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Disney+ is officially launching in Ireland in March 2020

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Lora Ball | 08 November, 2019, 21:21

This shift is driven by the broadening of choice in the streaming landscape, with the likes of Apple TV, HBO Max and Disney+ joining the established likes of Netflix and Amazon. The results reflect the consolidation of Disney's acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox and its controlling stake in Hulu, Disney said.

What changed isn't clear.

Disney and Amazon apparently made a deal this week, though, as a new WSJ report on Thursday revealed that the Disney+ app will indeed be available on Fire TVs.

Tiafoe and Kecmanovic complete semi-final line-up in Milan
He will play Kecmanovic to decide who reaches the final. "I just had to regroup and stick to my game". With the win, Tiafoe improved to 2-1, sending him through as the second-place finisher in Group B.

South Africa beats England
The UK was the most engaged nation but South Africa was the most read about team at this year's Rugby World Cup , according to new research.

Ohio State’s Chase Young out due to possible NCAA ‘issue’
Ohio State's news release included no statement from Young, who has not been available to the media since after the game. The Buckeyes play Rutgers after Maryland before the schedule gets wild for the final two games of the season.

According to digital news service La Lettre A, Disney+ will not be available in France until spring next year at the earliest the news site reports that the terms under discussion between Canal+ and the United States studio would see Disney+ commercialised as a pay TV option but also offered as part of a bundle with Canal+'s flagship channel. While it didn't break down the exact devices that would be supported, Amazon did say to expect it on "Fire TV streaming devices, Fire TV Edition smart TVs, and compatible Fire Tablets". The house of the mouse will also create original content for the service.

The 12th November is the day to look out for, with those in Australia and New Zealand needing just a week's more patience before they can feast their eyes on a huge breadth of content from the Walt Disney Studios, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar and National Geographic archives all in one place.

The US, Canada and the Netherlands have only a matter of days to wait until the Disney Plus streaming service arrives on their TVs. You can pre-order the service today.

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