Google formalizes the in-app payment system on the Android Market

by bold-lichterman

Good news for Android mobile app developers.

Direct payment for content, services or updates is now possible from applications, no need to send users out to pay via their browser.

Google formalizes the in app payment system on the Android Market

Google therefore offers publishers an economical solution in every respect similar to the one already offered by Apple, up to the identical commission: 30% on each transaction.

The underlying idea is to help application developers to have more downloads by making applications free or inexpensive, therefore attractive, and then monetizing them on premium offers among others. Clearly, for theAndroid Market, to attract even more quality applications.

Find out more about in-app billing.