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  1. 10 Outrageous Social Media Predictions for 2014

    Apple will complain to the FTC, which in return will block the deal, stating that it violates the Antitrust Act. I love it. I sit in a room with some colleagues and brainstorm on what we think will happen next year and then I go to my crystal ball...

  2. FTC Workshop 'Blurred Lines: Advertising or Content?' to Examine Native Ads

    Tomorrow the FTC will host a workshop entitled “Blurred Lines: Advertising or Content? The FTC has invited online publishers, advertisers, consumer advocates, academics and lawyers to better understand how sponsored content is presented to...

  3. FTC: Mobile App Developers Still Failing to Protect Kids

    It informs apps developers that the FTC is launching non-public investigations into whether some "entities in the mobile app marketplace" are violating the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a...

  4. Last Ditch Efforts to Halt New Google Privacy Policy

    Will the FTC act, even if EPIC’s appeal is denied? EPIC sued Google earlier this month, claiming Google’s new policy violated a consent order Google signed with the FTC last year. District Judge Amy Jackson didn’t agree, and basically told EPIC it...

  5. Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Working With White House on Do No Track Browsing

    Fla.and two watchdog groups –  Consumer Watchdog and the Electronic Privacy Information Center – began pushing the FTC to investigate whether Google violated a privacy settlement the FTC signed with Google last year.

  6. FTC on Mobile Apps: Will Android, Apple Please Think of the Children?

    In August 2011, W3 Innovations, LLC, doing business under the less-than-encouraging moniker Broken Thumbs, settled with the FTC on charges that it violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and the FTC’s COPPA Rule by illegally...

  7. Google ‘Search Plus’ and Our Ever Decreasing Circles

    In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Marc Rotenberg, executive director of the Electronic Privacy Information Centre (EPIC) “… said his group is considering filing a letter with the FTC. Such social networks therefore act as a “filter bubble...

  8. In Google We Trust (Your Identity)

    The Identity Ecosystem, The FTC and You. Here is a draft from the FTC of how it sees your role in the data collection process. However, is your data, where you go online, how you interact, what you do better kept with private marketing and media...

  9. Facebook Fixes Cookie Issues as Lawmakers Urge FTC Privacy Probe

    We believe that an investigation of Facebook tracking its users even after they log out falls within the FTC's mandate as stipulated in Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act with respect to protecting Americans from 'unfair and deceptive...