Netflix users stream over 3 hours a day while in quarantine

%name Netflix users stream over 3 hours a day while in quarantine by Authcom, Nova Scotia\s Internet and Computing Solutions Provider in Kentville, Annapolis Valley
  • A data analysis earlier this year showed that streaming video consumption increases substantially when there is a disruptive event such as the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Netflix VP for original content Cindy Holland has said that the average Netflix user spent two hours a day on the streaming service in 2019.
  • Combining these figures, KilltheCableBill projects that Netflix users are streaming shows and movies for over three hours a day on average while quarantined.
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As sick as we all are of being cooped up inside due to the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, streaming has been a vital lifeline keeping us relatively sane. Personally, I’ve been watching shows and movies I never would have made time for before the pandemic, like Onward on Disney+ and ESPN’s Michael Jordan documentary. Both are way more entertaining than I would have expected, and if not for being in quarantine, I know I wouldn’t have watched either of them. And based on the latest figures, I’m not the only one carving out more time for streaming.

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