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Apple critics form coalition to challenge App Store fees

SAN FRANCISCO — A group of Apple Inc.’s critics—including Spotify Technology SA, Match Group Inc., and Fortnite creator Epic Games—have joined a nonprofit group...

Shopping is moving online, esports are going the other way

It still surprises many people that professional video-game tournaments fill 50,000-seat arenas and that millions of fans watch from their bedrooms, aspiring to compete themselves one day. What hasn’t passed some entrepreneurs by, however, is that this is quietly fueling a big market opportunity.

Apple seeks damages from Fortnite creator in App Store dispute

Apple Inc. on Tuesday filed counterclaims against Fortnite creator Epic Games asking for lost App Store fees and other damages, and seeking an order...

Stolen Fortnite accounts sold as part of $1 billion black market

Tens of thousands of Fortnite accounts are being sold online daily in a black market for stolen video-game accounts that generates $1 billion annually, according to a report from Night Lion Security, which helps companies identify vulnerabilities.

Apple defeats Epic’s effort to restore Fortnite on App Store

APPLE, INC. was spared from having to immediately reinstate Epic Games, Inc.’s Fortnite on its App Store, an early court victory for the iPhone maker in an intensifying battle over the tolls charged to app makers.

Apple threatens to terminate Epic’s developer account

Apple Inc. threatened to remove Epic Games Inc.’s developer account, cut off its developer tools and limit its ability to supply key graphics technology to other apps in the latest skirmish in a battle over app store fees.

Fortnite fever may be cooling: market tracker

San Francisco, United States -- The frenzy over the phenomenally popular video game Fortnite may be easing, according to revenue estimates released Thursday by...

Fortnite phenomenon turns epic game developer into billionaire

TIM SWEENEY made Fortnite a phenomenon by doing something that sounds crazy: He gave it away. That strategy has made him a billionaire. In an industry...