Report: Apple Streaming TV Service Stalled As Content Providers Balk At $40 Per Month Pricing

Via the AppleInsider:

Jessica Lessin of The Information said in a letter to subscribers on Friday that she has been told by sources that the "economics" of a subscription TV service remain the main sticking point between Apple and its potential partners. Specifically, the price Apple wants to charge consumers is said to be too low for content makers, preventing the service from debuting next month.

Apple streaming TV service negotiations remain divided over $40-per-month pricing - report | Neil Hughes for AppleInsider

This sort of dovetails into Panzarino's theory that Apple's saying f**k it, let's get this out there and leverage this platform.