Purchases


Material and Experiential Purchases can Bring Happiness

Material and Experiential Purchases can Bring Happiness

Researchers found out that the two types of purchases lead to happiness among humans for an extended periods depending on how t...

Dec 22 2015, 8:11am CST

Kanye West, Here is How to Disable In-App Purchases

Kanye West, Here is How to Disable In-App Purchases

It is good to see that someone like Kanye West struggles with issues raising kids like every other parent....

Oct 10 2015, 1:50am CDT

Purchases on Google Lets You Shop Directly from Mobile Search Results

Purchases on Google Lets You Shop Directly from Mobile Search Results

It's finally here. Google's new feature lets users shop directly from search results....

Jul 15 2015, 11:41am CDT

App Store features Great Games With No In-App Purchases on Front Page

App Store features Great Games With No In-App Purchases on Front Page

Apple has finally decided to provide relief to its users by providing games with no in-app purchases....

Feb 13 2015, 6:31am CST

Xbox One's August update adds mobile purchases, 3D Blu-ray support

Xbox One's August update adds mobile purchases, 3D Blu-ray support

Microsoft's games console plays catch-up with Sony's PS4...

Aug 20 2014, 4:16am CDT

China refutes claim of government ban on Apple purchases

China refutes claim of government ban on Apple purchases

Government website continues to sell Apple products...

Aug 10 2014, 2:38pm CDT

Apple responds to European Commission statement regarding in-app purchases

Apple responds to European Commission statement regarding in-app purchases

While Apple spent $32 billion in January to refund clueless customers about in-app purchases, the executive body of the Europea...

Jul 19 2014, 5:17am CDT

Google will stop using the term "free" on games with in-app purchases

Google will stop using the term "free" on games with in-app purchases

By September 2014, Google will stop using the term "free" for all games containing in-app purchases....

Jul 19 2014, 1:17am CDT

Best Credit Cards of 2014

Best Credit Cards for Daily Purchases

The best credit cards of 2014 can be counted on the fingertips of one hand. And they are meant for money-conscious consumers wh...

Mar 25 2014, 6:38am CDT

UK Office of Fair Trading publishes rules for in-game purchases

UK Office of Fair Trading publishes rules for in-game purchases

Rules want to force devs to be more honest about game ads and charges...

Jan 30 2014, 11:14am CST

Best Credit Cards for Purchases Made in 2014

Best Credit Cards for Purchases Made in 2014

Credit cards have been called smart money. Maybe they are an evolution of how mankind handles cash. Instead of the unwieldy bun...

Jan 21 2014, 6:48am CST

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Apple agrees to refund $32.5M for kids' purchases

Apple to refund $32.5M to parents who say they unwittingly OK'd purchases during kids' games WASHINGTON (AP) — Pl...

Jan 16 2014, 2:36am CST

Apple Refund of $32.5 Million for Unauthorized Kids' App Purchases

Apple to Refund $32.5 Million for Unauthorized App Purchases by Kids

Apple has been forced to cough up some cash due to negligence on its part. A refund of $32.5 million will be made to customers...

Jan 16 2014, 2:00am CST

Apple agrees to refund app store purchases totaling $32.5 million

Apple agrees to refund app store purchases totaling $32.5 million

Instead of fighting what could be a long and tiresome legal battle against the Federal Trade Commission, Apple raised the white...

Jan 15 2014, 9:20pm CST

Apple And FTC Reach Agreement About Children's App Purchases

Apple And FTC Reach Agreement About Children's App Purchases

The Federal Trade Commission announced that it has entered into a consent decree with Apple regarding alleged charges that Appl...

Jan 15 2014, 12:01pm CST

Yahoo Purchases Predictive Computing Pioneers Aviate And Their Android Launcher

Yahoo Purchases Predictive Computing Pioneers Aviate And Their Android Launcher

Taking to the floor at CES today Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced the acquisition of Aviate. While many people will be wonderi...

Jan 7 2014, 7:46pm CST

I4U news

Paid Apps Having A Bad Time, Almost All Revenue Is From In App Purchases In Free Apps

This is an interesting little set of numbers from the app analytics company Distimo. It appears that the paid apps market is on...

Dec 30 2013, 10:01am CST

Tech and Clothing to Top Black Friday Purchases

Tech and Clothing to Top Black Friday Purchases

Thanksgiving weekend has arrived. Today is the Thanksgiving day in US and tomorrow is the Black Friday. There are certain objec...

