stories are handpicked by the Apple News editorial team," Susan Prescott
Vice President of Product Marketing Susan Prescott made an alarming
announcement that Apple would be selecting the top news stories that
appear in Apple News during the company’s Worldwide Developers
Conference on Monday.
to Prescott, Apple News’ editorial team will be selecting the top news
stories of the day for millions of potential readers.
is a personalized feed where you can see all the stories you want to
read, pulled together from trusted sources, and our top stories are
handpicked by the Apple News editorial team,” Prescott said.
did not say what the criteria would be for Apple News to consider a
source “trusted,” but conservatives will find this announcement
year, Apple announced that it hired to head Apple News Lauren
Kern, who previously served as executive
editor for the liberal New
hiring of Kern raised questions about the Cupertino-based company’s
impartiality when it comes to news.
August, Apple News was criticized for
selecting anti-Trump stories as its top news story of the day.