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FTC sues AT&T for limiting speeds on unlimited-data customers

AT&T says the Federal Trade Commission's allegations are "baseless" and insists that it's been transparent about its network management policies.

By October 28, 2014

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Bitcoin-mining company Butterfly Labs shut down by FTC

Company marketed specialized computers designed to produce the cryptocurrency but delivered useless machines, according to an FTC complaint.

By September 23, 2014

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Senator asks FTC to investigate Facebook's mood study

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.

By July 9, 2014

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​FTC: Amazon cost parents millions in unauthorized app buys

The agency is asking the court to force Amazon to refund parents for virtual goods their kids bought before passwords were required.

By July 10, 2014

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Apple tips off FTC over Google in-app purchases, report says

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.

By July 9, 2014

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T-Mobile CEO reiterates innocence, slams FTC for 'sensationalizing'

After the Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint against T-Mobile this week, CEO John Legere derided the agency's claims.

By July 3, 2014

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​Amazon to fight FTC on fines for kids' in-app purchases

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.

By July 2, 2014

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T-Mobile, FTC butt heads over bogus fees

A new phone won't keep T-Mobile safe from the Federal Trade Commission. Meanwhile, Google looks to even the streaming music playing field with its purchase of online radio service Songza.

By July 2, 2014

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T-Mobile, FTC butt heads over bogus fees

A new phone won't keep T-Mobile safe from the Federal Trade Commission. Meanwhile, Google looks to even the streaming music playing field with its purchase of online radio service Songza.

By July 2, 2014

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T-Mobile profited from bogus fees for premium messages, FTC says

The charges come a month after T-Mobile unveiled a program to offer refunds to customers hit by premium text messages. T-Mobile calls the charges "unfounded."

By July 1, 2014