Nov 28 2013, 4:39am CST

Comcast Launches Xfinity TV Store with On Demand Purchases iOS and Android App

Comcast Launches Xfinity TV Store for On Demand Purchases

Comcast has launched its Xfinity On-Demand TV Store for its American user base to purchase movies and TV shows via their set-to...

Nov 20 2013, 8:13am CST

Amazon Allows Independent Bookstores to Sell Kindle Devices and Earn 10% of Future Book Purchases

Amazon Allows Independent Bookstores to Sell Kindle Devices and Earn 10% of Future Book Purchases

Maybe Amazon isn't out to put small bookstores out of business after all...

Nov 6 2013, 10:57am CST

Apple sending out emails to settle in-app purchases complaints

Apple sending out emails to settle in-app purchases complaints

Getting charged for in-app purchases without you knowing it is very frustrating. Although in-app purchases can be great, gettin...

Jun 24 2013, 2:19am CDT

Google Purchases Waze

Google Purchases Waze

Google had its eyes set on the Israeli site Waze and now it has finally bought it. The tech giant purchased the rights to the s...

Jun 12 2013, 6:30am CDT

Real Racing 3 to Be Supported by in-Game Purchases

Real Racing 3 to Be Supported by in-Game Purchases

Is free-to-play better for gamers?...

Feb 12 2013, 12:42pm CST

Best Buy offers $25 Off on Purchases $250 or More with Store Pickup Again

Best Buy offers $25 Off on Purchases $250 or More with Store Pickup Again

Best Buy brings back a Cyber Monday promotion. You can save $25 when you pick up your order of $250 or more in a Best Buy store...

Dec 6 2012, 6:00am CST

Best Buy Cyber Monday Sale offers $25 Off on Purchases $250 or More with Store Pickup

Best Buy Cyber Monday Sale offers $25 Off on Purchases $250 or More with Store Pickup

The Best Buy Cyber Monday sale started on Sunday and will be a 2-Day event. See below the top Best Buy Cyber Monday 2012 deals....

Nov 25 2012, 5:09am CST

Plan your Black Friday 2012 Purchases with Black Friday Mart Now

Plan your Black Friday 2012 Purchases with Black Friday Mart Now

Our Black Friday Mart, the one-stop-shop for all Black Friday deals now has all deals of the major Black Friday 2012 ads avail...

Nov 21 2012, 4:59pm CST

In-app Purchases: How Developers Are Making the Sale

In-app Purchases: How Developers Are Making the Sale

An in-depth guide on how to make in app purchases work....

Jul 13 2012, 8:22am CDT

Apple increased Memory Chip Purchases from Japan to lower Samsung Dependency

Supply Chain rumors say that Apple orders new more memory chips from Toshiba and Elpida Memory....

Sep 22 2011, 4:17am CDT

The Lodsys Letter: A Halt For In-App Purchases?

The Lodsys Letter: A Halt For In-App Purchases?

How The Latest Legal Spat Effects You...

May 23 2011, 4:05pm CDT

Android Market Web Store is Now Live, In-App Purchases Coming

Android Market Web Store is Now Live, In-App Purchases Coming

"Automagically" is the worst word ever....

Feb 2 2011, 12:54pm CST

Dell Financial Services coupons: 31% off all purchases sitewide

Dell Financial Services coupons: 31% off all purchases sitewide

Today only, Dell Financial Services knocks 31% off all factory-refurbished and off-lease Dell notebooks, desktops, monitors, or...

Oct 31 2010, 4:07pm CDT

Dell Financial Services coupons: 30% off all purchases sitewide

Dell Financial Services coupons: 30% off all purchases sitewide

Today only, Dell Financial Services knocks 30% off all factory-refurbished and off-lease Dell notebooks, desktops, monitors, or...

Oct 3 2010, 2:35pm CDT

Edhance lets Student save 4% on Apple iTunes purchases and 3% on Apple Products

Edhance lets Student save 4% on Apple iTunes purchases and 3% on Apple Products

Only for enrolled college students....

Sep 21 2010, 10:32am CDT

Free Sony Reader with select Dell Computer Purchases

Free Sony Reader with select Dell Computer Purchases

Dell has a new deal starting today that gets you a free Sony Reader Pocket Edition eBook reader with select Dell systems. The...

Mar 31 2010, 4:46am CDT

Nokia Purchases Music Distributor, Aims For Mobile Music Dominance

Nokia Purchases Music Distributor, Aims For Mobile Music Dominance

Nokia recently announced that they have acquired LoudEye, a digital music distribution company, for $60 million. It comes as o...

Aug 9 2006, 7:00am CDT