Social networking site Jerk.com has been charged by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) of misusing Facebook users information to create profiles for millions of people, including children from 2009 to 2013.
Google is violating a privacy agreement it made with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission by planning to link Gmail addresses to its Google+ social network.
The US authorities have planned to take some more time to study whether Internet search giant Google’s proposed remedies are in the interest of consumers.
Google is closing on a deal to pay USD 22.5 million as settlement charges related to its bypassing of the privacy settings of millions of Apple users.
Schumer said phone makers have an obligation to protect the private content of their customers.
Young mobile app users may unknowingly share their phone number, location and other private details with software developers and advertisers.
Facebook doesn`t want that openness to end, which is why the company has been trying to put its privacy problems behind it.
Facebook agreed to tighten its privacy policies in order to settle charges that it abused users` personal data.
Facebook is finalizing a settlement with federal regulators over changes to its privacy policies enacted two years ago, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Federal regulators are looking into the interactions between Twitter and a company called Ubermedia.
FTC alerting high-tech cos to gather data ahead of a probe of Google Inc in Internet search industry.
`Do Not Track` mechanism report has finally been outlined by FTC to protect Internet consumers.
Day in Pics: 27th August
August 27, 2014
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