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'I literally felt like I was going to cry': How virtual music festivals are keeping fans connected | CBC News

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more musicians are moving their concerts to virtual spaces like Minecraft and Fortnite. But though those concerts take place in video games, experts say attendees aren't just gamers.

fortnite - CBC News
1:07am PDT - August 15th, 2020

Apple and Google remove Fortnite from app stores

The maker of the popular online game Fortnite is suing tech giants Apple and Google after they removed the game from their app stores. CNET senior producer Dan Patterson joins CBSN to explain the controversy.

fortnite - CBS News
5:32pm PDT - August 14th, 2020

Epic CEO Tim Sweeney says Apple fight is about ‘basic freedoms of all consumers and developers’

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has issued a series of public comments on his personal Twitter account regarding the legal fight the Fortnite creator initiated with Apple yesterday, following the iPhone maker’s removal of the game from the App Store. In the four-p…

fortnite - The Verge
4:21pm PDT - August 14th, 2020

Facebook, following Fortnite, says Apple's fees hurt small businesses

The social-networking giant wants to offer small businesses the ability to do online events without Apple taking a cut.

fortnite - CBS News
2:36pm PDT - August 14th, 2020

Apple Tried to Troll Fortnite - But It's Backfiring Hilariously

Apple responds to the lawsuit filed by Fortnite developer Epic Games by finding a way to get in front of thousands of the game's fans.

fortnite - Crypto Coins News
1:40pm PDT - August 14th, 2020

Can Fortnite maker Epic Games take on Apple & Google? Experts weigh in

Fortnite developer Epic Games is suing Apple and Google for antitrust violations following the game’s removal from both stores. Prior to Fortnite’s removal, Epic Games added a payment option that circumvented the platforms’ systems.

fortnite - Polygon
1:29pm PDT - August 14th, 2020

Fortnite vs. Apple: Players react to lawsuit, App Store removal

Fortnite has been gone from the Google Play Store on Android and the Apple App Store on iOS for almost 24 hours. Players, pros, and even other companies have already had plenty of different reactions to Epic taking on Apple and Google.

fortnite - Polygon
12:10pm PDT - August 14th, 2020

Why Was ‘Fortnite’ Removed From Apple and Google App Stores?

Dispute follows game maker’s rollout of payment system that would skirt certain fees owed to tech companies for in-app purchases

fortnite - The Wall Street Journal
10:46am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Why Was ‘Fortnite’ Removed From Apple and Google App Stores?

Dispute follows game maker’s rollout of payment system that would skirt certain fees owed to tech companies for in-app purchases

fortnite - The Wall Street Journal
10:46am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Florida’s Stonehenge is suing Epic Games over Coral Castle

The company that owns Florida’s Stonehenge — also known as Coral Castle — is suing Fortnite developer Epic Games for using the name in its new season.

fortnite - Polygon
9:38am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Fortnite Declares War on Silicon Valley - And Vows a 'Hell of a Fight'

Fortnite developer Epic Games promises one 'hell of a fight' as retaliatory tit for tat exchanges with Silicon Valley giants persist.

fortnite - Crypto Coins News
9:01am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Apple made $360 million from 'Fortnite' in-app purchases - Business Insider

Epic Games, the maker of "Fortnite," sued Apple and Google on Thursday over their 30% commissions on in-app purchases.

fortnite - Business Insider
8:20am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Apple made $360 million from 'Fortnite' in-app purchases - Business Insider

Epic Games, the maker of "Fortnite," sued Apple and Google on Thursday over their 30% commissions on in-app purchases.

fortnite - Business Insider (UK)
8:20am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Fortnite maker accuses Apple of being “more pernicious than the monopolists of yesteryear” in a lawsuit

The company behind Fortnite is suing Apple. And have you seen its Nineteen Eighty Fortnite video?

fortnite - Fortune
7:53am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Apple has finally met its Fortnite match

Apple and Google have both banned Fortnite from their mobile app stores. Apple, in particular, now faces increased pressure to change its App Store policies amid ongoing calls for the company to alter its 30 percent in-app cut.

fortnite - The Verge
7:12am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Fortnite vs Apple vs Google: a brief and very incomplete timeline

