Stuff I Didn’t Post Yet: Apple Does iOS Social Game Devs a Solid

http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/33469/Apple_Closes_InGame_Transactions_iOS_Loophole_Affecting_F2P_Games.php?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GamasutraNews+%28Gamasutra+News%29

After months of debating the moral implications of children having access to in-app purchases on iOS devices, Apple has finally “plugged the hole” by requiring a password for the very first in-app purchase in any application.

This was, of course, a concern after social games for iOS started becoming a more and more attractive activity for children to indulge in, as well as adults.

This new feature should be available as of the 4.3 update.

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