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62% of US tablet owners have paid for digital music

New research released by Nielsen shows that 62% of US tablet owners have paid for music downloads on their device, a long way ahead of the 19% who have done so in the UK, 20% in Italy and 9% in Germany.
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62% of US tablet owners have paid for digital music

New research released by Nielsen shows that 62% of US tablet owners have paid for music downloads on their device, a long way ahead of the 19% who have done so in the UK, 20% in Italy and 9% in Germany.
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Billboard, Nielsen and NARM unveil On-Demand Songs chart

We reported yesterday on Billboard's decision to add data from six streaming music services to its Hot 100 chart. But it turns out there's another dimension to the change: a brand new 'On-Demand Songs' chart produced using...
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Two thirds of 24-34 year-old Americans own a smartphone

48% of Americans now own smartphones, but that this percentage rises to 66% for 24-34 year-olds.
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Two thirds of 24-34 year-old Americans own a smartphone

Nielsen has published some new research into the US smartphones market, based on a survey in January of more than 20,000 people. It
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Adele tops 2011 US albums chart with 5.82m sales

Nielsen SoundScan has published its end-of-year charts for 2011, with Adele sitting proudly atop both the album and singles lists
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Nielsen study reveals why people friend (and unfriend) on Facebook

Today's most shocking story comes from a piece of research from Nielsen subsidiary NM Incite.
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Nielsen hails ‘Generation App’ as US 25-34 year-olds flock to smartphones

Market research firm Nielsen has published a report claiming that 62% of 25-34 year-old US mobile users now own a smartphone, compared to 43% for mobile users of all ages there.
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Nielsen hails ‘Generation App’ as US 25-34 year-olds flock to smartphones

Market research firm Nielsen has published a report claiming that 62% of 25-34 year-old US mobile users now own a smartphone, compared to 43% for mobile users of all ages there.
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More smartphones being sold in the US than feature phones

55% of new phones bought in the last three months in the US were smartphones - the first quarter in which they have been ahead of traditional 'feature phones'. That's according to research by Nielsen, which has also published...
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Nielsen outlines US music growth, as UMG reveals decline

The Nielsen Company has injected a positive note into the industry debate around recorded music sales, by claiming that overall sales are UP 1.6% in the US so far in 2011. While physical sales are down...
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Music Ally Report : A Plateau On The Horizon?

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