Category Media-Entertainment

New comprehensive analysis of diversity in film reveals that the Hollywood boys’ club endures

New comprehensive analysis of diversity in film reveals that the Hollywood boys’ club endures Source: USC Annenberg School of Communications A new, landmark report released today reveals that if you want to work in Hollywood, being a straight, white male is practically part of the job description. The study from the Media, Diversity, & Social […]

One in Every Ten Young Adults Calls Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert Most Trusted News Source

One in Every Ten Young Adults Calls Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert Most Trusted News Source Source: Public Religion Research Institute More than one in ten (11 percent) young adults (ages 18-29) say they trust “The Daily Show” or “The Colbert Report” the most to provide them with accurate information about politics and current events—an amount […]

American Time Use Survey – Annual 2014

American Time Use Survey – Annual 2014 Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics In 2014, on days they worked, 23 percent of employed persons did some or all of their work at home, and 85 percent did some or all of their work at their workplace, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. In 2003, […]

Nearly 60% of U.S. broadband households use OTT video services, but “Account Sharing” is prevalent

Nearly 60% of U.S. broadband households use OTT video services, but “Account Sharing” is prevalent Source: Parks Associates Digital media consumer research from Parks Associates reports 57% of U.S. broadband households access an OTT video subscription, but account sharing is a lingering challenge. According to a 3Q 2014 survey of U.S. broadband households, 8% are […]

UK — Latest customer complaint numbers revealed

Latest customer complaint numbers revealed Source: Ofcom Ofcom today published data on the volumes of consumer complaints made against major providers of telecoms and pay TV services. These reports provide useful information for consumers when choosing a provider, and incentivise operators to improve their performance. The reports cover the nine months from April to December […]