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Apple to refund millions for kids’ ‘in-app’ purchases – USA TODAY

USA TODAYApple is in hot water over what are dubbed as “in-app” purchases. Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission announced that Apple will pay back roughly $32.5 million to users for unauthorized purchases. Loading… Post to Facebook. Apple to refund …Apple coughs up £19.8m for unathorised in-app payments made by kidsITProPortalApple will cough up $32.5m to […]

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FTC says Apple will pay at least $32.5 million over in-app purchases – Washington Post

Washington PostThe federal government on Wednesday said Apple has agreed to pay at least $32.5 million in refunds to parents who didn’t authorize hefty purchases racked up by their children on their iPhones and iPads. The Federal Trade Commission’s settlement with …Apple to refund $32.5M for kids buying appsTheDay.comApple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids’ […]

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Kid clicks cost Apple – Washington Post

Washington PostJanuary 16, 2014 3:40 AM EST — Apple will refund consumers at least $32.5 million – settling Federal Trade Commission charges about in-app purchases by kids without their parents’ consent. Edith Ramirez, FTC Chairwoman: SOUNDBITE: EDITH …Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids’ purchasesSalonApple to refund parents $32.5m for apps bought by childrenIrish TimesApple […]

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Apple Agrees To Pay $32.5 Mln To Settle FTC Complaint Over In-app Sales – RTT News

RTT NewsTechnology giant Apple Inc. (AAPL: Quote) has agreed to provide full refunds to consumers, paying at least $32.5 million, to settle a Federal Trade Commission complaint that the company billed consumers for millions of dollars of charges incurred by children …Apple to refund $36.5 million for children’s app purchasesSydney Morning HeraldNeed a Refund for […]

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Apple to Pay Back Parents of Children on App-Spending Sprees – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with Cook e-mail to employees in 11th paragraph.) Jan. 15 (Bloomberg) — Apple Inc. said it would refund at least $32.5 million to consumers to settle a U.S. Federal Trade Commission complaint that it billed for mobile application purchases made by …Apple coughs up 2 hours of sales to refund kids’ $32.5m […]

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BEASTED: Apple fined $666k in Taiwan for iPhone price meddling – Register

RegisterColossal shiny-gadget empire Apple has copped a festive shoeing from Taiwanese regulators, receiving a T$20 million (US$666,700) fine for attempting to the fix prices that could be charged for its iPhones sold on the island. The Taiwanese Fair Trade …Taiwan Fines Apple for iPhone Price-Plan MeddlingWall Street JournalFTC fines Apple Asia for setting iPhone pricesTaipei […]

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REFILE-Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission fines Apple for price restrictions – Reuters

ReutersBy Michael Gold. TAIPEI Dec 26 (Reuters) – Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC) fined Apple Inc $666,700 for restricting the prices charged by local telecom carriers for their iPhone contracts, the first time Apple has been fined for such practices.Apple fined $667K in Taiwan for fair trade violationZDNetApple Fined $670K By Taiwan’s FTC For Interfering […]

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Taiwan FTC fines Apple for seeking to manage retailers’ iPhone pricing – Apple Insider

Apple InsiderTaiwan’s Fair Trade Commission has slapped Apple with a $670,000 fine for interfering with mobile providers and handset retailers’ pricing. Taiwan FTC. The commission accused Apple of violating the nations Fair Trade Act by advising mobile carriers on …Apple Slapped With $667K Fine For Trying To Influence Taiwanese iPhone PricesTechCrunchTaiwan Fines Apple for iPhone […]

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Apple gets slapped by Taiwan’s trade commission over iPhone… – The Verge

The VergeApple has been fined 20 million New Taiwan dollars (roughly $667,000) over its alleged involvement in setting carrier plan pricing with the country’s local network operators, The Wall Street Journal reports. The country’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC) levied …Taiwan Fines Apple for iPhone Price-Plan MeddlingWall Street JournalApple slapped with $670000 fine in Taiwan for […]

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Data haul by Android Flashlight app ‘deceives’ millions – BBC News

BBC NewsTens of millions of Android users have been “deceived” by a developer who covertly gathered personal data, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said. GoldenShores Technologies took ID and location data from the millions using its Brightest Flashlight …Android Flashlight app rapped for leaking location informationInquirerBrightest Flashlight app on Android caught selling user data […]