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Could Apple be about to unveil a move into subscription TV?

Invitations to an event at its Cupertino campus on Monday simply saying “It’s show time” have sparked speculation that the tech giant could be about to announce its next TV steps.

Apple needs to diversify and find a new ways of bringing in cash as iPhone sales slow down, analysts say.

But in an unforgiving media landscape, Apple is expected to launch a challenge to the likes of Netflix.

What is Apple’s background in TV?

Apple kicked off its TV ambitions in 1993 with Mackintosh TV, which didn’t get very far.