FTC loosens guidelines to let kids use voice commands
"Alexa, we won't take legal action."
Lawsuit claims Disney illegally collected data in kids apps
The suit names 42 apps that allegedly tracked and sold personal information.
US senator wants to make sure the FTC takes smart toys seriously
He wants to know if regulators are doing enough to protect kids' data.
Internet-connected toys accused of spying on kids
Complaints to regulators say that some toys collect the voices of children without permission.
Websites settle with New York over online child tracking
They'll have to rethink their sites after illegally scooping up personal data.
Google confirms that it's designing kid-friendly versions of its services
Those murmurs that Google was retooling its services for kids? Yep, they're real. The search giant...
Turns out TRUSTe isn't so trustworthy, settles FTC complaint
Spend enough time on the web and you're bound to come across TRUSTe's logo. It signifies that the...
Yelp settles with the FTC over claims it collected personal info from kids
The FTC is eager to crack down on any perceived online privacy violations, especially when they in...
Google's getting ready to open its web services to kids
13 is a big year in a young one's life: you've officially tip-toed into adolescence, your body sta...