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Apple confirms March event, video streaming service launch likely

Apple confirms March 25th ‘It’s show time’ event with media invites Apple working on augmented reality glasses: reports
Emmett Howard | 12 March, 2019, 14:27

Apple has announced that its next special event will take on 25 March.

Apple's two big product events-usually in March and September-are A Big Deal.

An invitation sent to journalists included a movie reel countdown video and the message "It's show time".

Apple, which recently stopped disclosing iPhone unit sales data, is increasingly trying to turn investors toward the long-term value of its services ecosystem. In addition to that, it was also rumoured that Apple will be announcing its TV streaming service through this event which is apt given the teaser. A video streaming service is expected, which will feature original programming from Apple along with content from other companies such as HBO. With Netflix and Amazon Prime already having proven the value of streaming video subscriptions, the firm is poised to swoop in on yet another market.

Apple acquired the digital magazine app Texture past year, which enables you to read a huge number of publications for a single monthly fee, a bit like a music streaming service.

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Apple's invite for the event doesn't say much apart from "It's show time".

The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple News could be revamped to include a subscription bundle from major news outlets into a monthly plan.

The invite does not give any hint on any hardware that were expected to be released during the event.

In the end, we'll have to see how any new product unfolds and, if the services do come along, what partners will be touted as star contributors to the bundles. Apple has also refreshed its lineup previously during its events held in spring.

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