Vizio tracked and sold your TV viewing habits without consent (updated)
And it will cost the company $2.2 million.
FTC tells Verizon 'supercookie' partner to give you an exit
Turn will have to let you opt out of its web tracking.
Ashley Madison settles charges over its massive data breach
The payout is small, but the reforms could make a big difference for the infidelity service.
Internet-connected toys accused of spying on kids
Complaints to regulators say that some toys collect the voices of children without permission.
FTC issues warning to apps covertly monitoring TV broadcasts
Advertising company Silverpush's back-end tech is allegedly compiling user data gleaned from ultrasonics.
Proposed privacy bill protects industry more than it does people
If the return of Frank Underwood stoked a thirst for real drama from the nation's capitol, perhaps...
Privacy advocates want the FTC to investigate Samsung's smart TVs
The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) wasn't convinced when Samsung explained that its...
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...