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‘Apple in talks for streaming TV content’

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Apple is in talks aimed at getting hold of content for a pay-television service, technology news website Re/code reports.

The California-based maker of iPhones, iPads, iPods, Macintosh computers and Apple TV boxes is exploring the potential for deals that would let it sell bundles of programming directly to viewers.

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Apple could model a service after recent moves by Dish and Sony to work with programmers to deliver live TV shows along with the kind of on-demand video just cable companies sell.

Apple has made several attempts at finding a key to the television market, including marketing an Apple TV box for routing content from the internet to home screens.

Apple would not comment for this report.

with AAP

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