Apple's intent to make a mark in original programming is quite evident from its $1 billion budget, which is about half of what dedicated content creators like HBO spent previous year and about the same as what Amazon spent in 2013.
While Apple may have the cool billion and know-how to get quality original programming out to customers, the question is if those same customers are comfortable paying yet another monthly fee to watch their shows.
Add to that Tim Cook's tech behemoth has also roped in two former Sony executives, Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg a few months ago to manage this enormous amount of funding. Yesterday they hired former WGN America President Matt Cherniss, a former production exec at Warner Bros., to help with development.
Google Improves Collab Tools in Sheets, Slides, and Docs
Users will also be able accept or reject all suggestions at once (Tools Review suggested edits Accept all or Reject all). The suggest changes toggle should be enabled, and mobile suggestions should be made while using the suggestion mode .
Apple has been long rumored to be planning to make its own lineup of original video content for its own streaming service.
Apple's first forays into its own content, Late Late Show spinoff Carpool Karaoke and the reality show Planet of the Apps, haven't quite broken through in any meaningful way, although Apple's original content effort is still very young. If all goes well, this cash will be spent on 10 shows, though it's not yet clear what type of shows the Cupertino giant is looking to bring to the table. But these failings haven't deterred Apple from aiming bigger. If the report is accurate, then Apple could end up spending roughly $3 million to $4 million per episode, which would put it in line with HBO's per-episode budget for "Game of Thrones".
However, it will not be as easy as it sounds for Apple. Reach of the shows has also been limited to users with Apple Music subscriptions. One episode of Game of Thrones can cost more than $10 million to produce, while even comedies can cost over $2 million per episode.
He suggested to the school's geologists that a more rigorous survey be conducted to confirm his initial findings, and they agreed. If one erupts, it could further destabilize some of the region's ice sheets, which have already been affected by global warming .
Surface Pro 4 return rates also reached around 16 percent during launch, but dropped below 10 percent after just over a month. And more recently shipped units of its popular devices are reliable and far less likely to suffer defects.
In Seattle, police arrested three men and confiscated weapons as Trump supporters and counter-protesters converged downtown. And he said - remember - that the threat of raining fire and fury down on North Korea maybe wasn't strong enough.
Photos show the roof partially blown off and the windshield missing, in addition to dents all over the vehicle . The wife lit a cigarette as the vehicle was driving near the entrance to the Central Florida Fairgrounds.
Manny Machado hit a grand slam off former teammate Yovani Gallardo as the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Seattle Mariners. The right-handed Straily gave up three runs in five innings, which was about in line with his previous three starts.
Jay Cutler stands on the sidelines at Hard Rock Stadium before the Dolphins played the Atlanta Falcons on August 10. He will have the task of replacing Ryan Tannehill , who will miss the season 2017 because of a knee injury.
But the new phone might be devoid of a 3.5mm audio jack port, as Google intends to use the additional space for stereo speakers. Google Pixel 2, which has reportedly been codenamed "walleye", was previously revealed in an image by Blass on Twitter.
Both the engines and the space carrier rockets "were made at Yuzhmash in the interests of Russia ", Radchenko said. Ukraine's enterprise Yuzhmash, in its part, affirmed that it had nothing to do with North Korean missile programs.
He graduated from the Virginia State Police Academy in August 2004 as a member of the 107th Basic Session. These men gave their lives in the line of duty and our gratitude to them can not be overstated.
New NAFTA must value the rule of law in trade disputes
President Donald Trump was propelled to the Oval Office, in part, by his call for more protectionist trade policies. However since then, we have had persistent trade deficits-in the previous year totalling almost $57 billion.
Israel says delivers food aid to Sierra Leone
The mass burial, initially planned for Wednesday, was postponed for a day to allow families to identify their loved ones. More than 500 people are still missing with thousands others left homeless after their houses were destroyed.
Open to dialogue if North Korea ready to disarm
New U.N. sanctions condemning North Korea's rapidly developing nuclear program drew fresh ire and threats from the North. It also could refer to the B-1B bombers that the US has occasionally flown over the Korean Peninsula as a show of force.
Ryan Reynolds mourns Deadpool 2 stuntwoman
Unfortunately, Harris was not wearing a helmet on set on Deadpool 2 as her character ( Domino ) doesn't wear one in the scene. Yesterday, the world learned the sad news of a stunt woman's death on the set of Deadpool 2 in Vancouver, Canada.
BC Government ends Grizzly Bear trophy hunting
According to the Toronto Star , numerous hunting permits had already been sold before the new government was formed. The ban will also end all grizzly bear hunting in the coastal region known as the Great Bear Rainforest .
Allo For Web Is Officially Launched
If the app isn't running on your phone or your phone isn't connected to the internet, you can't use Allo through the web app. It should be noted that this is not a standalone web portal for the Allow messaging service (like we saw with Hangouts).
Merck CEO Resigns From American Manufacturing Council
Frazier isn't the first CEO to leave a presidential advisory role to protest the 45 President of the United States. Frazier was one of 28 company executives who joined Trump's American Manufacturing Jobs Initiative in January.
Senate Candidates Have a Busy Weekend
A Runoff election date has been set on September 26 in the event no candidate reaches the crucial 50 percent mark. Mo Brooks , a member of the conservative House Freedom Caucus who is backed by tea party voters in the state.