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iOS 13 is out and exactly how good these iPhone cameras are, on the AppleInsider Podcast

09/20/2019, 09:09 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Victor and special guest Charlie Chapman talk about the release of iOS 13, 13.1 betas, and the whole strange saga of this beta season. (Don't install iOS 13.0 unless you have a Series 5 Apple Watch.) We also talk about whether Disney and Apple could really have merged under Steve Jobs.

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Bob Iger: Disney and Apple likely to have merged if Steve Jobs was alive

09/18/2019, 05:09 pm

Disney CEO Bob Iger in an upcoming memoir says he believes his relationship with late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs would have led to a merger between their companies, similar to Disney's assimilation of another Jobs company, Pixar.

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Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as streaming wars heat up

09/13/2019, 05:09 pm

Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger on Friday announced his resignation from Apple's board of directors, a move that comes just two months before the two companies will go head-to-head in the highly competitive video streaming business.

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Brief Thoughts: Questionable RF lawsuit, Apple TV+ vs. Disney+, Siri listening & more

08/25/2019, 10:08 am

Every week has dozens of things going on at any given time, too many to talk about in real-time. Here's what we think about this week's radio frequency revelations and lawsuits, Disney rolling heavy at the D23 expo in regards to Disney+, the workers responsible for listening to Siri recordings, an inadvertent iOS 12 jailbreak restoration, and Google's Android rebranding.

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Disney+ offers four simultaneous streams at 4K for $6.99 per month

08/24/2019, 08:08 am

More details about Disney+, the major media corporation's subscription video service, have been made available months ahead of its launch with customers able to stream to up to four devices at up to a 4K resolution, without needing to pay for a higher tier of service.

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Disney+ will stream to Apple TV, iPhone, iPad at launch - but not to Amazon Fire

08/19/2019, 09:08 am

Disney's upcoming streaming service Disney+ will be available to use on a wide variety of streaming platforms including the Apple TV, iPhone, and iPad at launch when it goes live on November 12.

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Disney streaming bundle includes Disney+, ESPN+ and ad-supported Hulu for $12.99 a month

08/06/2019, 05:08 pm

When Disney launches its dedicated streaming service this fall customers will be able to sign up for a bundled tier that includes Disney+, ESPN+ and ad-supported Hulu for a monthly fee of $12.99.

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Disney gains immediate operational control of Hulu, with full $9.2 billion buyout by 2024

05/14/2019, 10:05 am

Disney is taking control of Hulu, an announcement on Tuesday advised, with Comcast agreeing to a deal to provide operational control of the streaming service to Disney, as well as to sell its stake to the media giant for at least $9.2 billion within the next five years.

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Disney CEO says Disney+ likely coming to Apple TV, intends to stay on Apple board

04/12/2019, 01:04 am

Following Disney's announcement regarding pricing and availability of its Disney+ streaming service, CEO Bob Iger elaborated on the upcoming release, saying the company plans to offer the product on Apple TV.

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Disney+ streaming service debuts on Nov. 12 for $6.99 a month

04/11/2019, 10:04 pm

Disney at an investor event held at the company's California headquarters on Thursday revealed detailed plans for Disney+, a new video streaming service scheduled to go live in November with media giant's diverse catalog of movies, television shows and original content.

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Editorial: Apple is playing the long game with Apple TV+ & Apple Arcade as it always does

03/26/2019, 09:03 am

The new Apple News+ service has landed for us all, but we've only had a sneak peek at Apple TV+, Apple TV Channels, and Apple Arcade. Apple's March 25 event came with almost no detail on what didn't launch immediately, but the company has proven that it can literally afford to keep us waiting like it has before, because it has a plan and the wherewithal to wait out the slings and arrows.

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Disney completes $70B acquisition of Fox assets, reaps 40% of movie industry

03/20/2019, 07:03 am

Disney has closed its $70 billion acquisition of assets from 21st Century Fox, giving the entertainment company control of a considerable amount of content and studios, control which could become a problem for Apple and streaming video providers in general.

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Disney+ streaming service to offer entire Disney movie catalog, including 'Disney Vault' titles

03/07/2019, 09:03 pm

Disney CEO Bob Iger at the company's annual shareholders meeting on Thursday confirmed that the forthcoming Disney+ streaming service will incorporate Disney's entire movie library, including classic films that often remain out of circulation.

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Rival streaming services could push Disney CEO Bob Iger off Apple's board

03/05/2019, 06:03 pm

Plans by Apple and Disney to launch rival video streaming services this year could potentially sever the companies' long-standing ties in the boardroom.

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Disney boots Apple off top US spot in 2019 'Brand Intimacy' study

02/14/2019, 12:02 pm

Entertainment megacorporation Disney has, for the first time, replaced Apple at the top of MBLM's annual "Brand Intimacy" study in the U.S., gauging the emotional attachments manufactured by brands.

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Disney's Netflix rival to launch in 2019 as Disney+

11/08/2018, 05:11 pm

Following a takeover of 21st Century Fox, Disney is moving ahead with plans to launch a streaming service chock-full of blockbuster movies and TV shows pulled from its increasingly deep well of original content.

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Beats marks Mickey Mouse's 90th anniversary with special-edition Solo3 headphones

10/16/2018, 04:10 pm

Apple on Tuesday launched a special Mickey Mouse edition of its Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones, timed with the character's 90th anniversary.

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Microsoft joins Apple and other retailers in supporting Disney's 'Movies Anywhere'

08/06/2018, 09:08 am

Microsoft has become the latest movie storefront to join Disney's Movies Anywhere, allowing for video content bought from online storefronts like iTunes and Amazon to be watched via Microsoft Movies & TV apps for the Xbox One game console and Windows desktops.

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Disney will acquire 21st Century Fox assets for $70B after Comcast drops bid

07/19/2018, 10:07 am

Disney has won the battle for 21st Century Fox, with Comcast surrendering the field to Apple's ally.

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Apple to supply iPhones, training for Disney '#DreamBigPrincess' videos shot by women

07/09/2018, 05:07 pm

Displaying the two companies' close ties, Apple will play a crucial role in a Disney PR campaign intended to rehabilitate the latter's role models for young girls.

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