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Apple's new streaming service targets Netflix, Amazon Prime; Tech giant hopes to boost flagging sales for iPhone by bundling content subscriptions

Sep 11, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

Apple unveiled a new video-streaming service that aims to go head-to-head with Netflix as the smartphone giant shifts its focus to subscription services in hopes of boosting flagging iPhone sales.

In a year when Apple Inc. has been hit by slowing revenues, the Trump administration's trade war with China and antitrust investigations in several countries, the Silicon Valley company has increasingly shifted its focus toward more affordable iPhones, along with accessories and services aimed at...