Epic Games

Epic Games Highlights macOS’s Security Model in New Court Filing

In its latest filing in the App Store antitrust case against Apple, Fortnite developer Epic Games has highlighted the security model on macOS, noting how the process of sideloading apps is not as big a threat as Apple describes it to be (via TechCrunch). Epic argued that macOS does not have the same constraints as...

Epic Games Raises $2 Billion From Sony and Lego, Now Valued at $31.5 Billion

Fortnite developer Epic Games has raised $2 billion from Sony Group, and the Kirkbi investment company that owns the Lego Group, taking the company’s value to $31.5 billion, Reuters is reporting. Sony and the Kirkbi investment company have each invested $1 billion in Epic to help advance a metaverse partnership the developer had entered into with the...

Apple Succeeds in Delaying Court-Mandated Changes to App Store Payments

The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals earlier today granted Apple's motion to delay court-mandated changes to its App Store payment policies — reports Bloomberg. The changes were originally ordered by U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers' ruling in the Apple vs. Epic Games trial, which the iPhone maker promptly appealed against. The changes were...

Apple Files Appeal to Delay Changing App Store Payments

While U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers' ruling in the Apple vs. Epic Games trial last month absolved the iPhone maker of antitrust allegations, it also required Apple to make a massive change to its App Store policies: let Epic, and other developers, tell users about alternative payment solutions in apps, and even link out...

Epic Games has Filed an Appeal Against the Ruling in Case Versus Apple

Epic Games has filed an appeal against the recent ruling made in the case against Apple. This appeal will seek to overturn the judges ruling and instigate a reexamination of the case. On Friday, Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers, who is overseeing the strenuous case between Fortnite developer Epic Games and Apple, ruled in favour of...