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Submission + - UK Gov to Investigate 'Aggressive' In-app Purchases (paritynews.com)

hypnosec writes: The UK Government will be examining whether free to download apps are putting unfair pressure on kids to pay up for additional content within the game through in-app purchases. Office of Fair Trading (OFT), UK, will be carrying out the investigation of games that include ‘commercially aggressive’ in-app purchases after a number of cases have been reported whereby parents have incurred huge bills after their kids have spent huge amounts on in-app purchases.
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UK Gov to Investigate 'Aggressive' In-app Purchases

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