In-app-purchases

09.07.14
Google to refund at least $19 million over in-app purchases
09.07.14

Google to refund at least $19 million over in-app purchases

If we were to face a complaint filed with the Federal Trade Commission, having a bunch of irritate...

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07.19.14
Google won't call games with in-app purchases 'free' anymore
07.19.14

Google won't call games with in-app purchases 'free' anymore

In an era where video games can be sold as "free-to-pay" and/or "freemium" products, it's important...

By S. Prell,   07.19.14
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07.18.14
Europe wants better safeguards on in-app iOS purchases
07.18.14

Europe wants better safeguards on in-app iOS purchases

It appears the European Commission isn't thrilled with Apple's slow movement to provide more safegu...

By M. Suszek,   07.18.14
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07.10.14
FTC sues Amazon over in-app purchase practices
07.10.14

FTC sues Amazon over in-app purchase practices

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has sued online retailer Amazon for refusing to change its framew...

By Danny Cowan,   07.10.14
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07.04.14
Amazon fighting FTC's demands over in-app purchases
07.04.14

Amazon fighting FTC's demands over in-app purchases

Amazon has denied a Federal Trade Commission request to restrict add-on purchases made within its m...

By Danny Cowan,   07.04.14
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03.28.14
Report: Freemium leads the charge among mobile devs, in-app ads on the rise
03.28.14

Report: Freemium leads the charge among mobile devs, in-app ads on the rise

The "freemium" revenue model is currently the top monetization strategy for mobile developers, but...

By Danny Cowan,   03.28.14
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01.15.14
Apple settles with FTC, agrees to pay out $32.5 million to customers in IAP suit
01.15.14

Apple settles with FTC, agrees to pay out $32.5 million to customers in IAP suit

Apple has agreed to issue more than $32.5 million in refunds to iTunes App Store customers who incu...

By Danny Cowan,   01.15.14
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04.12.13
UK government investigating in-app purchase pressure on children
04.12.13

UK government investigating in-app purchase pressure on children

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT), which handles consumer protection in the UK, announced it's revie...

By Sinan Kubba,   04.12.13
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09.24.12
Demons' Score in-app purchases create regional pricing disparity
09.24.12

Demons' Score in-app purchases create regional pricing disparity

Demons' Score, Square Enix's iOS rhythm-combat game, charges North American and European players fa...

By Sinan Kubba,   09.24.12
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