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  • ‘Fortnite’ Rakes In A Record $2.4 Billion

    Fortnite, already a pop culture phenomenon, just achieved a business milestone. The free-to-play title generated the most annual revenue of any game in history, raking in $2.4 billion in 2018, according to estimates from Nielsen’s SuperData. The firm said Fortnite’s multi-platform release on PC, console and mobile allowed it to reach a massive audience. Publisher Epic Games kept the momentum going by regularly updated the game with new modes, weapons and

    Deadline
  • The creator of 'Fortnite' is getting involved with an intense feud between $2.6 billion Unity and $2 billion startup Improbable

    Improbable and Unity — two big names in the world of video game development — are engaged in a public spat, being carried out via back-and-forth blog posts. The core of the matter: Unity seemed to have changed its terms of service to forbid customers from also using Improbable's SpatialOS tech, which helps developers run cloud-based gaming services. The change frightened some Unity customers, who had been using Improbable's SpatialOS to power their online games — one developer actually shut down...

    Business Insider
  • AP source: LeMahieu, Yankees nearing 2-year deal

    A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Gold Glove-winning free-agent second baseman D.J. LeMahieu and the Yankees are nearing agreement on a two-year contract, a deal that would appear to eliminate New York as a destination for Manny Machado. The person

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  • AP source: LeMahieu, Yankees nearing 2-year deal

    NEW YORK (AP) - A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Gold Glove-winning free-agent second baseman D.J. LeMahieu and the Yankees are nearing agreement on a two-year contract, a deal that would appear to eliminate New York as a destination for Manny Machado. The person spoke

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