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Streaming media player ownership to hit 40% in US

Streaming media player penetration is set to reach 40% of US broadband homes by 2017, with these devices to be found in some 39 million households, according to research by NPD Group.  The research firm predicts that streaming media player ownership will grow from just 16% of US internet homes in the first quarter of […]

Google Chromecast to boost set-top and dongle market

The release of Google’s Chromecast TV dongle is due to push the smart set-top box and dongle market beyond original forecasts, with unit sales now expected to pass 18 million in 2013, according to ABI Research.  Overall the market is expected to grow at a 10.8% compound annual growth rate between 2013 and 2018, with […]