The chairman of the Federal Trade Commission steps down after a 4-year tenure of tackling online privacy issues and anticompetitive behavior.
One-day event isn't intended to produce new regulations, but instead highlight "emerging mobile security threats and trends."
Agency awards $50,000 in cash prizes as it turns to the private sector for help eradicating long-running annoyance of the technology era.
The government grants an "early termination" of the waiting period signaling that antitrust and competition regulations for the deal have now been satisfied.
The agency says that when celebrity tweeters want to promote something, they have to follow some new guidelines -- or else.
Agency's investigation will include questions about whether patent assertion entities coordinate their lawsuits, The New York Times reports.
HTC agrees to settle a complaint filed against it for its allegedly lax security practices that may have put millions of smartphone users at risk.
Not so fast, Facebook. Citing privacy concerns, two US-based watchdog groups file an FTC complaint hoping to block its planned $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp.
Agency asked to review whether social network's proposed changes violate a 2011 settlement agreement.
The rent-to-own computer company settles a complaint that accused it of secretly taking Webcam photos of users in their homes and recording keystrokes of Web site login credentials.