Streaming, while impressive, still only accounts for 12.6 per cent of all the music consumed in the UK. An even bigger surprise might be the fact that together, CD and vinyl still accounted for a huge 49 per cent of all Album Equivalent Sales (AES) in 2014.
Chris Havell, Senior Director of Audio at CSR, joined CSR in 2009 as Head of Audio Marketing and was appointed to his current role in 2012. He is currently responsible for the strategy and growth of Voice & Music wireless audio platforms including defining and driving market and product strategy, roadmap and applications. Chris has over 20 years’ experience in semiconductor and technology companies and previously held senior roles at AMD, ATI Technologies and NEC Electronics, with responsibility for Digital Television platform solutions.
Speakers, soundbars, headphones - having access to excellent audio in the home is easier now than it ever has been. It's definitely a market we've seen go from strength to strength as we ship more Bluetooth® Audio platforms to fuel the demand for more wireless devices.
24/09/2014 12:13 BST
If you think cassette tape-players and boom-boxes are old school, then you may be surprised to know that headphones have been around for much longer than either of them. With over 130 years of heritage, the headphone has come a long way.
10/01/2014 09:48 GMT
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