This Week in Tech: 27th – 31st August
31st August 2018 - Duncan McClean
In this week’s roundup:
- Apple event scheduled for September 12th
- EA suspending eSport contests after shootings
- Google irresponsible in Fortnite installer row
Apple event scheduled for September 12th
Apple have announced an event next month, Spetember 12 where they’re expected to announce the next iPhone.
Announcements are also expected for an update to the Mac Mini and a new Apple watch.
EA suspending eSport contests after shootings
EA have suspended some eSports tournaments after the shooting earlier on this week.
The shooting has prompted for better security protocols at gaming events.
Google irresponsible in Fortnite installer row
Owner of the game Fortnite has accused Google of being irresponsible by publicly announcing ways that hackers could use fake Fortnite installers to install malware on phones.
This comes after Fortnite developers refuse to publish the award winning game on the Play Store because of a cut of sales.