Purchases

08.19.13
WildStar announces business model and new 2014 release window
08.19.13

WildStar announces business model and new 2014 release window

There are players out there right now who would happily spend money on WildStar but don't know how...

By E. Lefebvre,   08.19.13
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08.04.13
The Daily Grind: What have you purchased in-game lately?
08.04.13

The Daily Grind: What have you purchased in-game lately?

I'm always fascinated with gamers' spending habits. Some of us have plenty of disposable income to...

By J. Olivetti,   08.04.13
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07.23.13
The Daily Grind: Did you buy any MMOs on Steam this year?
07.23.13

The Daily Grind: Did you buy any MMOs on Steam this year?

You spent a bunch of money on Steam's summer sale. It's all right; you don't have to deny it. We di...

By E. Lefebvre,   07.23.13
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05.30.13
Threadflip redesigns, seeing 20% of purchases made through mobile app
05.30.13

Threadflip redesigns, seeing 20% of purchases made through mobile app

Threadflip is an app where users can buy, sell and discover various clothing and other fashion i...

By M. Schramm,   05.30.13
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04.22.13
Kids' iPad magazine Timbuktu rethinks in-app purchasing model
04.22.13

Kids' iPad magazine Timbuktu rethinks in-app purchasing model

Timbuktu is an iPad magazine meant for children, and as our friends over at TechCrunch have not...

By M. Schramm,   04.22.13
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01.23.13
Gartner report finds Samsung topped Apple as biggest chip buyer in 2012
01.23.13

Gartner report finds Samsung topped Apple as biggest chip buyer in 2012

They were neck and neck in 2011, spending 18.6 and 18.8 billion on semiconductors worldwide, but a...

By D. Melanson,   01.23.13
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09.26.12
Google Play hits 25 billion app downloads, holds celebratory yard sale with $0.25 games
09.26.12

Google Play hits 25 billion app downloads, holds celebratory yard sale with $0.25 games

Google Play crossed a rather significant milestone this morning: something to the tune of 25 billi...

By Z. Lutz,   09.26.12
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09.05.12
Google patents buyer-specific price drops for follow-up sales, can tell if you're a cheapskate
09.05.12

Google patents buyer-specific price drops for follow-up sales, can tell if you're a cheapskate

Ever been tempted to rent a movie again, but thought the price was just a little too dear? Google...

By J. Fingas,   09.05.12
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08.07.12
Apple lands patent for NFC-ready shopping app, could make impulse spending an iPhone tap away
08.07.12

Apple lands patent for NFC-ready shopping app, could make impulse spending an iPhone tap away

Apple has been filing more than its fair share of NFC-related patents, but it was just granted wha...

By J. Fingas,   08.07.12
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