This was another exciting week in the wonderful world of subscriptions. The Tokyo Olympic Games had seven times higher viewership on YouTube than the Rio Games, Gannett is selling its Lake of the Ozarks titles to Vernon Publishing, and Medium is reworking its business model – again. Also this week, WarnerMedia is reportedly in talks to sell TMZ to Fox, USA Today is putting its crossword behind a paywall and ViacomCBS’s streaming revenue jumped 92% to $983 million.
ViacomCBS Q2 Update: Streaming Revenue Leaps 92% to $983 Million
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WarnerMedia in Talks to Celebrity Gossip Outlet TMZ to Fox