Power Ventures and its CEO were found liable for sending 60,627 spam e-mail messages to Facebook members.
Google Play has updated its content policy to tighten its rules around in-app advertising, in-app payments and misrepresentation.
Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.
The photo-sharing network gets hit by an unusually colorful spam attack, as pictures of fruit flood users' streams.
In an effort to stop spammers, the web giant rejects emails that include "highly restricted" character combinations.
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Federal Trade Commission files complaints over the sending of 180 million unwanted text messages that tried to lure people to Web sites and prompt them to give up personal information.
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