In app purchases

08.26.13
The power of free-to-play app pricing
08.26.13

The power of free-to-play app pricing

"Free-to-play." For mobile gamers, those simple three words (often abbreviated as FTP) have a host...

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08.20.13
Study: freemium gamers say in-app purchases are worth it
08.20.13

Study: freemium gamers say in-app purchases are worth it

In-app purchases (IAPs) have gotten a lot of bad press over the past year. It seems like it's ever...

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06.24.13
Apple notifies iTunes users of In App Purchase settlement
06.24.13

Apple notifies iTunes users of In App Purchase settlement

Today I woke to an email from Apple's "In-App Purchase Litigation Administrator." The email inform...

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03.27.13
Dear parents, it's not Apple's In-App Purchase problem, it's yours
03.27.13

Dear parents, it's not Apple's In-App Purchase problem, it's yours

Dear parents, Week after week we see articles about someone's child racking up thousands of d...

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03.25.13
Nook getting in-app purchasing 'soon,' B&N promises 'thousands' of top apps
03.25.13

Nook getting in-app purchasing 'soon,' B&N promises 'thousands' of top apps

Sure Barnes & Noble's already promising you the ability to download the "most popular and best...

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07.13.12
Russian hacker circumvents iOS in-app purchases
07.13.12

Russian hacker circumvents iOS in-app purchases

This is why we can't have nice things. A Russian hacker who goes by ZonD80 has published a way...

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06.20.12
Windows Phone 8 will finally deliver in-app purchases
06.20.12

Windows Phone 8 will finally deliver in-app purchases

Everyone else already does it, so it was about time that Microsoft jumped on the in-app purchasing...

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06.07.12
Facebook smooths the way for carrier billing on in-app purchases
06.07.12

Facebook smooths the way for carrier billing on in-app purchases

Facebook has known for some time now that its app-monetization process was more SucksVille, than F...

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07.22.11
Lodsys adds Rovio, Atari, EA and others to patent suit, makes birds even angrier
07.22.11

Lodsys adds Rovio, Atari, EA and others to patent suit, makes birds even angrier

If you thought Lodsys was done making a spectacle of itself and dragging app developers to court,...

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