Apple has yet to share any numbers, but that won’t stop the guesstimators from doing what they do best.
Andy Meek on proof that Apple TV+’s first week was a success:
We would argue that based on where things stand now, with the free 7-day trial wrapping up on Friday for those of you who signed up on the November 1 launch day, Apple did probably as well as it could have hoped for in taking its first steps toward participating in the so-called Streaming Wars. Tepid responses from critics notwithstanding, Apple’s shows reportedly garnered “millions” of views during week one, but there’s even more reason to believe the launch was a success.
Wow. Millions? Out of a billion customers? Check the Rotten Tomatoes score of critics vs. audience: