Weekly Subscription News, Nov. 28, 2020: Babies, Baking and Brands

Weekly Subscription News: Babies, Baking and Brands

PayPal customers can use platform to raise 20K, BuzzFeed will buy HuffPost, and Kahoot is launching an educational game subscription service.
Five on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020: Subscription Codes, Audio Ads and Instagram Upgrades

Five on Friday: Subscription Offer Codes, Audio Ads and Instagram Upgrades

Gumroad launches monthly memberships, developers can now use subscription codes in their apps on Apple, and YouTube launches audio ads.
GlobalComix Launches Digital Comics Subscription and SuperFan Program

GlobalComix Launches Digital Comics Subscription and SuperFan Program

GlobalComix launches a digital comics subscription and SuperFan program to support creators of indie comics, graphic novels and manga.
Apple Reports Record Revenue of $64.7B in Q4 FY20

Apple Reduces App Store Commission to 15% for Small Businesses

Apple announced that the company is reducing its App Store commission from 30% to 15% for small businesses earning less than $1M per year.
The European Union charges Amazon with antitrust violations which could cost the company up to $28.1 billion.

Amazon Opens Amazon Pharmacy for Home Delivery of Prescriptions

Ecommerce giant Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Pharmacy for home delivery of prescriptions as well as a prescription savings program.
Weekly Subscription News, Nov. 28, 2020: Babies, Baking and Brands

Weekly Subscription News: Prescriptions, Predictions and Powerball Subscriptions

Amazon sells prescription drugs with 2-day delivery, Michigan Lottery sells Powerball subscriptions, and Target stops its subscription plan.
Five on Friday, November 20, 2020: Podcasts, Publishers and Monetization

Five on Friday: Podcasts, Publishers and Monetization

Zoom will remove time limits on Thanksgiving, TikTok gets a temporary reprieve, and Squarespace adds new monetization options.
Uzabase Sells Business News Site Quartz to Co-Founder and CEO Zach Seward

Uzabase Sells Quartz to Co-Founder and CEO Zach Seward

Two years after buying business news site Quartz, Japanese firm Uzabase has sold Quartz to its co-founder and CEO Zach Seward.
AMC Theatres’ Q3 Revenue Down 91% Due to Pandemic

AMC Theatres’ Q3 Revenue Down 91% Due to Pandemic

AMC Theatres reported total revenue of $119.5M in the third quarter of 2020, a 91% decrease, due primarily to COVID-related theatre closures.
Disney Raises Price of Hulu + Live TV by $10 a Month

Disney Raises Price of Hulu + Live TV by $10 a Month

Disney-owned Hulu is raising rates for their Hulu + Live TV package by $10 a month bringing the cost to $64.99, an 18% increase.

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