Instagram is making it harder for users to be shills on the sly
Be on the lookout for posts that say "paid partnership".
Your favorite Insta celebs aren’t following FTC ad guidelines
The celebrities are misbehaving again.
Amazon refunds $70 million your kids accidentally spent in apps
Some basic parental controls would have saved a lot of headache.
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.
FTC cracks down on internet tech support scams
The agency is punishing fraudsters that rely on pop-ups to scare you.
Intel and Samsung back FTC lawsuit against Qualcomm
Rival chipmakers claim Qualcomm unfairly uses its patents to stay atop the mobile chip industry.
Instagram influencers fanned the flames of Fyre Festival hype
When shilling for an event goes wrong.
The federal courts have already given up on net neutrality
The FCC is about to change all the rules anyway.
FCC Chairman outlines his plan to gut net neutrality
Ajit Pai wants to do away with rules preventing throttling, blocking and paid prioritization.