Apple has updated its Preview page on the App Store to allow viewers to read the full story from inside a web browser. Now, the same experience as with other devices is unlocked, and users can view the app list, paragraphs, and images as if they were inside an App Store.

'Today' Stories in App Store Desktops

All elements of the in-app experience are translated to the web version, including screenshots, app lists and a section with actual text from the articles. Before, web previews only had links that you could click, which will then transport you to the App Store in your iPhone or iPad.

It seems like Apple is now paying attention to its web offerings this year. Aside from the easy-to-remember URLs, and, the Cupertino-based company has also updated its Podcast web experience, adding the ability to listen to episodes via a built-in Podcasts web player.


Samantha is a senior news editor at iLounge. She has been covering the technology industry for over five years, writing about Apple, Google, and other major companies. Samantha has also worked as a reporter and editor for several other publications.