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Five on Friday: Scaling, Slurping and Subscribing

Five on Friday: Scaling, Slurping and Subscribing

Nickson Living furniture subscription expands to Austin, 7-Eleven launches delivery service, and YouTube scales back YouTube Originals.
Micro-video platform started a $200 million TikTok Creator Fund to help creators turn their content into careers and signed a multi-year deal with NMPA.

TikTok Tests Subscriptions to Monetize Creator Content

TikTok is testing subscriptions to monetize creator content, just a month after launching its Creator Next hub.
Netflix to close dormant subscriptions

Netflix Stock Takes Huge Hit After Q4 Financials Released

Netflix stock took a 35% hit after the streaming subscription service released its Q4 and full-year 2021 financials last week.
Weekly Subscription News: Duos, Downplays and Daily Digests

Weekly Subscription News: Copying, Teaming and Breaching

LinkedIn joins other platforms in copying The Clubhouse format, Gannett to stop printing Sat. editions in 136 markets, FCC chair wants to tighten data breach notification rules.
Five on Friday: Pay What You Want, Podcasts and Payouts

Five on Friday: Pay What You Want, Podcasts and Payouts

Roku builds Live TV zones into platform; Spotify discontinues Studio 4; and we learn more about CNN+.

Subscription Insider’s 2022 Subscription Predictions

Subscription Insider's 2022 subscription predictions touch on streaming video and audio, gaming, payments and the regulatory environment.

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Netflix Raises Monthly Subscription Prices in US and Canada

Netflix Raises Subscription Prices in US and Canada

Netflix announced an increase in subscription prices in the U.S. and Canada. Prices will go up $1 to $2 per month.
Weekly Subscription News: Duos, Downplays and Daily Digests

Weekly Subscription News: Duos, Downplays and Daily Digests

Ubisoft brings subscription service to Xbox, FuboTV grows to 1.1M subscribers, Audible discontinues daily digests of top news outlets.

Five on Friday: Tacos, Top Downloads and Total Counts

NPR doubles down on podcast subscriptions; Apple considers audiobooks; and Taco Bell expands roll out of Taco Lover's Pass.

fuboTV Reports Strong Revenue and Subscriber Growth

In preliminary Q4 2021 results, fuboTV boasts 1.1 million subscribers and revenue growth in the triple digits, exceeding guidance.

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