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FTC lawsuit over D-Link's lax router security just took a big hit

9 hours ago   |   Engadget

In January, the Federal Trade Commission took D-Link to court over its incredibly insufficient security. The FTC claimed that the company failed to protect its routers and IP...
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FTC clarifies influencer guidelines

12 hours ago   |   GamesIndustry

Federal Trade Commission warns that platforms' built-in disclosure methods aren't sufficient, reviews of products given for free must be marked as ads
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In the wake of CSGO Lotto, FTC takes to Twitter to clarify its disclosure policy

In the wake of CSGO Lotto, FTC takes to Twitter to clarify its disclosure policy

1 day ago   |   Gamasutra

In a live Twitter Q& A inspired by its recent case against YouTubers who stealthily promoted their own CS:GO gambling site, the FTC lays out how devs and influencers should...
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FTC warns influencers about relying on Instagram's ad marker

1 day ago   |   Engadget

Up and coming social media stars posting sponsored content may want to take a careful look at today's Influencers101 Twitter chat from the FTC. The agency tried to clarify a...
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Equifax stock sales prompt DOJ investigation for insider trading

3 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Things are about to get even worse for Equifax, and rightfully so. According to reports from Bloomberg, the US Department of Justice has opened a criminal investigation into...
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Marketing Day: AMP links at large, August's top 10 YouTube video ads & FTC news

6 days ago   |   Marketing Land   |   2 articles

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: How Facebook's, Instagram's and...
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Democratic senators are introducing a bill that would let people freeze their credit for free

Democratic senators are introducing a bill that would let people freeze their credit for free

6 days ago   |   The Verge   |   3 articles

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and 11 other Democratic senators introduced a bill this week that could give people the ability to freeze their credit for free. Warren...
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FTC Warns of Equifax Scams: How to Spot Them

FTC Warns of Equifax Scams: How to Spot Them

6 days ago   |   Tom's Guide

The FTC issued a warning about telephone scams pertaining to the Equifax breach. You should also watch out for email scams.
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What the FTC's latest endorsement disclosure actions mean for marketers

6 days ago   |   Marketing Land

Regulatory body addresses influencers' responsibility in making disclosures and the sufficiency of platforms' branded-content labeling tools. Please visit Marketing Land for...
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Equifax CEO to testify to Congress as FTC probe begins

Equifax CEO to testify to Congress as FTC probe begins

6 days ago   |   The Inquirer

Equifax facing multiple investigations
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We're soon going to know a lot more about how politicians use Facebook to...

We're soon going to know a lot more about how politicians use Facebook to advertise, which could impact their digital ad tactics

We are soon going to have a lot more info on which politicians run ads on Facebook and who they target. That's because in light of the Russia-linked-ads-on-Facebook... Read more ...

Xbox One's Duke controller is a massive blast from the past

Xbox One's Duke controller is a massive blast from the past

In an attempt to stand out from the competition, console manufacturers can sometimes be guilty of doing ridiculous things. There are many examples of wacky design decisions... Read more ...

Facebook to share ads linked to Russia with Congress

Facebook to share ads linked to Russia with Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday vowed to do more to protect election integrity. Read more ...

CFL Football Frenzy is now available on the App Store

CFL Football Frenzy is now available on the App Store

The Canadian Football League has announced that it has launched a shoot-out type of arcade game for download on mobile and tablet devices, called CFL Football Frenzy... Read more ...

Now Available on Steam - Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite

Now Available on Steam - Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite is Now Available on Steam! The epic clash between two storied universes returns with Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite. Ultron Sigma has begun the... Read more ...

Original Xbox controller to return on Xbox One and Windows 10, creator confirms

Original Xbox controller to return on Xbox One and Windows 10, creator confirms

The original Xbox controller. The heavy-set Xbox controller. The Duke. Whatever you, your friends, your family and your mortal enemies called the original Xbox controller, you... Read more ...

Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Will Arrive In October

Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Will Arrive In October

Very few single-player games manage to stay relevant and receive consistent updates an entire year after release. Well, Square Enix seems to have a different kind of philosophy... Read more ...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to cut 5,000 jobs: report

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to cut 5,000 jobs: report

As business moves computer services to the cloud, Hewlett Packard Enterprise is under pressure from cloud giant Amazon and a rising Google. Read more ...

IPhone X will be Netflix HDR-ready on day one

IPhone X will be Netflix HDR-ready on day one

IPhone X is still over a month away from releasing, but when Apple's next flagship smartphone does launch, it will have High Dynamic Range content from Netflix ready to stream... Read more ...

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus now available in India

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus now available in India

After several weeks of waiting, the Sony Xperia XA1 Plus model was launched earlier today in India and it will be available starting tomorrow, September 22, with a price tag of... Read more ...