Apple continues concentration on Apple News as it hires former Condé Nast executive


As it continues to enhance a concentration on Apple News, Apple has hired a former Condé Nast executive to offer on a News team. The Information reports that Apple has hired Liz Schimel, who was a former boss of Condé Nast in China.

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Schimel’s purpose during Apple, according to her LinkedIn page, is a “head of news business.” Her LinkedIn page also indicates that he assimilated Apple in July.

Prior to fasten Apple, Schimel was a boss of Condé Nast China, as good as an “entrepreneur-in-residence” during Comcast Ventures. Further, she served as a arch digital officer for a media firm Meredith Corporation.

The Information reports:

The employing is another pointer of a augmenting significance of Apple’s news operation, that has turn a poignant source of trade for many media organizations during a time when Facebook is fixation reduction importance on news. Ms. Schimel, a former boss of Condé Nast China, lists her pretension during Apple as “head of news business” on her LinkedIn page, along with a Jul start date.

Schimel’s employing comes as Apple has clearly started to ramp adult a concentration on Apple News. Earlier this year, we remarkable of how Apple’s employing trends signaled a flourishing seductiveness in editorial content. The association also recently acquired digital repository use Texture, while a apart news suggested Apple skeleton to launch a reward repository and news subscription service within a subsequent year.

Apple is clearly differentiating Apple News from other identical services by focusing on hand-curated editorial. For instance, a association is featuring a dedicated territory for a 2018 mid-term elections, focusing on “fact-based” news.

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  • Apple employing trends serve vigilance a flourishing seductiveness in editorial content
  • Apple shopping digital repository use Texture, expected boost to subscription services revenue
  • Apple-owned Texture repository use dropping Premium pricing to $10/month
  • Apple News will underline a dedicated territory for 2018 US Midterm Elections ‘fact-based’ news
  • Report: Apple to launch reward repository and news subscription use within a year

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