Epic Games CEO Says Apple Won't Let Fortnite Back Until Case EndsTim Sweeney, CEO of Fortnite maker Epic Games Inc., said Wednesday it’s been told by Apple that the game will be “blacklisted from the Apple ecosystem” until the companies’ legal case is resolved.
Fortnite Maker Epic Games Appeals Ruling In Lawsuit Alleging Apple MonopolyThe maker of the popular Fortnite video game said in a court filing Sunday that it will take the ruling to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco.
Judge Loosens Apple's Grip On App Store In Epic Games Trial DecisionA federal judge ordered Apple to dismantle part of the competitive barricade guarding its closely run app store, threatening one of the iPhone maker’s biggest moneymakers.
Judge Digs Into Apple App Store Policies As Epic Games Trial EndsThe judge who will decide a case challenging Apple’s stranglehold on its iPhone app store indicated on Monday she would like to promote more competition but without dismantling a commission system that reaps billions of dollars for the technology powerhouse.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Faces Tough Questions About App Store Competition In Epic Games Antitrust CaseApple CEO Tim Cook described the company’s ironclad control over its mobile app store as a way to keep things simple for customers while protecting them against security threats and privacy intrusions during Friday testimony denying allegations he has been running an illegal monopoly.
Apple Holds Edge In App Store Trial Despite Nagging IssuesApple seems to be prevailing in an antitrust trial examining whether its mobile app store illegally skims profits from smaller companies.
Apple's App Store Chief Fends Off Attacks In Antitrust TrialApple’s top app store executive on Thursday faced an avalanche of documents unleashed Thursday by an Epic Games lawyer aiming to prove allegations that the iPhone maker has been gouging app makers as part of a scheme hatched by Apple's late co-founder Steve Jobs.
Fortnite-Maker Epic Games Targets Apple's 'Walled Garden' App Store In Landmark LawsuitThe maker of the wildly-popular Fortnite video game, Epic Games, portrayed Apple’s lucrative app store Monday as both a "walled garden" and a price-gouging monopoly in opening arguments in a trial that may reshape the technological landscape.
Judge Rules Apple Can Continue Blocking Fortnite From App StoreFor the foreseeable future, millions of Fortnite players who access the game on iPhones, iPads and other Apple devices will remain unable to play the game's latest content or download app updates.
Judge In Apple 'Fortnite' Case Slams Tactics By Epic Games, Hints At July Trial DateA federal judge presiding over a high-stakes antitrust lawsuit between Apple and Epic Games repeatedly slammed Epic on Monday on its legal theories and tactics in the company's case against the iOS App Store.
First Look At 'Gears Of War 3'It's not out for the Xbox until 9/20/'11, but AP's Video Game Video got a sneak peek at the highly-anticipated game at a recent Microsoft showcase event in San Francisco...