In 2019, Apple plans to introduce a new service of distribution of videos and magazines and is considering its Association with other products distributed by subscription. It is reported by The Information citing informed sources. First about the company’s plans can be judged only on the basis of forecasts by industry analysts.
According to The Information, one-stop service will include access to Apple Music, magazines and Newspapers (through Texture), iCloud and Apple-branded television show. To promote a new format for content distribution price for generic subscription will be lower than if you purchased it for each service individually, although this, too, will remain.
Unifying multiple services into one and assigning for access to it affordable price in Cupertino will kill two birds with one stone. First, therefore, the company is finally monetizing his own TV show, which range in the future will only increase, and, secondly, will further enhance the attractiveness of the subscription format of content distribution.
Such a move seems like a far-reaching plan of a paradigm shift the development of Apple. Investing in the development of the services, the company is preparing itself for the potential role of distributor of content, which in the future may become one of the most profitable areas of its activities. In any case, it is constantly increasing Apple’s revenue from subscription sales.