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Blog May. 8, 2015 | Share

Teens & Older Demos Driving Gains in U.S. Smartphone Penetration

Teens Age 13-17 Apple iPhone User (000) Trend

In March the U.S. smartphone market reached 77 percent penetration, demonstrating just how prevalent these devices have become in Americans’ daily lives. Despite such a high incidence of smartphone ownership, penetration continues to grow at a healthy clip across all demographic segments, with certain demographics such as teens and older age groups... Read more

Blog Feb. 3, 2015 | Share

What Potential Does Pinterest Have as an Advertising Platform?

Pinterest Promoted Pins

Pinterest first roared onto the social media scene back in 2011 as it became the new toast of tech, but much of its cachet as the new-kid-on-the-block was soon usurped by several mobile-first social media upstarts like Instagram, Snapchat and Vine. And while Pinterest may not grab the same headlines it used to, the platform has quietly and steadily... Read more

Data Gem Dec. 19, 2014 | Share

Half of Millennial Netflix Viewers Stream Video on Mobile

Half of Millennial Netflix Viewers Stream Video on Mobile

Time and time and time again, Millennials have been shown to exhibit a unique set of digital habits which is sharply distinct from that of the rest of the digital population. In particular, this 18-34 year old demographic tends to be much more mobile-heavy than earlier generations, and this is once again the case when it comes to Netflix usage. Read more

Press Release Oct. 14, 2014 | Share

comScore’s U.S. Total Video Report Available for Download

comScore’s U.S. Total Video Report Available for Download

comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a global leader in measuring the digital world, today published The U.S. Total Video Report. The report, available to the public as a complimentary download, provides context for Americans’ shifting TV consumption habits. As the viewing environment becomes increasingly fragmented with a wider array of devices and sources... Read more

Presentation Oct. 14, 2014 | Share

The U.S. Total Video Report

The U.S. Total Video Report

Over the past several years, the TV viewing landscape has undergone a major shift. Advancements in viewing technology and increased competition for eyeballs have resulted in a more fragmented environment where consumers can watch TV from a wide array of devices and access content from countless sources. Led by certain segments of the population, most... Read more

Blog Sep. 25, 2014 | Share

5 Questions & Answers Shedding Light on How Americans Use Mobile Apps

5 Questions and Answers Shedding Light on How Americans Use Mobile Apps

Mobile has fast emerged as the primary platform for media consumption. However, as advertisers try to figure out how to best use mobile advertising to effectively reach their target audiences there is some hesitation around allocating budgets for mobile ad campaigns. Read more

Data Gem Sep. 15, 2014 | Share

25-34 Year-Olds are the Heaviest Mobile App Users in U.S.

Mobile App Hours Per User

The youngest users don’t always engage more on digital platforms. According to comScore Mobile Metrix data, those between the ages of 25-34 spend more time on mobile apps than any other age segment examined – slightly edging out the younger 18-24 year-old demographic. At 75 hours of mobile app usage per month, the 25-34 year-old age group topped... Read more

Data Gem Aug. 28, 2014 | Share

Top 25 Mobile Apps Dominated By The Largest Digital Media Brands

Top 25 Mobile Apps by Unique Visitors

The ranking of top apps is dominated by app constellations of some of the largest digital media brands; specifically, Facebook, Google, Apple, Yahoo, Amazon and eBay. These six brands account for 9 of the top 10 most used apps, 16 of the top 25, and 24 of the top 50. Read more

Data Gem Aug. 27, 2014 | Share

iOS App Users Skew Younger than Android Counterparts

Mobile Platform App Audience Breakouts by Age

iOS users skew younger than their Android counterparts across the smartphone and tablet segments. 43 percent of iPhone users are between the ages of 18-34 as compared to 39 percent of Android phone users. In addition, 57 percent of iPad users are under age 45 as compared to 53 percent of Android tablet users. Read more

Press Release Aug. 21, 2014 | Share

comScore’s U.S. Mobile App Report Available for Download

comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a global leader in measuring the digital world, today published The U.S. Mobile App Report. The report, available to the public as a complimentary download, provides an in-depth analysis of the medium that is currently driving the majority of digital behavior in the U.S. As mobile apps continue to play a more significant... Read more