June 17, 2024

Apple has successfully killed off its iTunes Film Trailers app and repair, a venerable mainstay that after showcased QuickTime’s strengths.

Noticed by AppleInsider, Apple has been directing customers of the iTunes Film Trailers app to the Apple TV app. The transfer is just not significantly stunning, as Apple has more and more been throwing its weight behind Apple TV.

Nonetheless, as AppleInsider’s William Gallagher writes, for longtime Mac customers there’s a nonetheless a good bit of nostalgia related to iTunes Film Trailers:

But it’s a unhappy second as a result of this app and web site hark again to a time when Apple was nonetheless in bother — and film trailers have been surprisingly useful. Film trailers demonstrated how enormously superior Apple’s QuickTime video participant was to Microsoft’s Home windows.