Federal trade commission

07.10.14
The FTC is taking Amazon to court over its in-app purchase policies
07.10.14

The FTC is taking Amazon to court over its in-app purchase policies

Earlier this summer, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) warned Amazon that if it didn't adopt a mo...

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07.02.14
Amazon refuses to bend to the FTC's demands over in-app purchases
07.02.14

Amazon refuses to bend to the FTC's demands over in-app purchases

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) wants Amazon to update some of its policies regarding in-app pu...

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12.06.12
FTC calls Motorola's bid for Apple product injunction 'inappropriate'
12.06.12

FTC calls Motorola's bid for Apple product injunction 'inappropriate'

On December 5, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) stated in a filed brief that it felt a previo...

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10.19.12
FTC offers $50,000 prize for stopping illegal robocalls, we could have used this a few months ago
10.19.12

FTC offers $50,000 prize for stopping illegal robocalls, we could have used this a few months ago

Robocalling is considered a plague in the modern phone world, especially during an election year -...

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08.22.12
FTC closes investigation into Facebook's buyout of Instagram, filtered photo fans rejoice
08.22.12

FTC closes investigation into Facebook's buyout of Instagram, filtered photo fans rejoice

While the financials for Mark Zuckerberg and his minions hasn't been the best of late, Facebook go...

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08.13.12
FTC considering new settlement process so companies can't deny wrongdoing
08.13.12

FTC considering new settlement process so companies can't deny wrongdoing

Google recently paid the FTC $22.5 million and Facebook was ordered by the commission to change the...

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08.10.12
FTC and Facebook settle privacy dispute, skip the fine
08.10.12

FTC and Facebook settle privacy dispute, skip the fine

Well, Mark Zuckerberg is finally trying to make things right after admitting to a "bunch of mistak...

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08.09.12
Google to pay $22.5 million to settle FTC charges over tracking cookies in Apple's Safari browser
08.09.12

Google to pay $22.5 million to settle FTC charges over tracking cookies in Apple's Safari browser

Google has agreed to pay a $22.5 million penalty to settle its dispute with the FTC, over the comp...

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07.10.12
Google could pay $22.5M fine for violating Apple users' privacy
07.10.12

Google could pay $22.5M fine for violating Apple users' privacy

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is on the verge of fining Google for the record amount...

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