Nearly 2 million people have started listening to Pandora on smart speakers like the Amazon Echo (P)
|08/01/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Pandora’s number of active users declined by 2% in the second quarter, but the group of people using the streaming music service on a voice activated device, like Amazon’s Echo, grew by a whopping 282% year-over-year, the company said on Monday.
That’s 1.6 million listeners on voice activated devices, out of the 76 million Pandora listeners.
The surge in listeners accessing the music service from voice-activated devices reflects the growing popularity of the Amazon Echo, Google Home and other new smart speaker devices (Even Apple has a speaker launching soon). And it could represent an important ray of hope for read more >>>