Apple updates the app store to prevent subscription scams

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Apple is making it harder to accidentally pay for an app subscription on iOS. Now, the firm has added an extra modal dialogue to ensure users know exactly what they’re signing up for.

The new modal will let you know that a service simply isn’t a one-off, and that you’ll need to cancel it from the Settings app if you’re not fully onboard with recurring payments.

It is often far too easy to be tricked into paying for a subscription you don’t need, and an extra “are you sure?” might be just what one needs to be jolted awake,

Via: The Verge

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