Weekly Subscription News: Consolidations, Layoffs and Luxury Vehicles

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Weekly Subscription News: Consolidations

In this weeks subscription news, Microsofts Game Pass Ultimate brings together its Xbox subscriptions for a discount, magazine mogul Meredith quietly cuts 60 employees, and Mercedes-Benz expands its luxury vehicle subscription service. Also this week, Microsoft and Oracle cross-connect their cloud products, Apple reveals its plans for iTunes and new Macs, and GateHouse Media plans to consolidate 50 Massachusetts publications into 18.

Game Pass Ultimate Brings Xbox Subscriptions Together at a Discount
TechCrunch

Magazine Giant Meredith Quietly Axes 60 Employees
New York Post

Mercedes-Benz Expands Luxury Vehicle Subscription Service
PYMNTS.com

Apples WWDC Highlights: The Death of iTunes and $6,000 Macs
The New York Times

AT&Ts WarnerMedia Might Be Punting on its Original Streaming Service Plans
TechCrunch

Microsoft and Oracle to Interconnect Microsoft Azure and Oracle Cloud
Microsoft

GateHouse Media Will Consolidate 50 Weekly Massachusetts Newspapers Into 18
Publishers Daily

FedEx Says Its Ending Express Shipping Service for Amazon
The New York Times