South Korea's Fair Trade Commission has forced the app stores to remove non-refundable clauses --and hopes the policy will become a benchmark for other countries.
Want to get a refund for an app after the initial 15 minutes have passed? Google is now processing some refunds for developers.
The company is providing refunds through its online store in less than a week, compared with 10 days previously.
Virgin Mobile has been forced to apologise to its customers after a network outage knocked out its voice, data and SMS services.
Echoing some people's disappointment with Oculus, a game called Terribands reassures those who might worry it will sell out for a fortune. On the other hand, it also admits it's "a terrible game with a terrible name."
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.
The electronics giant reaches a settlement with the FTC, Google helps conserve data on your smartphone, and the NSA is spying using radio waves.
Apple is refunding in-app purchases, Google is helping you conserve data on your smartphone, and the NSA is spying using radio waves.
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.
You won't find it spelled out on its site, but Amazon offers price protection against its own price fluctuations.