FTC member rips into Google’s privacy efforts

FTC member rips into Google’s privacy efforts

Several major U.S. Internet companies, including Google Inc. and Facebook Inc., need to "step up" and better protect consumer privacy...

March 17th, 2010 Grant Gross

FTC warns nearly 100 firms of P2P data leaks

FTC warns nearly 100 firms of P2P data leaks

 In what appears to be a warning shot, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has sent out letters to about 100...

February 23rd, 2010 Jaikumar Vijayan

Facebook pulls onerous terms of use

Facebook pulls onerous terms of use

Facebook has removed language for its terms of use that appeared to give the company vast, perpetual control over any...

February 17th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk

FTC delays AOL-Time Warner decision up to three weeks

FTC delays AOL-Time Warner decision up to three weeks

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Thursday decided to delay by up to three weeks its decision on the...

November 10th, 2000 Gopika Vaidya