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Parents Beware: App Store Makes Children More Expensive

Google is being sued by parents whose kids are incurring charges for games like “Marvel Run Jump Smash!” that appear to be inexpensive on “Google Play,” but that have obligatory in-game expenses.

The parents have a point–how are they supposed to know “Marvel Run Jump Smash” will cost them so much money in the long run–it’s not like Marvel has a massive entertainment and merchandising empire. Oh wait.

Parents Beware: App Store Makes Children More Expensive

Google is being sued by parents whose kids are incurring charges for games like “Marvel Run Jump Smash!” that appear to be inexpensive on “Google Play,” but that have obligatory in-game expenses.

The parents have a point–how are they supposed to know “Marvel Run Jump Smash” will cost them so much money in the long run–it’s not like Marvel has a massive entertainment and merchandising empire. Oh wait.

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