iTunes Brand’s Slow Demise Continues as Apple Updates URLs for App Web Listings

Apple switched its URL construction for internet hosting app listings on the internet this week, in any other positive signal that the corporate is steadily shifting on from its all-encompassing 18-year-old iTunes emblem.


When viewing an iOS or Mac app list on the internet, the URL cope with now comprises apps.apple.com, the place prior to now it was once itunes.apple.com.

The alternate follows equivalent URL updates reported previous this month ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/2019/06/01/apple-wipes-itunes-facebook-instagram-pages/) for songs and track artists, which now direct to track.apple.com fairly than the outdated itunes.apple.com nomenclature.

Apple may be within the means of changing all iTunes hyperlinks for podcasts, TV presentations, films, and books with category-specific hyperlinks such as podcasts.apple.com, television.apple.com, films.apple.com, and books.apple.com. The corporate has additionally wiped all its iTunes pages on Facebook and Instagram.

Apple’s strikes to kill off iTunes’ web-hosted storefront for buying content material follows its choice to sundown the iTunes app and change it with standalone Music, Podcasts, and TV apps as a part of macOS Catalina ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/roundup/macos-10-15/), unveiled remaining week and coming within the fall.

Apple says ^(https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT210200) customers’ present iTunes track libraries can be imported robotically after they replace to the brand new macOS, and the iTunes Store will survive within the new Music app’s sidebar to permit customers to shop for track on Mac, iOS, and Apple TV ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/guide/apple-tv-plus/). However syncing iOS gadgets like iPhones and iPads on Mac will happen in Finder as an alternative.

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