Tim Sweeney

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Epic Games founder Tim Sweeney: ‘The maker of a smartphone does not have the right to dictate the terms of our lives and our businesses.’ Photograph: Rachel Luna/Getty Images

By his own admission, Tim Sweeney is not a great Fortnite player. When the founder and chief of Epic Games, which created the blockbuster online shoo(...)

Fortnite maker Epic Games  is in a legal battle with Apple  following the removal of the game from the iOS App Store over a dispute on the distribution of income from in-app purchases of the game. Photograph: CJ Gunther

Apple was spared from having to immediately reinstate Epic’s Fortnite on its App Store, an early court victory for the iPhone maker in an intensifying(...)

A ‘Red Brigade’ tableaux at  Marble Arch in London at an opening ceremony to Extinction Rebellion’s  fortnight of environmental protest. Photograph: Tolga Akmen / AFP

Image of the week: Red mood The green movement has gone red. Extinction Rebellion events around the world often include a subset of white-painted pro(...)

There are several reasons why so many people tune into or namedrop Tim Sweeney’s weekly radio show on New York’s WNYU. For some, the show’(...)