Business > PMN Entertainment

Fortnite removed from App Store and Google Play, Epic Games files lawsuit against Apple

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

Apple and Android removed Fortnite from their stores on Thursday
Read more ...

 

Fortnite maker sues Apple after removal of game from App Store

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Apple Inc on Thursday removed popular video game "Fortnite" from its App Store for violating the company's in-app payment guidelines, prompting developer Epic Games to file a federal lawsuit challenging the iPhone maker's rules.
Read more ...

 

Google just booted 'Fortnite' from the Play Store, hours after Apple banned it from the iPhone and iPad App Store

Google just booted 'Fortnite' from the Play Store, hours after Apple banned it from the iPhone and iPad App Store

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

After being booted from the Apple App Store, Fortnite has now been removed from the Google Play Store, too.
The move comes after Epic rolled out an update letting users pay it directly for in-app purchases, skirting around Apple and Google's existing payment systems.
Those systems give Apple and Google a 30% cut of the profits from in-app purchases - a practice that Epic has long railed against.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories .
Having just been booted from the Apple App Store, Epic's Fortnite has now been removed from the Google Play Store, too.
It comes as no surprise...
Read more ...

 

Apple's famous ‘1984' video parodied by Fortnite game maker

1 month ago   |   By National Post

SAN FRANCISCO - Fortnite maker Epic Games has used a famous Apple advertisement against the iPhone maker in a social media campaign accompanying a legal battle it launched on Thursday.
Read more ...

 

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," aired a video on Thursday roasting Apple and its iconic "1984" television ad, after Apple yanked the game from the App Store.
Epic also filed a lawsuit against Apple on Thursday, claiming the company engaged in "unfair and anti-competitive actions."
Epic's video said Apple retaliated against Epic for defying "the App Store Monopoly" and urged "Fortnite" players to "join the fight to stop 2020 from becoming '1984.'"
Titled "Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite," the video was a clear reference to Apple's famous "1984" ad, in which a heroine destroys a screen...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   PMN Entertainment      PMN Life      PMN News      PMN Technology      REU  


Economy plunges 31.4% in spring but big rebound expected

Economy plunges 31.4% in spring but big rebound expected

The new report showed a decline that was almost four times larger than the previous record-holder, a fall of 10% in the first quarter of 1958. Read more ...

Palantir is officially a public company - and investors are bidding up...

Palantir is officially a public company - and investors are bidding up shares in the money-losing, 17-year-old data mining business

Summary List Placement Palantir, the secretive and often-controversial big data company founded by Peter Thiel, made its public markets debut on Wednesday with a splash, as... Read more ...

Asana jumps 10% in trading debut after opening at $4.2 billion valuation

Asana jumps 10% in trading debut after opening at $4.2 billion valuation

Summary List Placement Asana jumped as much as 10% in its first day of trading on Wednesday. The stock opened at $27 per share, 29% above its reference price of $21. The... Read more ...

A 'super healthy' 19-year-old college student has died from coronavirus...

A 'super healthy' 19-year-old college student has died from coronavirus complications

Summary List Placement Chad Dorrill, a 19-year-old student at Appalachian State University, died Monday from complications related to COVID-19, the university reported... Read more ...

Juggling Financial Stress And Caregiving, Parents Are 'Very Not OK' In The...

Juggling Financial Stress And Caregiving, Parents Are 'Very Not OK' In The Pandemic

The pandemic economy is squeezing families with kids: 74% of those earning less than $100,000 report serious financial woes, in an NPR poll. Experts worry about lasting impacts... Read more ...

The Proud Boys are using Trump's 'stand by' remark as a recruiting tool...

The Proud Boys are using Trump's 'stand by' remark as a recruiting tool, rebranding to incorporate what they see as his call to action

Summary List Placement The Proud Boys street militia have seized on President Donald Trump's remarks during the first US presidential debate to launch a recruitment drive. The... Read more ...

Biden tells Trump to 'shut up, man' after 20 minutes of constant bickering...

Biden tells Trump to 'shut up, man' after 20 minutes of constant bickering in the first presidential debate

Summary List Placement After getting cut off by President Donald Trump repeatedly over the first 20 minutes of Monday night's debate, Democratic nominee Joe Biden finally had... Read more ...

Facebook is merging its Messenger and Instagram direct message features...

Facebook is merging its Messenger and Instagram direct message features, allowing users on Instagram to send chats to people on Facebook and vice versa

Summary List Placement Facebook is merging its Messenger service and Instagram's direct message feature in a move that has long been in talks as part of an effort to integrate... Read more ...

Walmart unveils new store design inspired by Amazon and airports

Walmart unveils new store design inspired by Amazon and airports

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . On Wednesday, Walmart announced a new... Read more ...

Disney to lay off 28,000 employees at its parks in California, Florida

Disney to lay off 28,000 employees at its parks in California, Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. - Squeezed by limits on attendance at its theme parks and other restrictions due to the pandemic, The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday it will lay off 28,000 workers... Read more ...