Apple is planning to conduct an event on March 25, its first of 2019, in line with a brand new report from BuzzFeed. The game will reportedly happen on the Steve Jobs Theater on the Apple Park campus. Apple will use the event to uncover its rumored information service, which can add paid subscription choices to Apple Information. Whereas Apple has many merchandises within the works which are rumored to be debuting within the spring, BuzzFeed says to not anticipate the corporate to unveil a brand new iPad mini or second-era AirPods, as their look on occasion is “unlikely.” As an alternative, the occasion will likely be “subscription providers centered,” although it’s unclear if it’s going to additionally embody particulars on the upcoming TV information service that Apple has within the works. That service is predicted to launch as early as April, so it is attainable.
Current rumors recommend Apple is planning to supply a $9.99 per thirty days’ subscription for Apple Information that may permit customers unlimited entry to the paywalled content material on websites like The New York Instances, the Washington Submit, and The Wall Road Journal.
Apple is, nonetheless, mentioned to be nevertheless negotiating monetary phrases, as it’s requesting 50 p.c of income from the service, with the remaining to be break up amongst publications. Information websites are stated to be cautious to enter into this cope with Apple due to each to pricing points and Apple’s want to manage electronic mail addresses and bank card data.
With the occasion reportedly centered on companies, it seems like we additionally will not be seeing an upgraded iPad, a brand new 7th-technology iPod contact, or the AirPower on occasion, together with the death of a brand new iPad mini and new AirPods.
Apple has held occasions in March in 2015, 2016, and 2018, so it makes sense that the corporate is planning a 2019 March occasion as nicely. There may be at all times an opportunity that BuzzFeed is incorrect, and Apple will debut these new gadgets on the event, however, the website usually offers correct info on Apple’s plans.