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Apple TV+ streams select originals free for a limited time


The free Apple TV+ promotion includes eight original programs, about a third of the streaming services current lineup.
Photo: Apple

Apple followed various other streaming services Thursday, making a handful of its original Apple TV+ shows and movies available for free to anyone with an Apple ID.

Dickinson, Little America, Servant, For All Mankind, Snoopy in Space, Helpsters, Ghostwriter and The Elephant Queen are available now in the United States. In many other countries, the free Apple TV+ streaming begins April 11. It remains unknown how long the shows will be available at no charge.

How to watch Jony Ive design documentary for free


frame grab from design doc Objectified
John Ive and the making of the slender MacBook Air.
Screenshot: Guy Hustwit/Vimeo

You’re at home with time to ponder stuff. That’s what industrial designers, including legendary former Apple design chief Jony Ive, do for a living.

This week, you can take a free peek inside the head of Ive and other renowned designers with the documentary Objectified.