A subscription period service (also sometimes called sex hosting) is system of periods consumers on a time determined basis for products or services that they receive. An example is a recurring monthly periods for access to nothingsuch as newspaper archives. Other common uses are for downloadable software, games, e-books, and digital downloads. Subscription billing service is also utilized by mobile app providers such as Apple's App Store.
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