October wrap-up: 10 stories that caught our eye

Fortumo October wrap-up 10 stories that caught our eye

With October behind us, we put our heads together and looked back at some of the stories that are likely to shake up the digital economy in the near future. Any other important stuff that we missed? Leave them in the comments below the post!

Payments:

Digital media:

  • Ars Technica: Google Play Music getting $15/mo “family plan” later this year
  • Medianama: 885 Million Active Mobile Connections In India in July 2015
  • TechCrunch: YouTube Red, A $9.99 Site-Wide Ad-Free Subscription With Play Music, Launches Oct 28
  • MarketWatch: Tinder, OKCupid parent Match Group files for IPO

Gaming:

  • VentureBeat: Here are the countries that make up most of the $91.5B global gaming business (Spoiler: China rules)
  • Gamasutra: The top 10 games take 25% of global mobile app revenue