By Jim Karpen on Wed, 07/15/2015
We've had seemingly endless cycles of rumors regarding an Apple Television, an Apple streaming-TV service, and a new Apple TV device. And now for one more: The New York Post is reporting that Apple is closing in on deals with the major networks and that we could see a cord-cutting streaming TV service from Apple this fall. Apple's goal is to stream local affiliate TV stations from NBC, CBS, ABC, and Fox. Initially the major networks balked, primarily because they don't have the right to make a deal with Apple on behalf of their affiliates. But Apple CEO Tim Cook told them, in essence, Get those rights and let's make a deal.