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  • Facebook is delaying a change to its privacy policy after getting slammed by privacy groups who went to the FTC.
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facebook, FTC, websites, internet, lawsuit, technology
  • Skechers Shape-ups.
  • Some sketchy advertising will cost shoe company Skechers USA $40 million.
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  • A consumer group has lost its fight to make Google face a stiffer penalty for sidestepping privacy settings in Apple's web browser.
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  • Apple Safari web browser icon
  • A consumer group has lost its fight to make Google face a stiffer penalty for sidestepping privacy settings in Apple's web browser.
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apple, google, iphone, smartphones, computers, FTC, business, jonathan bloom
  • The Federal Trade Commission has shut down six major tech support scam operations.
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  • If you bought an Oreck vacuum cleaner, you could have money coming your way.
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FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Federal regulators go after a billing service it says bilked customers out of millions of dollars.
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FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • The FTC are seeking a $450 million judgment against the marketers of three "get rich quick" schemes.
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FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • The number of mobile apps marketed to kids is growing at a rapid pace, yet a recent report by the Federal Trade Commission raises new concerns about child privacy and the lack of disclosure about the personal data being collected.
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california watch, FTC, apps, california news
  • The FTC has shut down what it says is a huge robo-calling company accused of selling bogus car warranties.
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  • Facebook headquarters
  • Facebook says it is settling with the Federal Trade Commission over charges it deceived consumers.
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internet, facebook, FTC, websites, social media, business
  • Facebook headquarters
  • Facebook says it is settling with the Federal Trade Commission over charges it deceived consumers.
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facebook, FTC, internet, websites, social media, technology, david louie
  • Consumer advocacy groups fear the cost of getting your prescriptions by mail could go up if two groups merge.
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health care, drugs, FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Thousands of homeowners around the country will be getting refunds for fees they paid to save their homes.
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FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • In This March 23, 2010 file photo, the Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Brussels.
  • Federal regulators have begun a formal antitrust investigation into Google's business practices.
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google, internet, FTC, business
  • In This March 23, 2010 file photo, the Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Brussels.
  • Federal regulators have begun a formal antitrust investigation into Google's business practices.
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google, internet, FTC, business, mark matthews
  • The Federal Trade Commission is calling on advertisers to encourage healthy foods for children.
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FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Hearings began in Washington on the proposed "Do Not Track" list which may be like "Do Not Call" list.
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  • Federal Trade Commission
  • Federal regulators are proposing to create a "Do Not Track" tool for the Internet.
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  • Distracted drivers are one of the biggest concerns for California motorists.
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FTC, mortgages, 7 on your side
  • The Federal Trade Commission will soon crack down on Enterprise Holdings, Inc., for not following recalls.
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FTC, 7 on your side
  • Intel
  • Intel has agreed to a settlement with the FTC over charges that it engaged in anti-competitive practices against its competitors.
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intel, lawsuit, FTC, business, david louie
  • Protect yourself from phone bill cramming
  • Scam tacks a fee onto your phone bill for services you never authorized.
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consumer reports, scam, FTC, cell phone, consumer news
  • The FTC is questioning claims that bamboo is more environmentally friendly than processing other textiles.
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FTC, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Ticketmaster reached a settlement with federal regulators to refund money to people who bought marked-up tickets to 14 Bruce Springsteen concert tickets.
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FTC, 7 on your side
  • Intel
  • The FTC sued Intel looking to block tactics it says the world's biggest chip maker has used to snuff out competition.
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intel, FTC, santa clara, business, heather ishimaru