The fight between Epic, Apple, and Google didn’t just start yesterday, it’s been brewing for a long time. From Congress to

fortnite - The Verge
4:00am PDT - August 14th, 2020

Fortnite sues Google as ban battle intensifies

Apple and Google removed the hit game from their app stores after it bypassed their payment systems.

fortnite - BBC News
3:14am PDT - August 14th, 2020

The battle between Fortnite's Epic Games and Apple, Google explained - Business Insider

Epic's lawsuits set the stage for a major fight over controversial app store fees that have long drawn the ire of developers and lawmakers.

fortnite - Business Insider
12:45am PDT - August 14th, 2020

The battle between Fortnite's Epic Games and Apple, Google explained - Business Insider

Epic's lawsuits set the stage for a major fight over controversial app store fees that have long drawn the ire of developers and lawmakers.

fortnite - Business Insider (UK)
12:45am PDT - August 14th, 2020

'Fortnite' conquered the video game world. Now, it's taking on Google and Apple.

Apple, Google and "Fortnite" became locked in a dramatic standoff on Thursday that immediately renewed questions about Apple's power over the digital marketplace.

fortnite - NBC News
11:38pm PDT - August 13th, 2020

Fortnite developer Epic Games sues Apple after removal of video game from App Store | CBC News

Apple Inc. on Thursday removed popular video game Fortnite from its App Store for violating the company's in-app payment guidelines — prompting developer Epic Games to sue the iPhone maker, seeking to end its in-app payment practices.

fortnite - CBC News
7:22pm PDT - August 13th, 2020

Fortnite maker Epic Games sues Apple and Google after being booted from app stores

The suits come in response to Apple and Google blocking the game after Epic introduced a direct payment system for its users, effectively shutting out the tech titans from collecting fees.

fortnite - CBS News
6:59pm PDT - August 13th, 2020

Google forced OnePlus to decimate a Fortnite launcher deal, claims Epic Games

Epic Games sued Google over pulling Fortnite from the Google Play Store Thursday evening, and in the lawsuit, the company alleged two instances of anticompetitive behavior by Google toward Epic and two Android OEMs, OnePlus and LG.

fortnite - The Verge
6:56pm PDT - August 13th, 2020

Google forced OnePlus to decimate a Fortnite launcher deal, claims Epic Games

Epic Games sued Google over pulling Fortnite from the Google Play Store Thursday evening, and in the lawsuit, the company alleged two instances of anticompetitive behavior by Google toward Epic and two Android OEMs, OnePlus and LG.

fortnite - Hacker News
6:56pm PDT - August 13th, 2020

Apple walked right into Epic's antitrust trap by banning Fortnite - Business Insider

Epic Games could prove to be Apple's most formidable opponent yet. By luring Apple into its trap, it showed just how cunning it could be.

fortnite - Business Insider
6:42pm PDT - August 13th, 2020

I'm no longer playing fortnite until mechs are gone @EpicGames what did u do to your game

YouTube maxtheclutch (@maxtheclutch)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
I think I just witnessed the peak of Fortnite... https://t.co/qc3zYQFJ1W

I think I just witnessed the peak of Fortnite... https://t.co/qc3zYQFJ1W

Willy Warne (@ohthebutterr)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @scumpirate: New #fortnite vid , We acully get a win , while having a little bit of fun ...W/ #deathsignalsgaming #WDFC @mickrobson1990

Exacutorz RTs (@exacutorz)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @cadle636: Looking for another player for the FzN fortnite team @FzNClanOfficial

FzN Clan® (@FzNClanOfficial)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Fortnite managed to pull off making tourneys boring as well. I'm not playing these.

soz (@sozmann)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

I feel like it needs to be said...PUBG and fortnite may have made bad decisions...but overall I feel like gamers have the wrong idea. Yes it could use improvement...but before "feedback" was a thing...games were shit looking back. But we never thought of how it could be better.

3y3 (@3y3If)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Who wants to play high explosives on fortnite? (Wickedkuda)

JOSEPH (@josephgarxia1)
12:43am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @CouRageJD: The Mechs are the worst addition in the history of Fortnite. Change my mind.

