1323 Results for

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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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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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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​Amazon to fight FTC on fines for kids' in-app purchases

Regulatory body wants e-commerce giant to agree to fines, policy changes related to children buying items in apps when logged in with parent's account.

By July 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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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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Piper DIY security systems now available for purchase

Blacksumac's previously preorderable Piper all-in-one home security system is now widely available for sale in the United States.

By January 21, 2014

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Apple to refund at least $32.5M for kids' in-app purchases

As part of an agreement with the FTC, Apple also must change its billing practices to require consent from consumers before charging them for in-app purchases.

By January 15, 2014

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Game on, Sony: Buy an Xbox One, get any game free

Sony might be leading the console market, but Microsoft's free game offer with the purchase of a new Xbox One could make a difference.

By September 4, 2014