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in-game purchase

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Google Play Store offers more control over in-game purchases

Google updates its Play Store so parents and others can require that a password be entered every time someone wants to buy virtual goods while in a mobile game or other app.

By March 15, 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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World of Warcraft opens in-game shop

You can now buy pets and mounts with real money in-game as well as through the external webstore on Battle.net.

By December 12, 2013

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MOG subscriptions down, in-game purchases up

New gaming industry report from iSuppli suggests microtransactions will drive the growth of massively multiplayer online games and standard MOGs in years to come.

By September 15, 2011

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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 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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Apple tips off FTC over Google in-app purchases, report says

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.

By July 9, 2014

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Hearthstone now on iOS and Android smartphones

Blizzard's combat strategy card game has been a hit on desktops and tablets, but now you'll be able to take it anywhere you go.

By April 14, 2015

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The seven deadly sins of mobile games

We love our mobile games, but there are a few tendencies -- annoying, manipulative, or sometimes both -- that need to go away.

By April 16, 2015

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Crave giveaway: Three 'Game of Thrones' limited-edition toy dragons

Make like Daenerys Targaryen with three limited-edition toy dragons sculpted by visual-effects house Gentle Giant Studios. And a mixtape of "Game of Thrones"-themed tunes to go along with it.

By April 10, 2015

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Crave giveaway: Arccos Golf GPS performance-tracking system

Want to improve your golf game? This week's freebie combines software and sensors to gather data on your performance and deliver it to your iPhone instantly.

By April 3, 2015