AlexTheKid58 (@alexthekid58)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
RT @SweetRabbitFN: YOND3R 

#Fortnite #FortniteArt https://t.co/qzAZY2LWIB

RT @SweetRabbitFN: YOND3R #Fortnite #FortniteArt https://t.co/qzAZY2LWIB

Juggs (@JuggsG)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Get on fortnite https://t.co/67zVO9fHDx

#JAYK47 (@Sesh_Jayy)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
CAUGHT 2 DUOS PLAYERS SQUADS UP IN DUOS.Soo pathetic tbh who the fk teams up in DUOS
Players getting banned for teaming up
These are there names
#Kr3wZ
#Oh Sup Bro
#raftastic123
#RocherWarrior1

We do not need bots like these in the fortnite community 
@FortniteGame  @EpicGames https://t.co/1EoSKONBEE

CAUGHT 2 DUOS PLAYERS SQUADS UP IN DUOS.Soo pathetic tbh who the fk teams up in DUOS Players getting banned for teaming up These are there names #Kr3wZ #Oh Sup Bro #raftastic123 #RocherWarrior1 We do not need bots like these in the fortnite community @FortniteGame @EpicGames https://t.co/1EoSKONBEE

erecomesLKiiNG (@ErecomesN)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Got 63 points in the contender cash cup today (Top 2%) Also just added some new sub badges. Go check them out and sub if you dig them. #fortnite #twitch https://t.co/ETauWKPtvf

Got 63 points in the contender cash cup today (Top 2%) Also just added some new sub badges. Go check them out and sub if you dig them. #fortnite #twitch https://t.co/ETauWKPtvf

FA Mann (@FA__Mann)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @power_thompson: #BIDS "Fortnite" has a player base that's over two-thirds the size of the entire US population. @bidstack now in bed…

(@Martin_AIM_77)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Fortnite: Elimination | Shot with GeForce https://t.co/7E5sx8m5a5 via @YouTube #FortniteSeason10 #FortniteClips #Fortnite #smallstreamer #like4likes #sub4sub https://t.co/LNLtaYADJY

Fortnite: Elimination | Shot with GeForce https://t.co/7E5sx8m5a5 via @YouTube #FortniteSeason10 #FortniteClips #Fortnite #smallstreamer #like4likes #sub4sub https://t.co/LNLtaYADJY

YT_WRLD doublepump (@Game5toplebron)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @CouRageJD: Man...I really do love Minecraft. The streams are 100% positive from start to finish. We keep breaking viewer records every…

Way of the Steez (@Nestorskates)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
RT @SweetRabbitFN: Me after self destructing an enemy mech #Fortnite https://t.co/gIzV66J0TE

RT @SweetRabbitFN: Me after self destructing an enemy mech #Fortnite https://t.co/gIzV66J0TE

Juggs (@JuggsG)
12:42am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Sorry I'm late, was grinding to get the Origin Style for Ultima Knight. Currently at Level 63.

Anyways... NEW JUNK RIFT! I don't really know what to predict, but we will find out in the next update. #Fortnite #JunkRift https://t.co/6V6hUFa9xp

Sorry I'm late, was grinding to get the Origin Style for Ultima Knight. Currently at Level 63. Anyways... NEW JUNK RIFT! I don't really know what to predict, but we will find out in the next update. #Fortnite #JunkRift https://t.co/6V6hUFa9xp

Guest_1056User (@Guest_1056UserR)
11:35am PDT - August 19th, 2019
RT @FNBRHQ: Junk Rift 

Coming soon

Crush the competition! #Fortnite https://t.co/Hom2hs1YNb

RT @FNBRHQ: Junk Rift Coming soon Crush the competition! #Fortnite https://t.co/Hom2hs1YNb

(@DOLCEndBANANA)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

Hi my name is Frank I am TWELVE years young and I like fortnite. https://t.co/rqwksYoCRj

SunsFan69 (@SunsFanSixty9)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

Looks too much like a first person Fortnite to me. https://t.co/1pyYN588JO

Josh Gaming (@JoshGamnChannel)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

#fortnite when I was young I had to put effort into games like cod to get good, now kids are given mechs to fucking win. They aren’t taught hey put effort and you will succeed they are taught here you made zero effort well done

BoiWeever (@BoiWeever)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

Check out my broadcast from my PlayStation 4! #PS4live (Fortnite) live at https://t.co/ibYfqRrBSs

iTz_Zenos_YT (@gummybearsav953)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

First person to reply to this tweet that has a Fortnite creator code gets a special present.

