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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 Jul. 9, 2014

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Roku beats Apple TV -- again -- on usage, purchases

Roku is No. 1 for set-top-box purchases and usage, and the gulf between it and No. 2 Apple is widening, a study says -- but opportunity may rouse the sleeping giant.

By Jul. 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 Jul. 2, 2014

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Beats hit some high notes, but the purchase doesn't measure up

Apple gained a number of asets when it acquired Beats, but there's little there that the company couldn't have built itself or acquired less expensively.

By May. 30, 2014

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Sonos offers 6 months of Google Play Music with purchase of any player

The promotion is available until July 5 and gives you unlimited streaming of Google's subscription music service for six months.

By May. 28, 2014

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Samsung offers free 4K movies with HU9000 purchase

Samsung has announced that customers who buy one of their curved HU9000 4K televisions will receive eight free 4K movies including World War z.

By Apr. 28, 2014

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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 Mar. 15, 2014

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How to disable or limit in-app purchases in iOS

You can turn off in-app purchases entirely or put the kibosh on the 15-minute grace period by requiring a password for every purchase.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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iOS 7.1 warns you about in-app purchase window

After a recent settlement with the FTC, Apple's iOS 7.1 offers up a warning message about its 15-minute window for in-app purchases.

By Mar. 12, 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 Mar. 11, 2014