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  1. Facebook Nears Google Buzz-Like Privacy Settlement with FTC

    Google and Twitter both settled with the FTC for complaints involving social features; Google admitted to its privacy mistakes with Buzz and submitted to 20 years of audits, and Twitter acknowledged security lapses that made profiles more...

  2. FTC Finalizes Settlement of Google Buzz Privacy Issues

    The settlement mandates additional privacy procedures, including third-party privacy audits every other year for the next two decades. In additional to the third-party audits, Google will have to: show privacy warning in a more prominent position...

  3. Google FTC Antitrust Probe Rumors Emerge as ITA Verdict Nears

    Just last week, Google settled its case with the FTC over Buzz, a deal which forces Google to submit to biannual privacy audits for 20 years. The FTC and Justice Department both oversee antitrust investigations, so it seems the outcome of the ITA...

  4. Google Buzz Settles Privacy Case With FTC As Plus1 Launches

    Google will also face bi annual privacy audits by the FTC. Google settled its case with the FTC over the forced joining to Buzz for a brief period after its launch last year, they now have to have users sign up for the product.