Staxofbills | Devin ✈️ TwitchCon 19 (@staxofbills)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

RT @xsqoof: @Ninja Fortnite bad Minecraft good

nsomers123 (@nsomers123)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

The Cycle? Sorry this looks like if Fortnite/Destiny/Overwatch had a baby and made this. Not really that interested but it looks good. #gamescom2019 #OpeningNightLive

King of Hearts (@KingofH28306184)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

There are no mechs. & you ever rode a horse on fortnite? Didn’t think so https://t.co/otxqebnOj4

LGND! (@_TheMostDope_)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019
RT @YouUglyToo: “Off White, White Rice, Fortnite, Red Light” LMAOOOO the worst shit i’ve ever heard https://t.co/OzJeagCALm

RT @YouUglyToo: “Off White, White Rice, Fortnite, Red Light” LMAOOOO the worst shit i’ve ever heard https://t.co/OzJeagCALm

(@__adotj)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

RT @xsqoof: @Ninja Fortnite bad Minecraft good

IncendiaryActive (@IncendiaryActiv)
11:34am PDT - August 19th, 2019

RT @FortniteGame: The #FortniteWorldCup Duos Finals are about to begin! Tune in now to find out which Duo will be winning it all and chec…

Lisa Marie (@th3legendoflisa)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019
RT @LootLakeBR: Cinematic replay of the Final Showdown event [3/3] #Fortnite https://t.co/BngkugSj7P

RT @LootLakeBR: Cinematic replay of the Final Showdown event [3/3] #Fortnite https://t.co/BngkugSj7P

Xx_Issa_xX (@Issakhatib5)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @FortniteGame: Your handy guide to the additional broadcast feeds for today's #FortniteWorldCup Duos Finals. Check it out at https://t.…

Chance(Bolts2013) (@YT_Bolts2013)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @EndZoneGGs: Who do you have for duos in wc????? @Megga and @Dubsfn we think would be up their do you agree? #FortniteWorldCup #Fortnite

The Gaming Coons (@GamingCoons)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @FortniteGame: The #FortniteWorldCup Duos Finals are about to begin! Tune in now to find out which Duo will be winning it all and chec…

Chance(Bolts2013) (@YT_Bolts2013)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019
Fortnite Maybe His Controller Died? #PS4share

https://t.co/iTo3XMENJq https://t.co/QdXU9w3wV2

Fortnite Maybe His Controller Died? #PS4share https://t.co/iTo3XMENJq https://t.co/QdXU9w3wV2

Muckest (@MuckestYT)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @TristanGHill: egirls are keeping their eyes peeled on whos winning money at the fortnite world cup to figure out whos dms they sliding…

SquiLLbOt (@squILLb0t)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019
We Are Recruiting Now Use #OXGRC To enter

#Fortnite #fortniteclansrecruiting https://t.co/NJwRYUG4uo

We Are Recruiting Now Use #OXGRC To enter #Fortnite #fortniteclansrecruiting https://t.co/NJwRYUG4uo

OxG Clan (@ClanOxg)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @FortniteGame: Announcing our surprise guest! @Ninja will be joining the host crew for today's Duos Finals Broadcast casting along side…

Chance(Bolts2013) (@YT_Bolts2013)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

Season 3-4, and 9 Fortnite Account https://t.co/eempffsrs0 #Fortnite #Game #NowPlaying

Moon Walker (@FortniteLaunch)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @FNCompetitive: Your handy guide to the additional broadcast feeds for today's #FortniteWorldCup Duos Finals. Check it out at https://t…

Chance(Bolts2013) (@YT_Bolts2013)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019

RT @TristanGHill: egirls are keeping their eyes peeled on whos winning money at the fortnite world cup to figure out whos dms they sliding…

Xavier♐️ (@ESBXM)
10:42am PDT - July 27th, 2019