Wait, people still subscribe to magazines?
From Apple’s press release:
Texture brings over 200 of the world’s best magazines to life, providing an easy way for users to read high-quality stories and entire issues of their favorite titles. With Texture, users enjoy the magazines they know and love, while discovering new content that fits their passions and interests.
For now, still $10 per month, iOS, Android and Amazon Fire. 7-day free trial here.
Cue the videos:
My take: As someone who had a career—and raised a family—in the print magazine business, this makes me sad. It also raises an interesting question: If it makes sense to Eddy Cue for Apple to buy what Variety calls the Netflix of magazines, why not Netflix itself?