Sunday, October 1, 2023

Parental Permission Needed

From BBC:

Parents in the US whose children purchased items in the popular game Fortnite without their permission will be able to claim a refund...

The US regulator accused the game of tricking players into making unintended purchases and breaching privacy.

Fortnite developer Epic Games agreed to pay $245m (£198m) in refunds in 2022.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has now begun the process of contacting 37 million people to alert them to the compensation.

Read more here.

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