Apple News + fails to achieve success in its first months of life

Apple News + fails to achieve success in its first months of life

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Last March, during a special presentation by Apple dedicated to presenting its latest news in services, the company taught Apple News +. As they indicated then, Apple News + is a subscription service that combine the best publications of the passes in which it is present. In this way, users have at their disposal lots of magazines of various themes for a monthly fee quite contained for the offer.

This service I was born from the purchase of Texture, a similar platform that Apple acquired last year and that has been transforming into this new modality of Apple News. Now, adapted to Apple's tastes, the company tries to get users to subscribe to the new service. However, and although it offers all kinds of content that should attract a large number of users, it seems that this adventure is not working as well as Apple initially expected.

According to CNBC, those of Cupertino they are having problems to increase the user base of this service. In fact, they indicate that the number of subscribers of Apple News + will not be much larger than the figures reached in the first days after its launch, which were around 200,000 subscriptions. To this is added the disappointment of the publishers, who hoped to be able to obtain a remarkable growth in their benefits from the exit of this subscription, although it seems that the free version still saves the type.

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However, Apple News + may experience significant growth in their numbers if a service package is finally launched as it has been rumored these months. Combined with Apple Music and Apple TV +, Apple's agglutinator of publications will have the opportunity to reach many more users, attracted by the joint value of the different services.