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May 09, 2019
FTC urged by child advocates to investigate Amazon Alexa for alleged privacy flawsAmazon has been accused of violating the federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
May 07, 2019
US FTC says Google, Apple removed three dating apps exposed children to predatorsThe FTC report also said that several people attempted to contact children via the dating app.
Apr 25, 2019
Facebook beats profit Q1 estimates with $14.9 bn revenue; sets aside $3 bn for privacy penaltyMonthly and daily users of the main Facebook app compared to last quarter were both up 8 percent to 2.38 billion and 1.56 billion, respectively.
Apr 02, 2019
Google Assistant is not ideal for generating ad-revenue: Google Business Chief Philipp SchindlerResponding to user searches out loud through Google Assistant is not ideal for generating revenue.
Mar 01, 2019
TikTok fined a record $5.7 million by the US FTC for collecting underage users' dataTo comply with US regulators, TikTok will set up 'age appropriate rules' for users under the age of 13
Feb 27, 2019
US FTC forms task force to monitor big tech and look out for anti-competitive conductThe FTC’s Bureau of Competition will put some 17 staff attorneys on the newly-announced task force.
Jan 19, 2019
Facebook may be imposed with a record-setting fine for its privacy lapsesFTC is considering hitting Facebook with a penalty that would top its previous fine of $22.5 mn.
Jan 16, 2019
German court throws out Qualcomm's latest patent lawsuit filed against AppleThis was in a reversal for Qualcomm after it won a recent court ban on the sale of some Apple iPhones.
Jan 12, 2019
Apple spoke to Samsung and MediaTek to supply 5G modems for its 2019 iPhonesApple existing vendor is Intel, which is the sole supplier of chips its 2018 iPhones.
Dec 20, 2018
Facebook fired with the latest legal salvo by DC targeting its privacy lapsesThe lawsuit seeks to punish Facebook for allowing data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica.