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YouTube Is Seeing 'Red' With Brand New $10 Monthly Ad-Free Subscription Service
YouTube

YouTube Is Seeing 'Red' With Brand New $10 Monthly Ad-Free Subscription Service

Called YouTube Red, the service also lets users play videos in the background while they're using other apps, and save videos offline for future viewing.
Geoff Weiss
JustFab: Silicon Valley Sees a Unicorn, Customers See a Trojan Horse
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JustFab: Silicon Valley Sees a Unicorn, Customers See a Trojan Horse

The company's founders have a history of being associated with dubious practices.
Carly Okyle
What the 'Netflix for Private Aviation' Will Need to Succeed
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What the 'Netflix for Private Aviation' Will Need to Succeed

The founder of Beacon, a flight startup that launches today, explains how he plans to change how we fly private.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Hatchery, a Subscription Service for Foodies, Adds a Marketplace to Its Model
Ecommerce

Hatchery, a Subscription Service for Foodies, Adds a Marketplace to Its Model

Merchants selling on the ecommerce platform get national exposure for their local, artisanal food products, like Dark Chocolate Malted Fudge and Chile Red Pepper Tapenade.
Catherine Clifford
5 Essentials for Building a Subscription Business Customers Won't Quit
Subscription Businesses

5 Essentials for Building a Subscription Business Customers Won't Quit

Subscription businesses are as old as newspapers and as new as the latest startup drawn by the prospect of recurring revenues.
Tien Tzuo
Get Your Brand Noticed With Subscription Boxes
Subscription Services

Get Your Brand Noticed With Subscription Boxes

They're an easy way to delight consumers but they also work to reach a national audience as new-age marketing platforms.
Aihui Ong
Why You Should Use a Subscription Business Model
Subscription Services

Why You Should Use a Subscription Business Model

The benefits abound -- for both company and customer.
Chuck Longanecker
Starbucks Launches Fresh Coffee Subscription Service
Starbucks

Starbucks Launches Fresh Coffee Subscription Service

Never run out of coffee again, with Starbucks' new high-quality subscription plan.
Kate Taylor
10 Subscription Companies to Start Now
Subscription Businesses

10 Subscription Companies to Start Now

BirchBox changed women's sampling of cosmetics. Dollar Shave Club automated razor-blade delivery. Find out about other categories ripe for this business model.
John Warrillow
Probably Coming Soon: Paid, Ad-Free Subscriptions on YouTube
Subscription Services

Probably Coming Soon: Paid, Ad-Free Subscriptions on YouTube

The video platform is finally considering a paid-subscription option that will allow users to avoid ads.
Laura Entis
Amazon Will Now Manage Subscription Payments for Startups and Businesses
Growth Strategies

Amazon Will Now Manage Subscription Payments for Startups and Businesses

Forging into PayPal's territory, Amazon expands its reach with online payments.
Laura Entis
Learning From Past Mistakes, Netflix Takes New Approach to Price Hikes
Netflix

Learning From Past Mistakes, Netflix Takes New Approach to Price Hikes

When Netflix raised its subscription prices two years ago, users rebelled. This time, the company is doing it differently.
Laura Entis
Target Is Seriously Expanding Its Online Subscription Service
Target

Target Is Seriously Expanding Its Online Subscription Service

Target's online subscription service launched in September with just 150 baby-care items. Now, it's increasing its product offering tenfold, offering everything from K-cups to dog food for regular delivery.
Kate Taylor