One, two, three, four: This is what they’re fighting for…

In case there was any doubt what this strike is all about, the AP is reporting the results of a new poll of European media consumers. The headline: Folks 18-24 would rather spend time online instead of watching TV. And the amount of time spent online watching TV, film or video has doubled since 2006.

Europeans tend to have faster Internet connections, so their usage of the Net might be a bit higher than in the U.S. But the trend is clear: The shift from TV to the Internet is on.

–Josef Adalian

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