Cable channels have been losing sleep over the blitzkreig of shows from Netflix and Amazon Prime. When Apple announced its plans of entering the show business, it did spell doom for them. But when Apple’s debut show, Planet of the Apps actually premiered last month, TV channels knew they still had a chance of survival.
For some reason, Apple’s idea of a debut series was a reality show (if there weren’t enough of them already). But of course with a twist. While most reality shows dealt with honing one’s singing skills or showing off their general knowledge, Apple chose something close to its heart. Apps. It fondly named the show ‘ Planet of the Apps. ‘