Edison Research has released its latest annual Infinite Dial report that surveys the audio consumption habits of Americans 12 years and older. Edison has been conducting this research since 1998.
The majority of US mobile users surveyed in December 2013 said they listened to mobile music at least sometimes, and around half of that group played songs often.
This infographic from Sol Republic illustrates how we discover and enjoy music in the age of social media.
56% of US smart phone owners used their phone for listening to music.
Forty percent of tablet owners report they use it to listen to music, while 56 percent of smart phone users say they use it for music listening.
On average, tablet gamers downloaded 22 games over the past year, and 46% listened to music on their phone.
Ringtones are alive and well, as this infographic can attest.