Tim Cook’s latest bet is that an acceleration in cord-cutting and the proliferation of streaming services has created a new role for Apple as aggregator

Steve Jobs told his biographer in 2011 that Apple had “finally cracked” a winning formula for television. But eight years later, his successor Tim Coo(...)

Under the “multiyear partnership”, the 64-year-old talk show host, producer and actor, Oprah Winfrey, will develop a series of shows exclusively for Apple’s forthcoming video platform

Apple will start producing TV shows with Oprah Winfrey, bagging its biggest star yet for its push into content. Under the “multiyear partnership”, th(...)

A scene from ‘The Breadwinner’, by Cartoon Saloon

Apple is close to a deal with Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon for an animated movie, marking a deepening of the tech giant’s foray into Hollywood. Sour(...)

Chief executive Tim Cook: in a departure for the tech giant, Apple is expected to spend $1bn on original entertainment content. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Apple plans to spend $1 billion on original entertainment over the next year, the Wall Street Journal has reported, with sources telling the newspaper(...)