"Fortnite" is roughly as popular as "Apple" right now, according to Google Trends

Epic Games "Fortnite Battle Royale" is the hottest game in the world right now. Need proof? Just look at the graph below, courtesy of Google Trends. It shows how there is more search volume on Google for "Fortnite" than the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Apple vs. Google: Guess who’s mail client is more popular

From "The World's Most Popular Email Clients" posted Tuesday on Statista......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 3rd, 2019

The ‘smart money’ prefers Alibaba over Amazon, Intel over AMD, and Google over Apple

The change came after popular tech stocks were sold short late last year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2019

Microsoft and the creator of "Fortnite" have formed an alliance that could put a ton of pressure on Apple and Google (MSFT)

Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images Microsoft has said that it will allow anybody to open an app store for its new HoloLens 2 headset. The plan has already won over a former critic: Epic Games CEO.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 24th, 2019

Fortnite, ‘Frozen’ and llamas among the toy trends for 2019

Many items at this year’s Toy Fair in New York City fell in with some common trends and themes, including popular movies and videogames......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2019

App-store war heats up as more companies bypass Apple and Google

A growing crop of companies such as Netflix, Spotify and the publisher of the hit game Fortnite are skipping fees on big app stores, costing Apple and Google millions......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 4th, 2019

Google shifted $23B in overseas cash to Bermuda tax haven in 2017, report says

Google used a popular tax avoidance scheme to move $22.7 billion in foreign revenue into an offshore tax haven in 2017, Reuters reports, citing new data from the Dutch Chamber of Commerce. For years, tech giants Google, Apple Inc., Microsoft Corp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2019

Fortnite creator launching app store in challenge to Apple and Google

The move is aimed at curbing the commissions the tech firms levy on app developers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 29th, 2018

The company behind "Fortnite" is taking on Apple, Google, and Steam with its next move: a digital storefront for games (AAPL, GOOG, GOOGL)

Christian Petersen/Getty Images "Fortnite" maker Epic Games is taking on the world's biggest p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2018

Black Friday Most Popular Deals: Nintendo Switch

Per Google Trends one of the most searched terms right now is when does black friday start? To.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 22nd, 2018

Fortnite ‘V-Bucks’ more popular than cash on teens’ holiday wish lists

Young people are also lusting after Gucci and Apple products this holiday season......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 17th, 2018

Google goes global with 10 events for new Pixel phones

Alphabet Inc's Google will unveil the third edition of its Pixel smartphone at 10 media events across the world on Tuesday, a hint that it is prepared to expand geographic distribution of a device it hopes someday is as popular as Apple Inc's iPhone......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2018

Fear of October is creeping into money flows in 11 popular tech stocks

Smart-money flows have turned neutral in Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google parent Alphabet......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2018

Few Ways Around App Store, More Around Google Play

Two of the iPhone's most popular app makers are testing ways to get around paying Apple for new in-app subscription purchases. Gene Munster of Loup Ventures discusses how that could affect Apple's........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 24th, 2018

‘Fortnite’ for Android Will Skip the Play Store. Should Google Be Worried?

A huge number of users are about to be introduced to the world outside Google's ecosystem. Epic Games, makers of the uber-popular Fortnite: Battle Royale, have confirmed that the game's.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 5th, 2018

The uproar over how "Fortnite" is being released for Android shows how much we have acquiesced to Apple"s way of doing business (AAPL, GOOGL)

Epic Games Epic Games announced Friday that it won't distribute the upcoming Android version of its "Fortnite: Battle Royale" game through Google's Play Store. The decision caused a stir, because it was so unusual and potentially opens Android "Fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2018

Siri owns 46% of the mobile voice assistant market — one and half times Google Assistant"s share of the market (AAPL)

Apple's Siri is apparently the market leader for mobile voice assistants, beating out popular players like Google's Assistant. This may come as a surprise to some, since Android has a much larger share of the market and Siri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Female factor

The workforces of Apple, Google and Facebook are lopsided in men’s favor. Males make up roughly 70 percent. To get to gender parity will take up to 15 years. Richard Beales and Jennifer Saba discuss the various necessary targets to get there......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Cheetos lip balm, New Coke among the 50 worst product flops of all time

Even the best companies swing and miss. Apple, Coke, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Netflix all have entries on the all-time worst p.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday17 hr. 40 min. ago

Businesses are betting on clean energy

Led by tech giants like Google and Apple, companies are pouring resources into clean energy -- and changing the market......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 22nd, 2019

Facebook is quietly building a voice-controlled AI assistant like Amazon Alexa (FB, GOOG, AMZN, AAPL)

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin Facebook is building a voice-controlled AI assistant. It will take on Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri, and the Google Assistant. CNBC reported on Wednesday that the California .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2019