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Apple launches US$4.99 bundle for Apple TV+ and Apple Music

In an effort to increase eyes on its product, Apple has confirmed that it will be bundling Apple TV+ with its Apple Music student plan. The news was announced on Instagram by Dickinson star Hailee Steinfeld. The story, later shared on the official Apple TV Instagram account, reveals few details but clarifies that the plan […]

Handmaid’s Tale tops Parrot list for Western Europe

The Handmaid’s Tale was the most in-demand digital original in western Europe for the week ending July 15, according to Parrot Analytics. According to Parrot, the show, which was created for Hulu in the US but is distributed by multiple video service providers and broadcasters internationally, scored an average of 4.612 demand expressions per 100 […]

Apple reportedly mulling single-subscription for TV, music and magazines

Apple is reportedly mulling a single subscription offering for original TV shows, music and magazine content as it gears up for the launch of a streaming service to take on the might of Netflix and Amazon. According to The Information, citing unnamed sources, Apple plans to kick off with the launch of a digital news […]

Apple reports jump in Apple Music subscriptions

Apple reported double-digit revenue growth from Apple Music subscriptions and iCloud storage in its latest quarterly results. Speaking on the earnings call, CEO Time Cook, said that Apple had experienced “strong growth in the total number of paid subscriptions for our own services and the third-party content we offer on our stores. Paid subscriptions now […]

Report: Apple aims for 10 originals this year

Apple is reportedly aiming to release as many as 10 original series this year through its subscription Apple Music service. According to a Bloomberg report, Apple is working on “several” music-themed documentaries alongside its previously announced series Carpool Karaoke and Planet of the Apps. “For a music streaming service, we’re building a very decent slate,” Apple […]

Apple hints at wider content plans

Apple will roll out originals for its Apple Music service throughout the year and has hinted at far wider content plans as the media landscape continues to shift. Speaking on the company’s fiscal first quarter earnings call, CEO Tim Cook said the company is learning a lot about the original content business and is “thinking […]

Report: Apple to make content push with TV, movie originals

Apple is reportedly planning to make a major push into original content, making TV show and movies that will be available through its subscription streaming service Apple Music. According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple has been in talks with producers about buying rights to scripted TV shows and has preliminary plans to also offer […]

Vice bows doc series on Apple Music

Youth-skewed content brand Vice has produced a new music-based docuseries The Score about different music scenes around the world. According to a report in The Hollywood Reporter (THR), the six-part series is being streamed exclusively on the music subscription service Apple Music. Accompanying the series will be a new playlist featuring the music from each […]

Report: Apple starts work on first original

Apple has reportedly started work on its first original TV series, with plans to launch the show through its subscription streaming site, Apple Music. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the six-episode drama series, called Vital Signs, will star rapper, Beats co-founder and Apple executive Dr Dre, and will be “semi-autobiographical”. The dark series is now […]