Apple is purchasing a computerized magazine membership benefit known as the “Netflix of magazines,” which gives perusers a chance to access more than 200 magazines for a month to month expense. The procurement of the administration Texture, possessed by Next Issue Media, comes when news distributing as an industry is being shaken up by counterfeit news allegations and Facebook’s changing calculations in ways that organize companion action over brands.
The scaffold between tech organizations and reporting keeps on narrowing with Apple’s most recent buy. Apple as of now conveys curated news from outsider distributers through its Apple News stage. In an announcement, Apple’s SVP of web programming and administrations, Eddy Cue, stated, “We are focused on quality news-casting from put stock in sources and enabling magazines to continue delivering perfectly planned and connecting with stories for clients.”
It may likewise be an exertion on Apple’s part to coordinate contenders like Google, which offers news through its Play Store, and Amazon, which has its own membership perusing administrations.
Apple is purchasing the aggregate of Next Issue Media and expediting its full staff, with the arrangement anticipated that would close soon, as indicated by TechCrunch. Surface will keep on offering iOS, Android, Amazon Kindle Fire, and Windows 10 applications. Points of interest of the amount Apple is purchasing Texture for stay undisclosed.
Apple beforehand picked the Texture application as one of its most imaginative iOS applications in 2016. Surface is claimed by Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith, News Corp., Rogers Communications, and Time Inc, which established the application and Next Issue Media as a push to adapt advanced media. Surface expenses $9.99 a month and offers access to magazines including The New Yorker, People, Time, and GQ.