No iPad? Apple's March 25 keynote will be 'services focused'

Apple's Holding a Surprise Event on March 25, Here's What to Expect

Apple's Holding a Surprise Event on March 25, Here's What to Expect

Customers will reportedly pay a monthly subscription fee for access, but a new report claims Apple's alleged financial terms aren't sitting well with publishers. According to the website, Apple will be announcing all three products at the aforementioned date, though it should be noted that the technology giant was reported on several occasions to unveil the AirPods 2 during the month of March.

Publishers would split revenue 50/50 with Apple under the current proposal, according to reports from both The Wall Street Journal and Ad Age.

Smartphone makers are scrambling for ways to increase revenue now that they have realized consumers are not interested in buying new $1,000 devices every single year, or even every two years.

Apple is expected to launch the service as a premium subset of its Apple News app later this year and remains hopeful it can win over holdouts in the meantime. The service could be around $10 per month, similar to Apple Music, but the cost hasn't been finalized yet.

Apple Inc is targeting an April event to introduce a streaming television service that will likely include subscription TV services from CBS Corp, Viacom Inc and Lions Gate Entertainment Corp's Starz among others as well as its own original content, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday.

Ariana Grande wins first Grammy after calling out producer
The " No Tears Left To Cry " singer quickly cleared up the confusion saying her angry tweets had "nothing to do" with Cardi . And now Ariana has taken to Twitter to respond to a news story about her when she was five and show fans her real hair.

We've seen endless reports over the past year suggesting that Apple wants to bundle together magazine and newspaper subscriptions into a monthly plan. Paid subscriptions though the iOS news app could roll out as early as March 25.

The WSJ reports that the New York Times and The Washington Post still haven't agreed to license their content to the service because of the terms.

Apple declined to comment on or confirm a March 25 event. While app and game developers are worrying about paying 30% cut of the revenue, Apple demanding 50% cut from news publishers is just insane.

That's according to BuzzFeed News, which cites sources who say the event will be held at the new Steve Jobs Theatre on the recently-completed Apple Park campus in California.

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