More than White Noise: The Impact of Music Streaming Services on Mobile Consumer Behavior
This IDC Insight explores the state and near-term future of the digital music industry. We focus specifically on the impact of both Internet radio and on-demand streaming applications and consumer adoption of these services. This document highlights the variety of streaming services available, price points, pros and cons, and other considerations affecting the overall market. The analysis in this document relies upon publicly available information from a number of sources including but not limited to the Recording Industry Association of America and a variety of streaming service providers.