Apple’s subscription news service just debuted in the UK and Australia, with access to a range of local and international newspapers and magazines for a single monthly fee.
News+ includes offerings like The Times (UK) and The Daily Telegraph (AU). There’s Cosmopolitan UK, Australian Men’s Health and many more.
“Apple News+ offers hundreds of the world’s most popular publications, all discoverable through personalised and curated recommendations,” said Lauren Kern, editor-in-chief of Apple News.
Apple News+ takes reading magazines to the next level
The free Apple News service gives users access to articles from a wide variety of advertising-supported sources. The News+ service adds content from subscription-only publications.
The additional fee brings cover-to-cover access to an array of newspapers and magazines that are available online and off, including the latest issues as well as older ones.
Apple News and News+ work on iPhone, iPad and Mac. Both services are currently available in Australia, the UK, US and Canada.
Apple News+ in the UK and Australia
Other Australian publications that are part of this service include the Herald Sun, The Australian, The Courier Mail, The Advertiser, The Australian Women’s Weekly, The Daily Telegraph, Vogue Australia, Harper’s Bazaar Australia, Australian Women’s Health, Australian Men’s Health, and Australian Geographic.
In the UK, there’s Cosmopolitan UK, Elle UK, Esquire UK, FourFourTwo, Empire, Esquire UK, EVO, Grazia, Heat, Hello!, House Beautiful, Men’s Health UK, and Women’s Health UK.
A subscription brings access to US publications like The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, National Geographic, and Rolling Stone.
Apple News+ launched today in Australia for $14.99 a month. The cost in the UK is £9.99 a month. Potential customers can sign up for a free one-month trial.
The service requires iOS 12.2 or macOS 10.14.4 or newer.