Candy Crush Soda Saga launched this morning adding another freemium game to King's arsenal. It's a lot of fun with new challenges, but if you don't want to spend your money, you'll have to wait.
A new update to Microsoft's Office apps brings your iPhone up to speed with the iPad versions, and menus and other features optimized for the smaller screen make them a natural fit.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced that it is now investigating apps that aggressively promote in-app purchases to children.
Several months after the ACCC announced its investigation into freemium apps, the European Commission is launching its own inquiry.
Everywhere you look, games are going free-to-play, which sounds like a good thing. But sometimes the ways developers try to part you from your money are anything but fun.
ACCAN has called on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to investigate mobile games that aggressively promote in-app purchasing.
A deal with mobile publisher DeNA will see the firm's beloved characters coming to smart gadgets, as Nintendo also reveals the codename of its "entirely new concept" gaming system.
Newer games and apps are arriving for Samsung Gear VR, and they're no longer all free. Which is a good thing, in theory. We talk with Oculus' head of mobile Max Cohen in Barcelona.
With streaming music gaining popularity, the paid subscription service says its number of users grew by 60 percent.
commentary With paid apps a tough sell and mobile advertising a slog, app makers are getting craftier at finding ways to to get paid.