Earlier this year, Apple acquired digital magazine subscription service Texture and confirmed that it will be integrated into Apple News. And in April, it was reported that Apple plans to offer a Texture-based subscription news service with unlimited access to select newspapers and magazines for a monthly price.
Texture Now, Bloomberg News reports that the Apple News subscription service could be introduced as early as spring 2019. As we heard back in September, Apple is said to have held talks with major newspapers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post about joining the service.
Texture offers unlimited access to around 200 [...]
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If you own an Alexa smart device, you’ll likely have used the „What’s new?“ or „What’s happening?“ voice command to hear your daily news briefing, which can be customized to include your own interests.
Siri has a similar feature that uses the Podcasts app to bring you a daily news digest, which you can also customize to an extent. It can be invoked on HomePod, Apple Watch, and any iPhone or iPad running iOS 11.2.5 or later.
There are a couple of things to note before using Siri’s news brief feature. The last time we checked, it was limited to users based in the U.S., the U.K., and Australia, and it isn’t [...]
Apple will replace the existing „2018 Midterm Elections“ channel in Apple News on November 6 with a new „Election Night“ section, providing readers with real-time results of Election Day 2018 (via TechCrunch). The change will happen at 8:00 p.m. ET on November 6 and showcase live results, updates on key races, the latest developments, and more.
To ensure that readers can quickly keep tabs on results, Apple will also replace the central „Digest“ tab in Apple News with the Election Night section. Apple is partnering with the Associated Press for the update, using its real-time election results to create dynamic infographics and a complete [...]