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NEW YORK— The Federal Trade Commission is suing Amazon over charges that the company has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases, according to a complaint filed Thursday in federal court. When it introduced in-app charges in 2011, a password was not required to make any purchase, from 99 cents to $99.
LOS ANGELES— Amazon says that it is prepared to go to court against the Federal Trade Commission to defend itself against charges that it has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases.
LOS ANGELES— Amazon said Wednesday that it is prepared to go to court against the Federal Trade Commission to defend itself against charges that it has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases.
LOS ANGELES, July 1- Rupert Murdoch jets into Idaho's Sun Valley next week for the year's most exclusive tech and media industry gathering, armed with both the money and the appetite for a major deal.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 29- Apple Inc, Facebook Inc and other prominent Silicon Valley technology companies flew the flag for gay rights at the San Francisco Pride Festival on Sunday as they sought to boost morale among employees and reflect a corporate culture of diversity.
BOSTON, June 17- Apple Inc, criticized in the past for greenhouse gas emissions, use of toxic materials and the hiring of underage workers, has improved its practices and earned better scores from groups such as Greenpeace. That's good news for environmentally-aware mutual funds that hold Apple for another big reason- it makes money.
DUBLIN, June 10- The European Commission will launch a formal investigation on Wednesday into Apple Inc's tax arrangements in Ireland, Irish state broadcaster RTE reported, without naming its source.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 6- Apple Inc is preparing to sell its first wearable device this October, aiming to produce 3 million to 5 million smartwatches a month in its initial run, the Nikkei reported on Friday, citing an unidentified parts supplier and sources familiar with the matter.
Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, discusses Apple's cloud platform and music strategy. Apple is behaving like Microsoft and treating the cloud like an accessory, McNamee says.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 2- Apple Inc on Monday took the wraps off mobile applications that pool and analyze health and home data, kicking off an annual developers' conference lacking in big surprises, despite hopes the iPhone maker would offer a glimpse into its secretive pipeline of products.
Discussing Apple's strategy and how the media and consumers critique the tech giant, with John Malloy, BlueRun Ventures co-founder, and Robert Luna, SureVest Wealth Management CEO & CIO.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 2- Apple Inc took the wraps off a mobile application that can collect and analyze users' health data, part of a suite of new features outlined for its computing and mobile software, at its annual developers' conference on Monday.
A close look at the action in Apple's stock compared to the entire tech sector, with Matt McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor principal and portfolio manager.
Apple's Craig Federighi announced iMessage now has an optional self-destruct feature. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the update from WWDC.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on updates from Apple's WWDC, and shares video of the call made by Craig Federighi to Dr. Dre.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 2- Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, opening the iPhone maker's annual developers' conference on Monday, said the iPhone maker has sold more than 800 million mobile devices. Some 130 million customers bought their first Apple mobile device in the past 12 months, Cook said.
Discussing news out of Apple's WWDC, and how to view the stock now, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial senior tech analyst, and Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code senior editor.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla discusses the action at Apple's 2014 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. Craig Federighi gave Dr. Dre a call.
Apple's new operating system Yosemite will be powered by Bing, instead of Google, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla. Jim Cramer and Jon Fortt provide perspective.
Apple's Craig Federighi announces the company's next operating system Yosemite.