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Short Take: FTC to report on Net privacy

After holding workshops a year ago, the Federal Trade Commission will release an anticipated report this week about the state of online privacy practices. The agency will recommend whether government regulation is needed in certain areas, such as in protecting the collection of data from children.

After holding workshops a year ago, the Federal Trade Commission will release an anticipated report this week about the state of online privacy practices. The agency will recommend whether government regulation is needed in certain areas, such as in protecting the collection of data from children.