Apple News Plus

How to get Apple News even if it’s not available in your country

Apple News on iPhone, Mac, and Apple Watch

As of February 2022, Apple News is officially available in only 4 countries: the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia.

But thanks to these basic tricks, you can use, explore, and get the latest headlines from Apple News on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple Watch, even if you live in a country or region where it's unavailable.

How to open Apple News+ links on the web instead of in ‌the News‌ app

Tim Cook and Gavin Newson

iOS 14, iPadOS 14 and macOS Big Sur intercept traffic from websites, with Safari opening Apple News+ links in the News app. As a result, Apple News+ subscribers avoid paywalls on the web. Thankfully, you can change that behavior at will. This tutorial will show you how to have the links to stories included in your Apple News+ subscription open on the web instead of in News.

Another sign that Apple News+ performs poorly as its head of business Liz Schimel gets fired

It hasn't even been a year since the $10 per month Apple News+ service launched in the US, UK, Australia and Canada and already its head of business Liz Schimel is out. Schimel was president of international business at magazine publisher Conde Nast prior to joining Apple in 2018. At Apple, Schimel oversaw relationships with advertisers and news publishers.