New News About News – TMO Daily Observations 2020-06-30

· Kelly Guimont · The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast

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Charlotte Henry joins host Kelly Guimont to discuss updates to Apple’s News app, Google’s news partnerships, and iOS 14 updates to News+.

The New York Times Quits Apple News

· Charlotte Henry · News

The New York Times has ended its participation in Apple News, focussing on driving subscribers and traffic to its own app and website.

Here’s How to Block Apple News+ Magazines

· Andrew Orr · Quick Tip

Andrew found that the Today tab in News is filled with News+ content, despite not being subscribed. But he found a way to block News+ magazines.

Apple News Chief Liz Schimel Leaves Company

· Andrew Orr · Product News

Apple News chief Liz Schimel has left the company amid rumors that the News+ subscription service struggles to acquire subscribers.

Publishers Say ‘Jury is Out’ on Apple News+

· Andrew Orr · Product News

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A new report on Apple News+ shows that while some publishers don’t make a lot of money from Apple’s service, they plan to stick around.