With celebrities Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg and others gathered at Steve Jobs theatre in California to join CEO, Tim Cook for the Apple Event. The company claims that Apple Card is a new type of credit card built on simplicity, transparency and privacy to help customers take better care of their finances. On this Bank of America’s technology and operations chief Cathy Bessant said “My reaction when I saw the announcement was, first competitively, all of the features that are in that card are offerings we have today,”
Apple TV+ will bring ad-free original movies and TV shows, but there is not clarity on the pricing or the nature of the content to be telecasted. There are reports that the company is spending more than a billion dollar a year to build its own content library. Apple TV and Apple News apps are also redesigned to cater to new-age audiences.
Google announced Stadia and now Apple announces Arcade which will be device-independent gaming service available in 150 countries without getting much into pricing.