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in-app games

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Parent payout: Google settles in-app purchase suit for $19M

The search giant is the latest big tech company to tangle with the Federal Trade Commission over children making unauthorized buys within apps.

By September 4, 2014

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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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EU praises Google, chides Apple over in-app purchases

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.

By July 18, 2014

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Apple isn't doing enough about in-app purchases, watchdog says

European consumer regulators have criticised Apple for not doing enough to tackle bills unexpectedly run up by sneaky apps.

By July 18, 2014

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Finding Android games sans in-app purchases

Honest Android Games curates games from the Google Play store that won't ask you to spend extra money on in-game items.

By February 3, 2014

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How to find Android games with no in-app purchases

Honest Android Games curates games from the Google Play store that won't ask you to spend extra money on in-game items.

By February 2, 2014

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Google sued over kids racking up 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.

By March 11, 2014

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Watchdog sets out new rules on kids and in-app purchases

Watchdogs have set out new rules for stopping in-app purchases from tricking kids into racking up huge bills.

By September 26, 2013

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New PlayStation, Xbox games breathing life into video game industry

After months of slumping software and less-than-stellar launches, video games for the current generation of console hardware are finding their stride.

By May 14, 2015

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Apple notifies parents of in-app purchase settlement details

E-mail lets parents know how they can claim compensation for unauthorized use of in-app purchase in games and apps sold through the App Store.

By June 23, 2013

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It's game over for OnLive cloud gaming

The OnLive streaming service is selling its patents to Sony and shutting down. Meanwhile, Microsoft's Office Lens app launches for Android and iOS and the iPad turns 5.

By April 3, 2015