Monday, October 26

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Apple News+ in Canada Now Includes The Globe and Mail and Le Devoir

Apple News+, the premium version of the newspaper and magazine app, costs $12.99 per month in Canada. Leading newspapers with a paid subscription include the Toronto Star, Wall Street Journal and now The Globe and Mail. Subscribers of Apple News+ in Canada noticed paywalled articles from The Globe and Mail included, while Apple’s latest in-house ad also specifically says, “Your paper, delivered. The Globe and Mail is now included with News+.” Apple has yet to update its Canadian website to indicate the addition of The Globe and Mail as one of its “leading newspapers” inside Apple News+, as only the Toronto Star and Wall Street Journal are listed. Earlier this month, Quebec’s French language newspaper, Le Devoir, also joined Apple News+, with all of its premium content now avai...
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Le Devoir and The Globe and Mail now part of Apple News+

Apple has announced the addition of several local and regional news outlets to Apple News+, the tech giant’s news subscription platform. In Canada specifically, French-language newspaper Le Devoir as well as The Globe and Mail are now available to Apple News+ subscribers. Apple News+ launched in Canada back in March 2019 with The Toronto Star and Global News being two of the few Canadian publications available on the platform. Other new U.S. outlets include The Charlotte Observer, The Miami Herald, and The News & Observer, as well as curated news in the Bay Area, Houston, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco. Curated, local news collections include topics Apple’s news editors deem most “important to local communities, such as sports, dining and restaurants, weather, news and ...
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Apple News Expands Local News Offerings, Launches New Audio Features in U.S.

Apple has today announced the launch of some new features for Apple News and Apple News+, including the ability to listen to audio stories of the top featured stories from Apple News+, a daily audio news briefing hosted by Apple News editors, and curated local news collections. Beginning today, Apple News will produce about 20 audio stories a week across a wide range of interests. Narrated by professional voice actors, these are audio versions of some of the best feature reporting and long-form pieces published by Esquire, Essence, Fast Company, GQ, New York magazine, Sports Illustrated, TIME, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Wired, and more. At the same time, Apple News is also adding more top local and regional news outlets for readers and subscribers, including The Charlotte Observer, t...