Commissioners defended their decision not to sue, saying it was in keeping with staff recommendations.
Serious claims, made by FTC investigators, came just months before the commissioners decided against launching an antitrust suit against Google in 2013, according to documents obtained by the WSJ.
Privacy group charges that Smart TVs' voice-command feature violates federal privacy law by collecting owners' private communications.
AT&T says the Federal Trade Commission's allegations are "baseless" and insists that it's been transparent about its network management policies.
Company marketed specialized computers designed to produce the cryptocurrency but delivered useless machines, according to an FTC complaint.
After the social network altered the news feeds of nearly 700,000 users without telling them, Sen. Mark R. Warner wants to know if there should be oversight on these types of experiments.
The agency is asking the court to force Amazon to refund parents for virtual goods their kids bought before passwords were required.
After Apple pays $32.5 million to customers over purchases made by kids using parents' passwords, Google may be next to face the FTC's scrutiny.
After the Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint against T-Mobile this week, CEO John Legere derided the agency's claims.
Regulatory body wants e-commerce giant to agree to fines, policy changes related to children buying items in apps when logged in with parent's account.