Fortnite makers Epic Games announced a partnership with Microsoft on Thursday that adds Fortnite as a free offering on Xbox’s Cloud Gaming mobile web service. The move makes Fortnite, which has brought in billions in revenue for Epic since 2017, widely available to gamers on Apple iOS and Google Android devices once again. Both tech giants removed Fortnite’s apps from their respective app...
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Why Amazon Is Giving Employees Record Amounts of Stock, Even as It Trims Head Count
At a moment when Amazon’s overall workforce is shrinking, the company is awarding stock to employees at a record-breaking clip to keep top talent from heading for the exits. Amazon granted 138 million restricted stock units to employees in the second quarter, as the chart above shows—an 82% increase from the number of restricted shares for employees it issued during the same period...
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