Tag Archive: Parents

iOS dev pays off his parents’ mortgage for Christmas

Riding high on the success of his iPhone video editing app Videoshop, developer Joe Riquelme decided to splurge on his parents for Christmas. How much did he splurge? Let’s just say that he made every other kid on Earth look…Read more ›

Apple Wants To Refund Parents For All Those Smurfberries

Has your child bankrupted you in Smurfberries? Had a child who maxed out your credit card on in-app purchases? Good news. Apple is now writing to some iTunes account holders, telling them they may be liable for a refund. Here…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Settles Lawsuit With Parents Whose Kids Spent Too Much On In-App Purchases


Apple has finally settled a 2011 lawsuit with parents whose kids spent insane amounts of money on in-app purchases. A group of parents originally sued Apple after their kids raked up enormous iTunes bills on apps that were downloaded for free from the App Store.

Many apps use the ‘freemium’ model to bait users with a free download and then use in-app purchase to generate revenue. Most adults are good at  [Read More…]

Parents, Please Stop Naming You Babies After Apple Products

You got a brand new baby. Congratulations. Your baby is probably the greatest thing ever. It probably even smells like love. Being a parents is amazing. I mean, I don’t really know what it’s like, but I imagine it’s pretty cool to watch a little person come out of another person and then raise it into a full-grown human like yourself and teach it cool ninja moves and stuff.

Now that  [Read More…]

Fun Game: Youre An Orphan In Search of Your Biological Parents

The Keepers: Lost Progeny Every week Mac Games and More features a fun, casual game you can play over the weekend. This weeks selection has you on a mission to investigate your past and search for the parents you never knew. Note: This game is for mature audiences. Download it now   The Keepers: Lost ProgenyThe Keepers: Lost Progeny (hidden objects) Your goal in this shocking and absorbing hidden objects game  [Read More…]