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Amazon to begin offering Sunday delivery option for purchases

First in line for the Sunday option, free to Prime members, will be LA and New York. And -- what's this? -- deliveries will be handled by the US Postal Service.

By Nov. 10, 2013

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Apple to refund millions for in-app purchases

The electronics giant reaches a settlement with the FTC, Google helps conserve data on your smartphone, and the NSA is spying using radio waves.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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Apple to refund unauthorized in-app purchases

It's welcome news for parents with app-happy kids. Apple agrees to comply with a Federal Trade Commission order requiring the tech company to issue at least $32.5 million in reimbursements for in-app purchases made by kids without parental consent.

By Jan. 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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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 Feb. 3, 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 Jan. 15, 2014

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Pinterest purchases image-recognition company to improve search

The company has pinned down the assets of VisualGraph and is starting a new visual-discovery team.

By Jan. 6, 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