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New FTC chair wants to look at market power of big internet companies

4 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Joseph Simons, the new chairman of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission , said on Wednesday that the agency would keep a close eye on big tech companies that dominate the internet.
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FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new hearings

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

The Federal Trade Commission says it plans to hold hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn't held in more than 20 years.
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FTC reaches $11M settlement with get-rich-quick scammers targeting Amazon - CNET

6 days ago   |   CNET

Authorities said Adam and Christopher Bowser duped some prospective Amazon sellers for thousands of dollars each.
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FCC chairman celebrates the end of net neutrality with more lies

FCC chairman celebrates the end of net neutrality with more lies

13 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   2 articles

The FCC's abandonment of net neutrality laws, voted on last year, finally takes effect today. Nothing is likely to change overnight - if nothing else, the public attention will...
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Net neutrality ends today

13 days ago   |   Engadget   |   6 articles

The FCC's decision to overturn Obama-era net neutrality protections goes into effect today, giving internet service providers leeway to block, throttle and prioritize websites...
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Facebook accused of giving over 60 device makers inappropriate access to user data

Facebook accused of giving over 60 device makers inappropriate access to user data

21 days ago   |   The Verge   |   10 articles

A report from The New York Times has accused Facebook of sharing inappropriate amounts of user data with device manufacturers like Apple, Microsoft, Samsung, and...
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Report: Facebook gave Apple, Samsung broad access to user data

21 days ago   |   Engadget   |   5 articles

Facebook may have violated a 2011 FTC consent degree by giving Apple, Samsung, BlackBerry and other device makers detailed access to user data, according to the New York Times...
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NY Times: Facebook made deals with Apple, Samsung and others allowing them access to personal data

NY Times: Facebook made deals with Apple, Samsung and others allowing them access to personal data

21 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   5 articles

Through partnerships that Facebook has with at least 60 device makers including Apple, Samsung, Amazon, BlackBerry and Microsoft, the social network has been sharing members'...
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AT&T ditches court fight challenging FTC's authority over broadband - CNET

23 days ago   |   CNET

AT&T won't appeal to the US Supreme Court to challenge the FTC's authority over broadband, safeguarding the agency's role as cop on the net neutrality beat.
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AT&T wants to settle FTC suit claiming the carrier throttled data speed of 'unlimited' customers

AT&T wants to settle FTC suit claiming the carrier throttled data speed of 'unlimited' customers

24 days ago   |   Phone Arena

AT&T is said to be in talks with the FTC to settle a lawsuit that dates back to 2014. That year, a complaint was filed against the carrier claiming that it was misleading...
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