Apple is about to reveal its latest video service strategy at an event in Cupertino. The invitation simply said “It’s show time”, echoing the words used to announce the first Apple TV box in 2006. Apple has long been expected to make a play in video services, but has found it harder than expected. We will wait and see whether the company has finally “cracked it”.
Meanwhile, in the not so United Kingdom, plans for Brexit continue to unravel. In United Kingdom law, exit day is still defined as 11pm on Friday, although it seems that could be delayed for a few weeks, be subject to a further referendum, or ultimately be revoked. Pressure on the Prime Minister is mounting. For broadcasters and media companies, as for the entire country, the uncertainties remain.