Fortnite for Android not officially available on Play Store: Google

Share

For those unfamiliar with Digital Wellbeing, this is a feature that allows users to keep tabs on how they are using their phones with graphs and statistics aimed at helping them have a better understanding of whether they are using their devices, or specific apps, too often. Of Fortnite's 125 million and growing userbase, many of them young teens, how many of them will cautious and security conscious enough to turn the security settings back on?

Malicious developers have already been targeting Android users looking to download Fortnite.

Argentina's Senate rejects legalizing abortion, in Pope Francis' homeland
Opponents of the bill celebrated the decision on the streets outside Congress with fireworks as they waved Argentine flags. Last June, Pope Francis-who is Argentinian-compared the practice of abortion to Nazi eugenics and ethnic cleansing.

If you're running Android 9 Pie on a compatible phone, you can download Digital Wellbeing now from the Google Play Store. That's easy to do if you're a Fortnite fan with an iOS device. Up until now, non-Samsung owners couldn't even download the game, let alone play it. You'll leap out of the Battle Bus with a huge grin on your face, get oh-so-close to shooting the first unsuspecting player you see, and have the game quit out within a few seconds of you landing on the ground. According to Epic, it would have likewise offered Fortnite for iOS through its own website if it were able to, but the closed nature of Apple's ecosystem prevented that.

Fortnite finally comes to Android! Malware can also come bundled with the actual official Android version of the game downloaded from an unofficial third-party.

Kawhi Leonard Posts First Message Since Raptors/Spurs Trade
Leonard demanded a trade this summer away from the only team he has known, after seven mostly brilliant seasons in San Antonio . Though some are more heartfelt and less robotic, thank-you letters by traded players rarely say much significantly.

Epic had previously confirmed that Fortnite Battle Royale for Android would not be launched on the Google Play Store, and would instead be made available via other means.

At least four dead in Canada shooting
MacCoubrey says police have been searching the complex and he's been sitting on the floor of his home away from windows. The circumstances of the shooting in the capital of New Brunswick province are not immediately known.

Share