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The Federal Trade Commission Thursday sued Amazon contending that the online giant let children purchase in-app games without the knowledge of their parents.

In 2012, Amazon began requiring a password to okay in-app purchases. What they did not tell consumers is that entering a password opens a window of 15 minutes. During that time, kids can buy games, galore.

http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/ftc_sues_amazon_says_it_let_kids_buy_apps_that_ran_up_big_bill_for_parents/

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