Epic Games

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...

Epic Games Complaint vs Google Ties in Apple Search Deal

Fortnite developer Epic Games has been engaged in a heated legal battle with both Apple and Google over anti-competitive practices ever since its prized game was removed from both the App Store and the Google Play Store last year. After Epic Games tried to cut Apple and Google out of their respective commissions on in-game...

Roblox CEO Wants Apple and Google to Cut App Store Commissions

A Roblox executive hopes Apple and Google cut their app store commissions. Roblox CEO David Baszucki sat down for an interview on "Axios on HBO" during which he touched on a number of topics, including his desire to see Apple and Google cut their respective app store commissions. While Baszucki said that Roblox has great...

Epic-Apple Trial Ruling May Not Favour Anyone Hints District Judge

After the two companies presented their closing arguments on Monday, U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers hinted that neither Apple nor Epic Games might get what they want out of their billion-dollar court fight, Bloomberg is reporting. Gonzalez Rogers noted that she’s skeptical that Apple’s App Store allows for any “real competition,” the issue at...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Takes the Stand in Apple vs. Epic Games Trial

Apple CEO Tim Cook is testifying for a total of 100 minutes today, as he takes the stand at the last day of the Epic Games versus Apple trial, MacRumors is reporting. Since Cook has maintained that he isn't deeply involved with the App Store since the beginning, his testimony won't be integral to the outcome...

Microsoft Testifies as Witness for Epic in its Court Fight Against Apple

At the ongoing Epic Games v. Apple trial, Microsoft has testified as a witness for Epic, explaining to the judge how Apple’s new privacy rules for its App Store blocked its xCloud gaming service, Engadget is reporting. Microsoft's business development head Lori Wright also detailed the company's 30% commission on the Xbox Store apps and...

Apple Vs. Epic Games Trial is Now Officially Underway

With Apple and Epic Games delivering opening remarks before District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers in a Northern California courtroom today, the bench trial between the two companies is now officially underway (via MacRumors). Last year, Epic Games introduced a direct payment option in the app for its in-game currency, which led Apple to pull Fortnite...