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Walmart's new grocery subscription plan takes another swipe at Amazon

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Walmart is unveiling a grocery delivery subscription service this fall, AP reports.

Why it matters: The big box store is hoping to boost its constituency of time-starved shoppers looking for convenience, and attempting to move strongly into one of the fastest growing e-commerce sectors.

The streaming battlefield is getting crowded

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As the streaming wars heat up, consumers are going to have to be choosy about which services they subscribe to, or risk racking up steep monthly bills.

Why it matters: Digital streaming was supposed to break up the expensive cable bundle, but now that so many companies are launching their own services, paying for TV could get even more expensive and complicated.