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Disney CEO Robert Iger departs Apple's board with video streaming showdown looming

USATODAY.com Saturday, 14 September 2019
Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Iger has stepped down from Apple's board as the two companies prepare to launch competing video streaming services.
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Disney chief executive Bob Iger has stepped down from his position on Apple's board of directors. Iger's decision comes as Apple confirmed this week that the release of its subscription streaming service, Apple TV Plus, is slated for November 1. "Apple is one of the world's most admired companies,"...

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