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MoneyHere are the best answers we have to your questions about Apple's new credit card, news app, TV and gaming services

02:30  27 march  2019
02:30  27 march  2019 Source:   businessinsider.com.au

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Apple held a star-studded event at its Cupertino, California, headquarters on Monday.

It was a wild event that felt like a cross between a Hollywood red carpet premiere and your typical Apple event.

Apple also surprised the crowd by announcing a new credit card, as a premium paid Apple News app and a subscription gaming service.

Apple shared a lot of information, but also left a lot of questions unanswered. Here's what we know with regards to the biggest questions you might have.

What's this about a new News service?

Apple News Plus is a new service in the Apple News app. Apple promises that News Plus will include access to 300 publications for $US10/month. Apple says the first month is free.

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Apple stores the card ' s number and security digits in the Apple Card section of your Apple Wallet app , which you can use to make purchases online at sites that don't support Apple Pay. You can report it missing via the Apple Card tab in the Apple Wallet app , and get a new one sent to your right away.

Where is the list of all 300 publications?

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Known as Apple Card , it will be integrated into the Apple Pay service on iPhones, as well as being The new physical card will carry only Apple ’ s logo and the user’s name, on a plain background. Apple is the latest Silicon Valley company to expand its presence in the video gaming market, after

“ Apple Card is here . It’ s a new kind of credit card . Created by Apple — not a bank,” according to the voice-over in the 30-second spot. Apple has also integrated new features into the Wallet app so that card holders can better track their spending and adjust card payments to fit their financial needs.

That's unclear. Apple hasn't published the full list, even in its official press release. You'll presumably be able to see all the publications once you sign up for the service.

A year ago, Apple bought Texture, which includes access to 200 magazines. Texture reportedly became the basis for the new subscription service, but Apple News Plus goes beyond that foundation with access to more publications including the Wall Street Journal and the LA Times.

It's not clear whether that $US10/month will get you access to every story from every publication, so don't cancel your WSJ subscription just yet.

When can I get it?

Right now, for most users. Apple News Plus requires you to update your iPhone to iOS version 12.2, or your Mac to macOS 10.14.4. Both of those updates are rolling out now, and add News Plus to the existing Apple News app.

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about Apple News+ and why you may want to give it a try.

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The Apple Card is a crucial part of this pursuit. As the company lures more customers into using its Once approved, the Apple Card will materialize within the Wallet app , and you can begin using it right away. If you're already carrying an iPhone, you may as well let Apple replace the other stuff in your

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What's this about a new gaming service for iPhones and Macs?

Apple just announced Arcade, a subscription service for iOS and Mac devices. It will feature 100 original new games at launch, and more coming every month, Apple says.

How much will it cost?

Apple didn't announce pricing. It says the service will be available in the Fall.

Read more about Arcade and what you might want to buy it.

What's this about Apple creating its own TV shows?

Apple is creating another new service it calls Apple TV Plus.

There will be shows from Steven Spielberg; Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, and Steve Carell; Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard and many other big names. Oprah will also be producing at least two documentaries and hosting her book club.

How can I watch it?

The new Apple TV app has a new interface and a new section for kids, and is rolling out now.

It will allow you to easily sign up for individual streaming services like HBO or Showtime, paying for each channel individually.

When Apple TV Plus launches later this year, it will give access to the new service, too.

Do I need to buy an Apple TV device to use the new app on my TV?

No. Apple says it plans to get the app included in smart TVs from makers like Sony, LG, Samsung, and Vizio. The app will also be coming to Roku and Amazon Fire TV devices too.

Read more about the new Apple TV app and why you may want to buy it.

How much will Apple TV Plus cost?

Apple didn't say, but given the Hollywood stars involved, it will cost something. The company also didn't say when it would be available, but promised more info about the service in the fall.

Read everything we learned about TV+ and why you may want to eventually buy it.

Did Apple really announce its own credit card?

Yes. Apple is releasing a new credit card to be used with Apple Pay. There will also be an unusual-looking titanium physical credit card available, to be used at spots that don't accept Apple Pay.

Why should I consider getting a credit card from Apple?

Apple says that there will be no annual fees, no late fees and low interest rates. Apple will also be offering immediate cash-back rewards, deposited daily, on all purchases, ranging from 1% to 3%. It also has budgeting tools to help you see what you're spending your money on, straight from the iPhone's Wallet app.

Read here for more information on Apple card and why you may want to sign up for it.

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The new Apple Card won't let you switch from iPhone to Android, probably ever.
Apple's credit card won't work without your iPhone. Period.

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