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Sep 14, 2017
US FTC send letters to Instagram elite demanding information on their undisclosed, paid endorsementsInstagram, which is owned by Facebook Inc, has seen a sharp increase in recent years in promotions of products and services by famous people.
Sep 06, 2017
Lenovo agrees to pay $3.5 million to settle the allegation of using software compromising user securityLenovo has agreed in order to settle allegations that it sold devices with pre-loaded software that compromised users’ security protections.
Aug 28, 2017
Facebook's 'People You May Know' feature is borderline creepy, here's another accountIn a bid to know their user base better social media websites, like Facebook, have been trying its level best to get as close as possible to their users.
Jul 29, 2017
Seller accuses Amazon of misleading customers before sales in the US; here's what we found in IndiaAmazon is under investigation by the FTC for misleading consumers in the US courtesy of its pricing strategies, we find how Indian customers are a target.
Jul 22, 2017
A group of Democrats urge US Department of Justice to review Amazon's Whole Foods dealAmazon's plan announced in June to buy premium grocer Whole Foods roiled the grocery industry and sparked worries the deal could raise prices.
Jul 21, 2017
US FTC to probe allegations of Amazon misleading customers over pricing discountsAn analysis found that in 61 percent of products with reference prices, Amazon's reference prices were higher than it had sold the same product
Jul 18, 2017
Retail workers union opposing the purchase of Whole Foods by AmazonAmazon has said previously that it has no plans to automate the jobs of Whole Foods cashiers and plans no job cuts.
Jun 28, 2017
Federal Trade Commission's antitrust lawsuit against Qualcomm to proceedThe Federal Trade Commission's antitrust lawsuit against Qualcomm Inc can proceed, a federal judge ruled late on Monday, meaning the iPhone chip supplier must now wage a fight with U.S. regulators even as it contests a separate $1 billion lawsuit filed by Apple Inc.
Jun 15, 2017
Instagram to add 'paid partnership' for sponsored endorsements to improve transparencyPhoto sharing platform Instagram will roll out a feature that allows the use of a 'paid partnership' subheading to reveal sponsored posts and stories.
May 09, 2017
Indian-American Rohit Chopra recommended to serve as FTC CommissionerA top Democratic Senator on Tuesday recommended US President Donald Trump that Indian-American Rohit Chopra be selected to serve as a commissioner in the Federal Trade Commission.