Apple may be getting a new weapon in its arsenal to fight the streaming wars: former HBO CEO Richard Plepler. Apple is in talks with Plepler for an exclusive content deal for its AppleTV Plus streaming service, according to The Wall Street Journal. Plepler, was a top executive at HBO for a dozen years, during which the premium channel aired a number of hits such as “Game of Thrones,” and...
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It’s hard to feel sympathy for Apple, given how much money it makes ($9.2 million in net income every hour in the most recent quarter). But the flood of complaints on social media about overheating in the latest line of iPhones makes you feel a bit for the tech giant and its executives. Here’s a company that wanted to make its high-end phones lighter by using titanium, and what sounds like a...
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