Amazon Acquires ART19, a Podcast Hosting and Monetization Platform

Amazon Acquires ART19, a Podcast Hosting and Monetization Platform

In its latest acquisition, Amazon is buying ART19, a podcast hosting and monetization platform.
Lawmakers urge FTC to continue the fight against Facebook.

Lawmakers Urge FTC to Continue Fight Against Facebook

Four days after a federal court dismissed the FTC's antitrust complaint against Facebook, lawmakers urge the FTC to keep fighting.
American Express raises annual fee from $550 to $695.

American Express Raises Platinum Card Annual Fee from $550 to $695

American Express raises annual fee for Platinum card from $550 to $695, but includes new membership rewards and perks.
Weekly Subscription News: Circulation, Subscription Management and Sales

Weekly Subscription News: Delays, Drama and Direct-to-Consumer

Bloomberg Media tests subscriber-only content; Bally Sports direct-to-consumer estimated to attract 4.4M subscribers & $2B; Google delays cookie removal.
Five on Friday: Features, Fraud and French Content

Five on Friday: Features, Fraud and French Content

YouTube TV adds new features for $20 a month; Amazon offers 6 mos. of Disney+ to new Amazon Music Unlimited subscribers, and Facebook files $36M ad fraud lawsuit.
Facebook Launches Newsletter Subscription Service, ‘Bulletin’

Facebook Launches Newsletter Subscription Service, ‘Bulletin’

Facebook has launched its own subscription newsletter service, Facebook Bulletin featuring articles, podcasts, exclusive content and more.
Amazon Launches Vinyl of the Month Club Subscription

Amazon Launches Vinyl of the Month Club Subscription

Big tech giant Amazon is going old school, launching a vinyl of the month club subscription for $24.99 a month.
Facebook Launches Newsletter Subscription Service, ‘Bulletin’

Facebook Scores Major Win Against FTC in Antitrust Case

A U.S. District Court judge dismissed an antitrust complaint filed by the FTC against Facebook for insufficience evidence.
The UK's CMA is investigating Amazon and Google for false and misleading online reviews.

UK’s CMA Investigates Amazon and Google for Potentially Fake Online Reviews

The UK's CMA is investigating whether Amazon and Google are doing enough to stop false and misleading online reviews.
BuzzFeed to acquire Complex Networks for $300M

BuzzFeed Acquires Complex Networks for $300 Million

BuzzFeed will acquire Complex Networks for $300 million and the company announced its plans to go public.

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