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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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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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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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Best Buy to accept Apple Pay for purchases

Retailer's customers can use the mobile-payments system to complete transactions on its app, with in-store capability coming later this year.

By April 27, 2015

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Apple Watch store launches with 3,000 apps

The App Store for Apple Watch features curated collections such as family, travel, health and fitness, creativity, work and communication.

By April 23, 2015

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Facebook expands Messenger to work with other apps like ESPN, Weather Channel

The world's largest social network plans to allow app makers to send photos, music and other stuff through its communication service.

By March 25, 2015