Goodbye, iTunes: Once-Revolutionary App Gone in Mac Update

It’s time to bid farewell to iTunes, the once-revolutionary program that made online music sales mainstream and effectively blunted the impact of piracy.

  • Published 7 October 2019

This article was republished here with permission from The Associated Press, however it is no longer available to read on Snopes.com.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It’s time to bid farewell to iTunes, the once-revolutionary program that made online music sales mainstream and effectively blunted the impact of piracy. That assumes, of course, that you still use iTunes — and many people no longer do. On iPhones, the functions have long been split into separate apps for music, video and books. Mac computers follow suit with a software update called Catalina. Music-subscription services like Spotify and Apple… Read at AP News