Slashdot Items Tagged "ftc"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:37PM FCC Explains How Net Neutrality Will Be Protected Without Net Neutrality Rules
Monday December 04, 2017 @04:26PM FCC Won't Delay Vote, Says Net Neutrality Supporters Are 'Desperate'
Thursday September 21, 2017 @12:44PM Judge Kills FTC Lawsuit Against D-Link for Flimsy Security
Thursday September 14, 2017 @09:30AM In a Highly Unusual Move, FTC Confirms It Is Investigating Equifax
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @12:14PM Lenovo Won't Pay a Fine For Preinstalling Superfish Adware
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @04:01PM FTC Approves Amazon's Acquisition of Whole Foods
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:52PM FTC Probing Allegations of Amazon's Deceptive Discounting
Monday July 10, 2017 @12:52PM Company Accused of Selling User Data Shuts Down After $104 Million Settlement
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @07:22PM Broadcom Gets Green Light From Feds To Buy San Jose's Brocade For $5.9 billion
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @12:05AM Senate Republicans Introduce Anti-Net Neutrality Legislation
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:48PM Amazon Will Refund Millions of Unauthorized In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Monday February 06, 2017 @01:35PM Vizio Settles With FTC, Will Pay $2.2 Million and Delete User Data
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:42PM FTC Takes D-Link To Court Citing Lax Product Security, Privacy Perils
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:27PM AT&T To Cough Up $88 Million For 'Cramming' Mobile Customer Bills
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:00PM The US Government is Finally Telling People that Homeopathy is a Sham
Monday October 17, 2016 @02:02PM FTC Says It May Be Unable To Regulate Comcast, Google, and Verizon
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:19PM US Appeals Court Dismisses AT&T Data Throttling Lawsuit
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:05AM Facebook's WhatsApp Data Gambit Faces Federal Privacy Complaint
Monday August 08, 2016 @09:19PM EFF Asks FTC To Demand 'Truth In Labeling' For DRM
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:23AM Frequent Password Changes Are the Enemy Of Security, FTC Technologist Says
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:57PM Advertiser That Tracked Around 100M Phone Users Without Consent Pays $950,000
Friday June 03, 2016 @04:16PM FTC Has Serious Concerns About IoT Security and Privacy
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @10:55AM Federal Judge Rules Amazon Must Refund Parents Duped By In-App Purchases
Monday March 28, 2016 @03:15PM Dell Sells IT Services Unit For $3 Billion
Saturday March 26, 2016 @12:27PM Canada and USA Feds Unite To Fight Spammers and Telemarketers
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:13PM FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code
Monday March 14, 2016 @04:38PM AT&T Defeats Class Action In Unlimited Data Throttling Case
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @03:10PM FTC Demands Info From PCI Auditors On Breached Companies' Compliance
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:38AM FTC Forces Asus To Improve Router Security
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @08:42AM FTC Accuses LifeLock of False Advertising Again
Sunday July 12, 2015 @08:36AM FTC Officials Looking Into Apple's Streaming Business Model, Say Sources
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:56AM FTC Recommends Conditions For Sale of RadioShack Customer Data
Thursday April 09, 2015 @01:17PM FTC Creates Office Dedicated To "Algorithmic Transparency"
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @07:38AM Consumer Groups Bemoan Google's "Deceptive" Ads for Kids In FTC Complaint
Saturday March 07, 2015 @11:57AM FTC Announces $50k In Prizes For Robocaller Trap Software
Saturday January 31, 2015 @06:27PM How One Small Company Blocked 15.1 Million Robocalls Last Year
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @12:59PM FTC Sues AT&T For Throttling 'Unlimited' Data Plan Customers Up To 90%
Saturday July 05, 2014 @12:51PM Amazon Fighting FTC Over In-App Purchases Fine
Thursday May 08, 2014 @04:39PM Take a Picture: Snapchat Settles With FTC Over "Dissapearing" Claims
Wednesday January 15, 2014 @08:36AM Notorious Patent Troll Sues Federal Trade Commission
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:38AM Patent Trolls Getting the Attention of the Feds
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @11:38AM FTC Chairwoman Speaks On Growing US Patent Problem
Friday June 28, 2013 @07:01PM FTC Wins Huge $7.5 Million Penalty Against "Do Not Call" List Violator
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @07:44AM Why Google's Display Ad Business Drew FTC Antitrust Probe
Tuesday March 19, 2013 @12:23PM Stricter COPPA laws coming in July
Monday March 11, 2013 @01:47AM FTC Goes after Text-Message Spammers
Saturday February 23, 2013 @07:04PM FTC to HTC: Patch Vulnerabilities On Smartphones and Tablets
Thursday January 03, 2013 @02:17PM Google, FTC Settle Antitrust Case
Saturday December 29, 2012 @02:43PM Data Brokers, Gun Owners, and Consumer Privacy
Thursday November 01, 2012 @12:04PM FTC Whacks "Rachel From Card Holder Services"
Thursday October 04, 2012 @02:19PM Recording of Recently Shut-Down Telemarketers In Action
Wednesday October 03, 2012 @12:43PM Regulators smash global phone tech support scam operation
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @07:25AM FTC And PC Rental Companies Settle In Spying On Users Case
Thursday September 20, 2012 @03:20PM Changes To a Kids' Privacy Law Would Put Burden On Plugin Developers
Thursday August 09, 2012 @01:19PM Google Smacked With $22.5M Fine Over Safari Privacy Violation
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @11:38AM FTC To Revisit Robocall Menace
Friday June 29, 2012 @08:03AM Lone Grad Student Scooped the Government
Thursday May 10, 2012 @10:48AM Complaint Challenges Univ. of Hawaii Email Partnership Wth Google
Thursday March 08, 2012 @11:55AM Publishers Warned On Ebook Prices
Monday February 20, 2012 @12:15AM FTC Hacked, Defaced and data leaked by #Anonymous in the name of #antisec
Monday January 09, 2012 @08:25AM Facebook Responds to EPIC FTC Timeline Complaint
Wednesday December 21, 2011 @08:56AM Senators Recommend FTC Perform Antitrust Investigation Of Google
Sunday October 02, 2011 @03:36PM Privacy Groups Ask FTC For Facebook Investigation
Monday September 05, 2011 @04:20PM Do Celebrity Endorsements on Google+ Require Disclosure?
