The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone
In response to the European Commission's requests, Google says it won't use the word "free" when referring to games that contain in-app purchases.
After Apple pays $32.5 million to customers over purchases made by kids using parents' passwords, Google may be next to face the FTC's scrutiny.
Apple has agreed to refund one father from Somerset, after his daughter racked up a huge bill through in-app purchases.
A class action has been raised against Google over in-app purchases by a mother whose young son spent US$65 on in-game currency.
As part of an agreement with the FTC, Apple also must change its billing practices to require consent from consumers before charging them for in-app purchases.
Samsung has updated its business-focused Knox with a dedicated app store and split billing so you can pay for work and personal calls separately.
Optus customers will now be able to charge app, game and TV show purchases from Google Play directly to their monthly bill, without having to enter credit card details with every purchase.
The new Slidejoy app turns your Android phone's lock screen into a billboard, and some of the money that advertisers like Macy's and Adidas pay to place the ads ends up in your pocket.
When a court quashed the FCC's Net neutrality rules, Netflix became the bull's-eye for fears of higher fees from broadband providers, but it doesn't have to be that way.
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