Apple is all set to unveil a range of services on March 25. The Cupertino giant has sent out invites regarding its special event tagline, “It’s Show Time”. According to the invite, the event is to be held at Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino. Scheduled to start at 10:00 AM local time, 10: 30 PM IST, in case you’d be following us for live event updates.
First things first, Apple is not expected to unveil any hardware in case you’ve been wondering about that. There would probably be two announcements among numerous that would be the highlight of the event. The company is expected to unveil its long-awaited streaming service to take on the likes of Netflix, Hulu, and Prime Video.
According to the website teaser, the company leaves little to the imagination as it has created a film-inspired countdown and a spotlight on its logo. It is believed to be a software and service focused occasion. For the past couple of weeks, there has been a rumor going around that Apple is going to unveil its original video content platform and an all-new magazine and news subscription service.
Apple news/magazine and streaming service
Apple News and Magazine service are said to be powered by Texture, it is the tool that the company acquired last year. There is not much know about this upcoming service other than the fact that Apple must have inked deals with magazine publishers and news publications. We will know which of the leading publishers would be joining in as well as the pricing.
On the other hand, the Apple on-demand streaming service would be yet another big move for the brand it would move upwards from producing just one original (Planet of the Apps) to numerous titles to start with. Celebrities like Oprah, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Steve Carell, Aaron Paul, J.J. Abrams, and Steven Spielberg has been roped in for producing the original content for the platform.
Are you guys excited about the new Apple services? Let us know if you’d be interested to see these services make its way to India as soon as possible.