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in-app payments

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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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In-app payments investigated by UK Office of Fair Trading

The regulator is investigating whether in-app payments illegally tempt children to spend their parents' money.

By April 12, 2013

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Eight-year-olds worst for running up shock in-app charges

New figures suggest children aged eight are the worst offenders among kids making purchases in apps without parents' permission.

By May 8, 2013

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Nook gets a step closer to in-app purchases

Barnes & Noble's subsidiary, Nook Media, says that the feature will be "coming soon" to the platform.

By March 25, 2013

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Apple Pay rival CurrentC may delay launch until next year

The payments app backed by Walmart and Target might not be ready for a national launch as expected this year, according to a report.

By August 12, 2015

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Windows Phone owners can now make mobile payments, via Softcard

The new Softcard app from AT&T allows for tap-to-pay transactions -- assuming you have an NFC-enabled Windows Phone handset and meet other requirements.

By November 4, 2014

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Samsung Pay expands to Smart TVs in bid to move beyond mobile

The company is outfitting its new Smart TVs with its payments system as a way to expand its use beyond just mobile devices.

By August 5, 2015

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Apple Pay now supports American Express corporate credit cards

The move paves the way for the corporate crowd to use Apple Pay for business expenses.

By August 10, 2015

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Uber drivers can now accept tips electronically, without Uber's help

Before now, all tips for Uber drivers had to be done in cash. But in-car advertising company Vugo is hoping to change that by adding a gratuity feature to its app.

By August 7, 2015

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Early payment glitches mar Apple Pay launch

Apple Pay users report issues purchasing items in apps, and some Bank of America customers are seeing double charges. But the problems aren't all Apple's fault.

By October 22, 2014