Electronista

Mobile News   iPad apps  
updated 07:02 PM EDT 09.26.13
UK regulator blasts child-focused in-app purchases in report
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT), a regulator in the United Kingdom, has asked app developers not to create products for children that heavily encourages in-app purchases. The report, stemming from an investigation that commenced in April, lists eight principles that developers should follow to avoid pressuring younger users into making such purchases.