The settlement bars Google from making misrepresentations in endorsements of its products for 20 years. Google will also need to regularly report to California about its compliance with the settlement. Image Credit: Google
The Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission announced the settlement with Twitter on 25 May. The regulators allege Twitter violated a 2011 FTC order by deceiving users
FTC might ask a court to bar Facebook from enforcing policies regarding how its apps work with potential rivals.
US FTC chairman confirms that antitrust probes are targeting multiple tech companies, not just Facebook
FTC is focusing its probes of multi-sided platforms on illegal conduct and mergers that previously won antitrust approval.
State attorneys general will discuss if Google's business practices break antitrust law.
The US is investigating big tech companies for allegedly using their clout illegally to hobble competitors.
Texas leads the group of 30-plus attorneys general, which plans to announce the probe on 9 Sep
'The FTC appears to have let YouTube off the hook with a nominal fine,' says a US senator.
NASA investigating first space crime after astronaut accused of identity theft by spouse, says report
Astronaut Anne McClain is reportedly accused of identity theft and improperly accessing her estranged wife's private financial records while on a sixth-month mission aboard the International Space Station
The company has increasingly relied on its acquisitions to power growth in recent years
Facebook faces a series of other investigations into its privacy practices in Europe as well.
A complaint was filed against the streaming service after they collected data of the kids that used their services.
Amazon has been accused of violating the federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
The FTC report also said that several people attempted to contact children via the dating app.
Monthly 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.
Responding to user searches out loud through Google Assistant is not ideal for generating revenue.
To comply with US regulators, TikTok will set up 'age appropriate rules' for users under the age of 13
The FTC’s Bureau of Competition will put some 17 staff attorneys on the newly-announced task force.
FTC is considering hitting Facebook with a penalty that would top its previous fine of $22.5 mn.
This was in a reversal for Qualcomm after it won a recent court ban on the sale of some Apple iPhones.