Epic Games vs Apple

Apple Admits Mac Has an ‘Unacceptable’ Malware Problem

Apple Admits Mac Has an ‘Unacceptable’ Malware Problem

Craig Federighi was on the stand today at the Epic Games vs. Apple trial. During the session, Craig was asked if Mac has any level of threat, to which he replied that Mac currently has a level of malware that Apple “does not find acceptable.”

Report: Apple Generated Over $100 Million Profit From Fortnite Sales on iPhone

Report: Apple Generated Over $100 Million Profit From Fortnite Sales on iPhone

Apple earns a commission out of every in-app purchase on its devices, including iPhone, iPad, and even Macs. According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple earned over $100 million in commission from Epic Game’s Fortnite sales when the game was available on the App Store.

Epic Games CEO Says Would Have Taken a Special App Store Deal If Apple Offered One

Epic Games CEO Says Would Have Taken a Special App Store Deal If Apple Offered One

Ever since Epic Games got into a fight against Apple over the App Store fees, the company has claimed that the fight is about the “basic freedom” of consumers and distributors alike. This was also why Epic Games was not interested in a special deal just for itself on the App Store. However, in his testimony against Apple, Epic CEO Tim Sweeney confirmed that he would have taken a special deal from Apple for lower App Store fees.

Epic Games Versus Apple Antitrust Court Hearing to Start on May 3

Epic Games Versus Apple Antitrust Court Hearing to Start on May 3

It’s finally happening. The United States District Court for the Northern District of California has set a date of May 3 for the court hearing for the Epic Games versus Apple antitrust lawsuit.

Epic Games ‘Attempting to Locate’ Former iOS Software Chief to Testify Against Apple

Epic Games ‘Attempting to Locate’ Former iOS Software Chief to Testify Against Apple

A new report in Epic vs Apple legal battle details that the company is trying to seek testimony from Apple’s former iOS software chief, Scott Forstall.

Epic Games Files Antitrust Complaint Against Apple in European Union

Epic Games Files Antitrust Complaint Against Apple in European Union

Epic Games, developer of the widely popular game Fortnite, has filed an antitrust complaint against Apple in the European Union.

Epic Games Sending ‘Free Fortnite’ Goodies to Influencers

Epic Games Sending ‘Free Fortnite’ Goodies to Influencers

After Apple booted Fortnite from the App Store, Epic Games ran a #FreeFortnite campaign. Building further on that campaign, Epic Games has teamed up with Samsung to send “Free Fortnite” goodies to influencers.

Apple Says Epic’s Fortnite Standoff Is a ‘Pre-planned Media Blitz’

Apple Says Epic’s Fortnite Standoff Is a ‘Pre-planned Media Blitz’

The battle between Epic and Apple seems to be far from over. Epic recently asked Apple to restore Fortnite to the App Store, and the filings reveal Apple’s accusation. The Cupertino company argues that Epic’s damages are “entirely self-inflicted,” and Fortnite will be allowed back on App Store once the in-app direct payment system is removed.

Apple Countersues Epic Games for ‘Willful, Brazen’ Contract Breach, Seeks Damages

Apple Countersues Epic Games for ‘Willful, Brazen’ Contract Breach, Seeks Damages

Apple has filed a countersuit against Epic Games and is seeking damages for breach of contract. Epic Games was the first to drag Apple to court over its App Store policies after Fortnite was removed from the store for adding a direct payment method. Epic, however, lost the temporary restraining order against Apple meaning the latter was not required to put back Fortnite on the App Store.