Saturday June 18, 2011 @05:11PM comments for FTC patents workshop
Thursday April 21, 2011 @11:58AM FTC: "Video Game Self Regulation Works"
Tuesday April 05, 2011 @01:30PM Barbarians at the Moat: Google's Struggle Against
Sunday March 20, 2011 @02:19PM AT&T To Acquire T-Mobile From Deutsche Telekom
Wednesday November 10, 2010 @12:11PM Critics Call For Probe Into Google Government Ties
Friday November 05, 2010 @06:52PM Despite FTC Settlement, Intel Can Ship Oak Trail Without PCIe
Thursday November 04, 2010 @02:09PM FTC Taps Ed Felten As First Chief Technologist
Wednesday October 27, 2010 @11:41AM FTC ends probe of Google StreetView privacy breach
Wednesday October 06, 2010 @12:08PM FTC: an inconvenient truth in eco claims
Thursday August 26, 2010 @07:29PM FTC strikes blow against astroturfing
Wednesday August 04, 2010 @12:42PM FTC Introduces New Orders For Intel; No Bundling
Friday July 02, 2010 @05:22PM Google Acquires ITA Software, Regulators May Balk
Thursday June 24, 2010 @05:50PM Twitter To Establish Information Security Program
Tuesday June 22, 2010 @07:22PM White House Cracks Down On Piracy & Counterfeiting
Thursday June 17, 2010 @06:02PM FCC Vote Marks Effort To Take Greater Control of the Web
Thursday June 10, 2010 @11:51AM FTC Bombs Massive Robocall Operation
Sunday June 06, 2010 @10:03AM Restraining Order On Commercial Spyware Lifted
Saturday June 05, 2010 @08:48AM Restraining order on CyberSpy lifted
Thursday June 03, 2010 @12:43PM FTC Staff Discuss a Tax on Electronics To Support the News Business
Wednesday June 02, 2010 @01:50AM Congressman Steps Up Pressure On Google, Facebook
Tuesday June 01, 2010 @02:05PM FTC Delays Identity Theft Rule Yet Again
Friday May 28, 2010 @05:53PM Three Indicted In Scareware Scam That Netted $100M
Friday May 28, 2010 @08:00AM Apple Facing New Antitrust Investigation
Friday May 21, 2010 @08:05PM FTC Greenlights Google-AdMob Deal
Wednesday May 19, 2010 @06:00PM FTC Takes Out Porn- and Botnet-Spewing ISP
Tuesday May 18, 2010 @10:24PM FTC Targets Copy Machine Privacy Concerns
Monday May 03, 2010 @11:14PM Apple May Face Antitrust Inquiry
Monday May 03, 2010 @09:01AM Apple Might Face Antitrust Inquiry
Wednesday April 28, 2010 @03:04PM FTC Could Gain Enforcement Power Over Internet
Monday April 12, 2010 @11:39AM Privacy Groups Want Feds To Investigate Targeted Ads
Wednesday March 31, 2010 @01:30PM Lawmakers Ask For FTC Investigation of Google Buzz
Thursday December 17, 2009 @04:18PM EPIC Files FTC Complaint Over Facebook's New Privacy Policy
Thursday December 17, 2009 @12:10AM FTC alleges CPU and GPU monopoly abuse by Intel
Wednesday December 16, 2009 @06:27PM US FTC Sues Intel For Anti-Competitive Practices
Thursday December 10, 2009 @09:31PM FTC Says Virtual Worlds Bad For Minors
Thursday December 03, 2009 @07:20PM Comcast makes deals to buy out NBC
Wednesday November 04, 2009 @02:34PM N.Y. AG Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against Intel
Monday October 05, 2009 @11:06AM FTC States Bloggers Must Disclose Paid Reviews
Tuesday September 22, 2009 @03:46PM Court To Scammer, "Give Up Your House Or Go To Jail"
Wednesday May 21, 2008 @01:02AM Google Health Opens To the Public
Thursday November 08, 2007 @03:48PM FTC Announces Crackdown on Do Not Call Violators
Sunday July 01, 2007 @11:42PM FTC Says 'Slow Down' on Net Neutrality
Tuesday April 17, 2007 @03:55PM Delete Cookies, Inflate Net Traffic Estimates
Wednesday April 11, 2007 @10:40AM FTC Threatens Spyware Distributors With Prison
Thursday December 14, 2006 @02:10AM FTC To Investigate 'Viral Marketing' Practices
Saturday November 04, 2006 @03:38PM FTC Looks To the Future
Wednesday November 01, 2006 @08:00PM Groups Call For Investigation of MS Ad Service
Tuesday August 15, 2006 @07:09PM EFF Files Complaint with FTC Over AOL Data Leak
Thursday June 15, 2006 @03:38PM FTC Says More Regulation Needed For Games
Thursday May 04, 2006 @05:28PM PIs Selling Phone Records Sued By The FTC
Friday April 07, 2006 @11:07PM FTC Levies Fine Against Big-league Spammers
Monday April 03, 2006 @04:04PM A Decrease in M-Rated Sales to Kids