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.
Sen. Edward Markey sends a letter to the Federal Trade Commission asking whether Google's upcoming changes to its Terms of Service violate a 2011 privacy settlement over its scrapped Buzz service.
Agency asked to review whether social network's proposed changes violate a 2011 settlement agreement.
The camera maker settles a claim after hundreds of its home security cameras were hacked and videos of babies sleeping and children playing were published on the Web.
Agency's investigation will include questions about whether patent assertion entities coordinate their lawsuits, The New York Times reports.
The civil liberties group claims AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint aren't doing enough to protect users' private data because they're not sending out timely Android security updates.
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 agency says that when celebrity tweeters want to promote something, they have to follow some new guidelines -- or else.
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.
One-day event isn't intended to produce new regulations, but instead highlight "emerging mobile security threats and trends."
The chairman of the Federal Trade Commission steps down after a 4-year tenure of tackling online privacy issues and anticompetitive behavior.
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