• Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as TV battle looms

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Apple Inc said on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10 as the two companies prepare to take each other on head-to-head in the streaming television business.
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  • Disney CEO Iger departs Apple board ahead of Apple TV Plus launch - CNET

    2 days ago - By CNET

    The longtime board director had said he'd resign if the two companies became competitors.
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  • Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple's board

    Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple's board

    2 days ago - By The Verge

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    Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple's board, just a couple of months before both companies are set to launch their independent streaming services.
    Iger resigned on September 10th, according to a filing from Apple to the US Securities and Exchange Commission. That's the same day Apple unveiled the launch date and subscription price for Apple TV Plus .
    “I have the utmost respect for Tim Cook, his team at Apple and for my fellow board members,” Iger said in a statement published by The Hollywood Reporter. “Apple is one of the world's...
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  • Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board ahead of TV+ launch

    2 days ago - By Engadget

    Bob Iger, the long-time Disney CEO, has resigned from Apple's board of directors. Apple made the announcement on Friday in an SEC filing, where it revealed that Iger stepped down on September 10th - which happens to be the day the company shared lau...
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  • Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple's Board of Directors

    2 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple's Board of Directors, according to a just-published SEC filing .
    Neither company has given any reason for the departure (the explanatory text of the SEC filing is literally just “On September 10, 2019, Bob Iger resigned from the Board of Directors of Apple Inc.”) - but with Disney and Apple both prepping to launch their own video streaming services in November, it may be that there's starting to be too much overlap. Given that the services are called “Disney+” and “Apple TV+” respectively, it's easy to see where things might start to get too...
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