Apple News App is now accessible by all publishers. It was just using by the partners of Apple but now it is an open platform for all internet publishers. The only thing needed is an approval from Apple. After that, anybody can publish their content over Apple News App.
Apple accepts contents in two different formats. First one is standard RSS and the other one is a specialized document format of Apple’s itself, called Apple News Format. This special format allows publishers to use analytics like tools by Apple and monetizing possibilities.
In the following days we will see how much Apple News application could be effective and a preferred way for publishers. Of course it is important for the publishers that the popularity of the application amid people who use it.