Apple’s Netflix competitor could be unveiled in April
A day after stories of Apple launching its information subscription service in March, we now have information that they are going to launch their video subscription service in April or early May.
Apple has invested closely into this, spending as a lot as US$2 billion on creating authentic video content material and signing up mega-celebrities and administrators like Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and J.J. Abrams.
Apart from its personal content material, Apple may also permit customers to choice to subscribe to different providers corresponding to Starz and Showtime.
Netflix and HBO are mentioned to be in talks with Apple however stories say that Netflix is unlikely to affix the service whereas talks with HBO are nonetheless ongoing. Sources say there are disagreements about how income ought to be break up and the way person information ought to be shared.
2019 seems set to be an thrilling yr for sofa potatoes as Disney may also enter the video streaming enterprise later this yr with their service known as Disney+.
Source: The Verge, Reuters