Research + News | Topic: Media
Aug 18, 2017
Snapchat Throws Lifeline To College Papers
Some beleaguered college pubs are getting a boost, and possibly a new lease on life, courtesy of mobile visual messaging platform Snapchat. Read the article here.
Aug 14, 2017
In Germany, Amazon Makes A Play For Kids’ Digital Time
FreeTime’s launch on Android could reinforce its digital content dominance. Read the report here.
Jul 18, 2017
Youth Movement: Gen Z Boasts The Largest, Most Diverse Media Users Yet
While Millennials continue to grab headlines for their tech-savvy penchant for adopting new technologies and their unique media behaviors, the first-quarter 2017 Nielsen Total Audience Report sheds some much-needed light on the NEXT generation of consumers—Generation Z—as well as how different generations adopt and use established and nascent devices and platforms.
Read the research here.
Jul 11, 2017
Gen Z Spends Less Time With Text
It seems that long and short form video is the way to connect with Gen Z. Read the article here.
Jun 28, 2017
Teens Switching To ‘On Demand’ Instead Of Live TV
A study of the viewing habits of children and teenagers in the UK highlights a number of important shifts in the way media is consumed. Read the article here.
Jun 19, 2017
You Won’t Believe What Kids Are Writing About Celebs, Book Characters, and Other Pop Culture Stars
Learn about the colorful world of fanfiction, where kids write and share original (but often racy) stories. Read this blog post from Common Sense Media here.
Jun 19, 2017
Have Media Habits Changed Among Millennials And Teens?
Gen Z is shifting away from blogs and publisher sites. Read the research here.
May 22, 2017
U.S. Adults Now Spend 12 Hours 7 Minutes a Day Consuming Media
US adults will spend more than half the day with major media. Read the research here.
May 5, 2017
Young People Spend About Twice As Much Time Watching Netflix As Live TV, And Even More Time On YouTube
On average, teens spent 34% of their video time watching YouTube, compared to 27% watching Netflix, and 14% watching live TV. Read the article here.
May 4, 2017
Netflix Adds Warning To Teen Suicide Series ’13 Reasons Why’
Netflix says it will add more trigger warning to its show “13 Reasons Why”, given its graphic depiction of sexual assault and suicide. Read the article here.