Apple is probably within it’s own right to prevent Epic from releasing anything, in the Apple/Mac space, but is this a wise decision? The last paragraph notes that Apple is following their past history with an aggressive “throw the kitchen sink” approach. Franklin Computers learned of this back in the 80’s and lost horribly. Now that Apple is this big of a juggernaut, is there any stopping it? This article reminds us that the Unreal Engine by Epic also powers movies, space flight, and more.

Apple threatened to cut off Epic’s access to developer tools in response to its Fortnite stunt and lawsuit. Epic has filed for a preliminary injunction to stop it.