If you could sum up the decade in tech in one word, I’d probably choose ‘subscriptions’. While the internet has helped free up time and money for many in some ways, subscriptions are tech companies way of keeping you on the hook for longer, offering movies, television, games and music….
When Apple bought Texture, a subscription magazine app reportedly valued at around $US50 million ($64 million), last month, the move seemed like a bit of a head-scratcher. I mean really, who the hell still reads magazines?
The ACCC has approved Foxtel’s long-awaited takeover of Austar, although it’s not without quite a few considerations.