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APPLE’S NEWS SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE A MIXED BAG FOR PUBLISHERS

On Monday, Apple launched what some have called a “Netflix for news” — a $10-a-month subscription service that offers access to hundreds of magazines and a handful of newspapers. But most major U.S. news publishers aren’t participating.

For Apple, pushing into services could help drum up money as sales of its marquee product, the iPhone, start to slow. It’s also developing an entertainment hub with original shows and movies and launching a new credit card.

Readers get access to articles from over 300 magazines, a smattering of digital sites and some

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