New blood enters online streaming battlefield
November 1, 2019 - Video streaming services Apple TV+ and Disney+ are launching in direct competition with established players Netflix and Amazon Prime.
Apple TV+ launches on November 1, entering the highly competitive arena of on-demand video streaming.
Hard on its heels comes Disney+ on November 12, bringing with it a vast library of content.
The U.S. features the greatest number of streaming services, but globally there are two big players – Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
Apple and Disney believe there is room for four.