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‘Fortnite’ maker Epic Games is getting help from another deep-pocketed tech giant in its ongoing legal fight with Apple: Facebook is joining the fray

Facebook is throwing its support behind “Fortnite” maker Epic Games in its ongoing legal spat with Apple, the company announced this week. “Facebook is committed to providing relevant information in the Epic Games litigation regarding how Apple’s policies have adversely impacted Facebook and the people and businesses who use our […]
‘Fortnite’ maker Epic Games is getting help from another deep-pocketed tech giant in its ongoing legal fight with Apple: Facebook is joining the fray
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The billionaire behind ‘Fortnite’ repeatedly compared his company’s battle with Apple to the struggle for civil rights, and said the fight is ‘an act of civil disobedience’

On August 13, the wildly popular game “Fortnite” got an update on Apple and Android smartphones that allowed players to bypass the companies’ digital payment systems and buy V-Bucks from Epic Games directly. Apple and Google responded by pulling “Fortnite” from their digital storefronts, and cited the update as a […]
The billionaire behind ‘Fortnite’ repeatedly compared his company’s battle with Apple to the struggle for civil rights, and said the fight is ‘an act of civil disobedience’
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‘Fortnite’ is getting major updates for the launch of the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles — here’s what you can expect at launch

One of the biggest games in the world, “Fortnite,” will be available at launch on the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles. The next-gen versions of “Fortnite” are more than “tweaked last-gen builds,” “Fortnite” maker Epic Games says, “but new native ones to harness the power of the new consoles.” […]
‘Fortnite’ is getting major updates for the launch of the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles — here’s what you can expect at launch
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The Department of the Treasury is reportedly looking into the American companies behind ‘Fortnite’ and ‘League of Legends’ over their ties to Chinese tech titan Tencent

The wildly popular smartphone apps TikTok and WeChat will be banned in the US starting on September 20, the US government announced on Friday morning. CFIUS, the same Treasury group that initated those investigations, is now looking into “Fortnite” maker Epic Games and “League of Legends” maker Riot Games due […]
The Department of the Treasury is reportedly looking into the American companies behind ‘Fortnite’ and ‘League of Legends’ over their ties to Chinese tech titan Tencent