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The Web app was in beta, but it was officially released today.
The multi-platform, Web-based interface for the Apple Music streaming service exited beta and officially launched today. It lives at music. In many respects, the design and layout of the site closely resembles that of the native Mac app. The layout of store pages is similar, and the visual language is the same. It has the same player controls at the top, and it also has the left-aligned navigation bar with "For You," "Browse," and "Radio. Further Reading Apple brings iCloud Photos and more to Android with new Web-based apps It's interesting, though, that the website prominently features "open in Music" in Safari on Apple devices or "open in iTunes," depending on the platform. This suggests that Apple still sees the website as a supplement to the native app experience, not a full replacement for it. Also, the Apple Music Web app lacks some of the personal library features that were grandfathered into Music from iTunes on Macs. The website was first introduced with a beta label in September, so today concludes a fairly lengthy beta period.
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The browser-based version, which Apple introduced last fall , is now available at music. This makes Apple Music essentially platform agnostic. While the strategy signals the end for iTunes , it makes sense. As of last summer, Apple Music had 60 million paid subscribers. Buyer's Guide. Log in. Sign up.
Chance Miller. Apple Music is making a big expansion today as Apple has launched an all-new web app for the streaming music platform. Through this new browser-based interface, Apple Music subscribers can stream from anywhere without having to use a platform-specific application.