Daisy Whitney’s New Media Minute:
More consumers are relying on broadband-only connections in their homes, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re cutting the cord on cable TV. Nielsen’s latest report reveals that there are now 5.1 million homes in the United States with broadband Internet connections and only broadcast TV, up 23 percent from last year.
But the growth may be coming from homes that never had broadband in the first place, rather than homes cutting back. For more details, check out this week’s New Media Minute.