Why traditional TV is like The Walking Dead

New figures show 'depressing' declines in audience numbers for major returning TV series

3rd October, 2017
YouTube usage has surged as traditional TV numbers decline. Pic: Getty

How often do you watch TV? Actual live TV, without pausing it so you can forward the ads or something you recorded earlier? Probably not that often, and according to the latest research, time spent watching live TV is going to continue to dwindle.

Every year, culture news website Vulture publishes a chart illustrating the latest audiences of veteran TV shows. It labels this chart depressing, as it shows an increasing decline, and its latest...

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