Across Top 3 Messaging Apps, Sending Messages is Most Used… Even Snapchat

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Messaging app usage patterns very among Millennial Internet users around the world, as different messaging apps have unique features. The most popular activities on Facebook Messenger last month were sending a message (88%), followed by sending a photo (52%) sending a sticker (39%), and sending a video (23%), according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report published in late 2016. The most popular activities for WhatsApp was sending a message (90%), sending a photo (74%), sending a video (50%), sending a voice recording (45%) and making a voice call (44%). The most popular activities for Snapchat include sending a message (64%), sending a photo snap (51%), adding a friend (45%), sending a video snap or creating / reading a story (38% each).

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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WhatsApp Still Leads in Messaging App Frequency of Use Over Facebook and Snapchat

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WhatsApp trumps Facebook Messenger for both usage frequency scores and activity

engagement rates, according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. 59% of Millennial Internet users say they use WhatsApp more than once a day, while only 37% of them say they use Facebook Messenger, and 25 percent say they use Snapchat more than once per day.

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.newsmediaweekcovergraphic

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Facebook Messenger Takes Lead Over WhatsApp for Favorite Millennial Messaging App

 

Facebook owns both Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, the top two messaging apps in the world. While Messenger is the most popular overall, according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. GWI asked Millennial Internet users who have used specific messaging apps in the past month, two which 47% said Facebook Messenger, 41% said WhatsApp, 24% said Skype, 13% said Line, 12% said Snapchat, 10% said Google Hangouts, 10% said Viber, and 8% said WeChat.

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on13-top-mssg-apps which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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News Outlets Taking Advantage of Millennial’s Twitter Use

 

Among Millennials who use Twitter around the world, the most popular activities in the last month include reading a news story (35%) and logging in to see what is happening without posting (32%), according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016.   Other popular Twitter activities including tweeting a friend, watching a video and favoriteing a tweet (30% each), retweeting a friend and using a hashtag (28% each) and looking at the trending topics (27%).12-twitter-use

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, www.NewsBizBlog.org

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Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Facebook Video Proving To Be One of the Most Used Features for Millennials

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Among Millennials who use Facebook around the world, the most popular activities in the last month include clicking the like button (65%), watching a video (54%) and messaging a friend (51%), according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. Reading an article (49%) and reading a news story (48%) are also popular, followed by commenting on a friend’s photo or video (46%), logging in to see what is happening without posting (44%) and commenting on a friend’s profile status (43%).

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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newsmediaweekcovergraphic

Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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Facebook Trumps All Other Social Media Usage Frequency

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Facebook frequency of visits far exceeds its closest rivals, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter, according to GlobalWebIndex’s Millennial report in late 2016. 53% of Facebook’s Millennial users say they visit more than once a day, while 36% visit YouTube, 33% visit Instagram and 26% visit Twitter on a more-than-once per day basis. Comparatively, 32% visit YouTube daily, and 24% visit Facebook daily.

The Millennials report explores the attitudes and behaviours of Millennials online around the world. Millennials, have unique characteristics in the way they access the Internet, on which devices, the amount of time on which devices and which content. The report also chronicles the degree to which Millennials around the world are willing to pay for content, and what they are willing to pay for. The report explores how Millennials as an age group lead the trend of ad-blocking usage. Millennials also lead all age groups in multitasking on multiple screens, social networking, messaging app engagement, and buying goods and services online.

News Biz Blog will publish a collection of 17 data sets and analysis from the Millennials report, with permission, during the first quarter of 2017. For more information, go to www.globalwebindex.com. For more analysis on global digital media trends, go to World Newsmedia Network, www.wnmn.org, or and WNMN’s blog, http://www.NewsBizBlog.org

 

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newsmediaweekcovergraphic

Product development and innovations in Artificial Intelligence are the themes of the fifth annual Big Data for Media Week events from 20-24 February 2017 across London, including Thomson Reuters Headquarters in Canary Wharf.

Among the speakers are top executives from IBM Watson, Washington Post, Economist, Telegraph, Dow Jones, New York Times, Agora, Pangaea Alliance, the Guardian, Financial Times, Schibsted and many more.

Programming includes two days of study tours to Bloomberg, Google, Telegraph, the Guardian, IBM Watson and the BBC; the Big Data for Media Idea and Strategy Exchange at the Financial Times, and the two-day Big Data for Media conference, with inspirational case studies, instructional best practices and discussion about new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and predictive analytics.

For information, contact founder and organizer Martha Stone at mstone@wnmn.org, or go to the website at http://inma.org/modules/event/2017BigDataLondon/agenda.cfm

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