3 Reasons People Cancel Streaming Services And 3 Reasons They Don't

April 27, 2019

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Have you ever subscribed to a streaming service just to watch one show? Maybe you were a massively devoted fan of Arrested Development when it aired on Fox, and you nabbed a Netflix subscription solely to watch season four when it dropped six years ago.Did you cancel the subscription after you finished watching? If so, you are not alone.A new report from PwC explores the reasoning behind consumer decisions related to streaming services. It examines how content and user experience both influence subscription decisions, and it finds some interesting answers.

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