FTC loosens guidelines to let kids use voice commands
"Alexa, we won't take legal action."
Uber agrees to 20 years of user privacy audits in FTC settlement
It's accused of doing too little to stop abuse of customer data.
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.
Democrats aren't backing down on internet data privacy
But a lot of these moves may simply be symbolic.
Trump signs bill rolling back FCC privacy rules for ISPs
The EFF argues that this move leaves customers without a federal agency to protect them in this space.
US House votes to let ISPs sell your browser history
Congress has passed a resolution rolling back the FCC's privacy rules.
FCC puts its broadband privacy rules on ice
This buys time to work on a common rule set for everyone.
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.