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News publishers ask Apple for a similar deal to Amazon’s app store

A group of news publishers sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook requesting a deal similar to the one the company gave Amazon to get Prime Video on the App Store. The group included Digital Content Next, a digital media trade association representing newspapers such as The New York Times and The Washington Postas well as numerous magazines, broadcasters and websites, including Vox Media, The edge mother company. In addition, the group included News Corp, which owns the Wall Street Journal. Bloomberg LP, owner of Bloomberg News, he was also included in the group. "We would like to know what conditions our members, high-quality digital content companies, would need to meet to qualify for the deal Amazon is receiving for its Amazon Prime Video app on the Apple App Store," wrote Jason Ki...