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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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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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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

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Apple Pay mobile payments service to launch on Monday

Apple's been gaining more partners since it announced the service last month and it's ready to take it live.

By October 16, 2014

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Samsung Gear VR store finally offers paid apps

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.

By March 2, 2015

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Optus adds app payments directly to your monthly bill

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.

By May 4, 2014

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Yahoo woos app makers at its first mobile conference

During a confab in San Francisco, the company announces its first set of tools aimed at helping software developers make money on their apps.

By February 19, 2015