Subscriptions

General knowledge- How to Cancel Your Disney+ Subscription

Affiliate Disclosure: By buying the products we recommend, you help keep the lights on at MakeUseOf. Read more. Have you had your fill of Disney+? Then it might be time to cancel your subscription. In this article, we show you how to cancel Disney+, and explain what that means. There are many reasons why you …

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General knowledge- The Best Last-Minute Digital Gifts That Don’t Require Shipping

Are you still scrambling to get all your gifts together? Shipping may determine whether your presents make it in time for the holidays. What can you do when it’s too late to ship your gift? We’ve prepared a list of the best virtual gifts, not just for online friends. On top of being guaranteed to …

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General knowledge- BritBox Streaming Service Launches in UK

BritBox has launched in the UK. BritBox is a streaming service which (as the name suggests) is focused on British television. This helps to differentiate it from the likes of Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, which mostly stream American TV shows. In March 2017, BritBox launched in the US You Can Now Stream British TV …

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General knowledge- What’s the Best Streaming Service Deal?

Philo vs. Sling TV… which is the best streaming service? As more and more players enter the market, it’s becoming increasingly hard to determine an answer. For many people, the decision is driven by cost. Philo and Sling are two of the leading budget streaming services available, but which offers the best deal? In this …

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General knowledge- How to Cancel App Subscriptions on Your iPhone or iPad

Nearly every app and service available today wants you to sign up for a subscription. While this spreads out costs over time instead of charging you all at once, it’s easy to lose track of your subscriptions. If you typically enroll using your mobile device, you might wonder how to cancel subscriptions on an iPhone …

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General knowledge- The 5 Best Games to Play on Apple Arcade

Apple Arcade is a new video subscription service from Apple that costs a modest $4.99/mo (with a 1-month free trial) that grants full access to a library of 100+ games on iPhones, iPads, Macs, and Apple TV devices. Games on Apple Arcade are ad-free, have no in-app purchases (zero microtransactions), and have no always-on DRM. …

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General knowledge- The 5 Best MoviePass Alternatives for Film Fans

In September 2019, MoviePass shut down for all customers MoviePass Shuts Down for All Customers MoviePass Shuts Down for All Customers MoviePass has collapsed, with no funding forthcoming, and parent company, Helios and Matheson, looking to sell the company’s assets. Read More . The company had been on life-support since 2018 due to financial problems, …

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General knowledge- MoviePass Shuts Down for All Customers

MoviePass is no more. The subscription-based movie ticketing service has collapsed, with no funding forthcoming, and parent company, Helios and Matheson, looking to sell the company’s assets. Still, MoviePass has at least changed things for the better. A Brief History of MoviePass MoviePass launched in 2011, offering cinemagoers the chance to watch a certain number …

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General knowledge- 11 Premium Mac Apps That Make a SetApp Subscription Worthwhile

App developers are increasingly moving away from one-time purchases and towards a subscription model. It makes sense for them, since it guarantees a future income stream as long as they keep apps updated. But for the consumer, it makes us wonder if we want to pay for yet another subscription. SetApp aims to solve that …

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General knowledge- Netflix Launches a Mobile-Only Streaming Plan

Netflix has launched a mobile-only streaming plan. Unfortunately, it’s currently only available in India. Still, with more people streaming exclusively on their smartphones, this seems a sensible option to offer users in other countries. Fingers crossed. Netflix Offers Mobile-Only Streaming Netflix announced its mobile-only subscription in a post on the Netflix Media Center. The company …

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