Tuesday January 21, 2020
Home Lead Story Apple TV Plus...

Apple TV Plus Launches in More Than 100 Countries

TV shows that are available at launch include "See," "The Morning Show," "Dickinson," "For All Mankind," "Helpsters," "Snoopy in Space," "Ghostwriter," and Oprah Winfrey's Book Club. "The Elephant Queen," a documentary, is also available

0
//
apple tv+
Apple TV service began rolling out in over 100 countries, including India which comes bundled with Apple TV+, the company's original video subscription service. Wikimedia Commons

Apple’s new streaming television service ‘Apple TV Plus’ is now available in the TV app on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and Mac, along with other devices like Smart TVs, Roku, Amazon Fire TV sticks and the web at tv.apple.com.

The service is available in more than 100 countries around the world and the content is subtitled or dubbed in close to 40 languages, CNET reported on Thursday.

The Cupertino-based company, which has a reported budget of $6 billion to rope in some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, is staking the most on The Morning Show, its marquee drama starring Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston.

Amazon
Amazon has also made its Music app available on the Apple TV. (Representational Image). Pixabay

If you buy a new iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac or iPod touch, you can enjoy one year of Apple TV+ for free.

Once the free period is over, customers will still pay Rs 99 a month. Through family sharing, up to six family members can share one Apple TV+ subscription.

Also Read: Social Networking Giant Facebook Sues OnlineNIC for Domain Name Fraud: Report

TV shows that are available at launch include “See,” “The Morning Show,” “Dickinson,” “For All Mankind,” “Helpsters,” “Snoopy in Space,” “Ghostwriter,” and Oprah Winfrey’s Book Club. “The Elephant Queen,” a documentary, is also available. (IANS)

Next Story

Apple To Deal With New Partners For Improving TV+ Services

The service is available on the TV app on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and Mac, along with other devices like Smart TVs, Roku, Amazon Fire TV sticks and the web at tv.apple.com

0
TV+
Apple has received its first-ever Golden Globe nominations from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for its global hit "The Morning Show" on Apple TV+, becoming the first streaming service to earn nominations in its launch year. Pixabay

Apple is considering making deals with James Bond franchise-owner MGM and college sports giant the Pac-12 to acquire content to improve its Apple TV+ service.

MGM, one of the world’s oldest studios, already have a huge catalog of content but its not known if the deal with Apple would focus on new original content or would include existing content only.

Meanwhile, the partnership with Pac-12 deal would give Apple its first live sports content.

The Cupertino-based tech giant may add third-party content to Apple TV+ alongside Apple’s own original content in the future alongside its own original content.

Currently, Apple TV+ features just a few of Apple’s original TV shows, such as “The Morning Show,” “For All Mankind,” “Servant,” and “See.”

Additionally, Apple has received its first-ever Golden Globe nominations from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) for its global hit “The Morning Show” on Apple TV+, becoming the first streaming service to earn nominations in its launch year.

TV+
Apple is considering making deals with James Bond franchise-owner MGM and college sports giant the Pac-12 to acquire content to improve its Apple TV+ service. Wikimedia Commons

The service is available on the TV app on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and Mac, along with other devices like Smart TVs, Roku, Amazon Fire TV sticks and the web at tv.apple.com.

ALSO READ: If You Use ‘Password’ and ‘123456’ as Pass Codes, This is For You

It is available in more than 100 countries around the world and the content is subtitled or dubbed in close to 40 languages. (IANS)