This week’s subscription news round-up features inaccuracies, the internet and IPOs. The Wall Street Journal reports that USA Today owner Gannett gave advertisers inaccurate information for nine months, and dozens of BuzzFeed employees claim they were illegally shortchanged in the company’s recent IPO. Also, following the recent price increase in the U.S., Netflix increases subscription pricing in the U.K. and Ireland, HBO Max will soon stream U.S. soccer matches, and how WordPress and Tumblr are keeping the internet weird.
Australia Pressured Google and Facebook to Pay for Journalism. Is America Next?
Columbia Journalism Review
USA Today Owner Gannett Gave Advertisers Inaccurate Info for Nine Months
The Wall Street Journal