Weekly Subscription News: Real Estate, Radio and Reports

Featuring Hartford Courant, Disney, TikTok, Scroll and Walmart

Though the year is winding down, the subscription news keeps coming. This week, ad-free news startup Scroll tests a limited partnership with McClatchy, Google accuses IAC/Interactive of deceptive marketing practices, and Disney plans to shut down Radio Disney in 2021 after two decades. Also, to compete against Amazon, Walmart adds free shipping to its Walmart+ subscription, the Hartford Courant will shut down its newsroom and vacate its offices by year end, and LinkedIn gets sued over incorrect ad metrics.

Scroll, the Ad-Free News Startup, Tests a Limited Partnership with McClatchy
Nieman Lab

Google Accuses IAC/Interactive of Deceptive Marketing Practices
Media Post

The Hartford Courant to Shut Down Newsroom by Year End
The Harford Courant

Walmart Adds Free Shipping to Walmart+ Subscription Program

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Disney Shutting Down Influential Radio Disney After Two Decades
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