Apple Agrees to Major Updates to App Store

Apple Reports Record Revenue of $81.4 Billion for Q3 FY2021

Apple reported record revenue of $81.4B in the third quarter of fiscal 2021, a 36% increase year-over-year.
Amazon Launches Vinyl of the Month Club Subscription

Amazon Reports Net Sales of $113.1B in Q2

Amazon reports net sales of $113.1B in Q2 2021, a 27% increase, including subscription revenue of $7.9B.
Weekly Subscription News: Printing, Promising and Paying

Weekly Subscription News: Textbooks, Technology and Trademarks

GM sues Ford over possible trademark infringement, NBC intentionally limits Peacock's Olympics coverage, and Sports Illustrated signs podcast deal with iHeartMedia.
Spotify tests lower priced ad-supported tier

Spotify Reports Subscriber and Revenue Growth in Q2, Ahead of Expectations

Spotify reported subscriber and revenue growth in the second quarter of 2021, ahead of expectations.
Cloud services fuel Microsoft's revenue growth in FY21 Q2.

Microsoft Finishes Fiscal Year 2021 Strong, Led by Cloud Services Growth

Microsoft finished fiscal year 2021 strong, driven by double-digit growth in cloud services.

SiriusXM Launches Platinum VIP Subscription Package

SiriusXM announced the launch of a new subscription tier - the Platinum VIP package - a comprehensive subscription with special perks and exclusives.
Twitter Launches ‘Super Follows’ Paid Subscriptions

Twitter Reports Total Revenue of $1.19B in Q2 Revenue

Twitter reported total Q2 revenue of $1.19 billion, a 74% increase year-over-year and an 11% increase in monetizable daily average users.
Tumblr Launches Post+ to Help Creators Monetize Their Work

Tumblr Launches Tumbler Post+ to Help Creators Monetize Their Work

Tumblr is beta-testing Tumblr Post+, a new subscription tool that helps creators monetize their work.
Five on Friday, July 16, 2021: Pirating, Training and Tweeting

Five on Friday: Pirating, Training and Tweeting

LIVIT launches tiered subscription plan; UK man is jailed for pirating Premier League subscriptions; Twitter tests new conversation settings.

STAT PACK: Subscriptions and Direct Selling in the U.S.

We've collected a range of statistics which look at direct-to-consumer sales of some of the top D2C brands and the popularity of subscription boxes for personal use and as gifts.
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