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.
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.
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.
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.
The promotion is available until July 5 and gives you unlimited streaming of Google's subscription music service for six months.
Samsung has announced that customers who buy one of their curved HU9000 4K televisions will receive eight free 4K movies including World War z.
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.
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.
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.
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.