European consumer regulators have criticised Apple for not doing enough to tackle bills unexpectedly run up by sneaky apps.
The federal Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board calls the program "effective," but recommends some improvements.
Facebook wants European competition watchdogs to investigate its $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp in a bid to head off future antitrust problems.
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board says that the NSA's collection of bulk phone records should be shut down immediately.
The agreement between Apple and Australian watchdogs falls in line with the country's Australian Consumer Law.
Web giant's practice of combining user data from its different services violates data protection law, the agency says.
The country's National Development and Reform Commission is so far keeping the details of its investigation confidential.
Watchdogs have set out new rules for stopping in-app purchases from tricking kids into racking up huge bills.
The U.K. Information Commissioner's Office is the latest to order Google to amend its controversial policy or face a fine.