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freemium

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Spotify rival Deezer launches podcasts, questions freemium services

With Taylor Swift recently pulling her catalog from Spotify to protest its "freemium" model, rival service Deezer is examining the best way to appeal to both customers and musicians. CNET chats with CEO Hans-Holger Albrecht.

By May 19, 2015

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More candy-matching fun with freemium road blocks

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.

By November 11, 2014

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Office for iOS goes freemium: What you need to know

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.

By November 6, 2014

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ACCC investigates 'freemium' apps aimed at kids

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced that it is now investigating apps that aggressively promote in-app purchases to children.

By September 9, 2013

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Hit the track with these running apps

These GPS-tracking apps can tell you exactly how far you run and act as a training coach.

By May 19, 2015

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European Commission to investigate "freemium" apps

Several months after the ACCC announced its investigation into freemium apps, the European Commission is launching its own inquiry.

By March 2, 2014

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Zombies, Run! app now free to play

The popular horror-themed run tracker has adopted a freemium model.

By May 19, 2015

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Taylor Swift is right: Spotify should lose its free music option

Spotify offers a free music tier that delivers a good portion of the service's paid subscription version. And that's exactly the problem.

By May 2, 2015

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Microsoft brings a preview of its entire Office suite to Windows 10 Phones in April

Excel, Word and PowerPoint are due to arrive on Windows phones running Windows 10 in just a few weeks.

By April 17, 2015

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How to do freemium right

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.

By December 17, 2013