You have searched for "US Federal Trade Commission"
Showing 1-10 of 847
Nvidia's plans to buy out fellow chip designer Arm continues to flounder, as antitrust bodies and competitors move to block the deal.
Before last year’s US presidential election, Facebook ads targeting Latino voters described Joe Biden as a communist. During his inauguration, another conspiracy theory spread online and on Spanish-language radio warning that a brooch worn by Lady Gaga signalled Biden was working with shadowy, leftist figures abroad. None of that was true.
Plenty of consumers are expected to whip out their wallets for deals this Cyber Monday, getting a jump on their holiday shopping amid supply-chain-induced shortages – though with cyberscammers also in the mix, authorities are cautioning shoppers to look before they leap.
In recent years, Amazon.com Inc has killed or undermined privacy protections in more than three dozen bills across 25 US states, as the e-commerce giant amassed a lucrative trove of personal data on millions of American consumers.
From the YouTube videos we’re recommended to deciding who gets a job, algorithms wield an ever-growing influence over our lives – and policy-makers worldwide want to rein them in.
Holiday shoppers, prepare to be bombarded with social media ads – and scams.
As Facebook Inc (FB) fights off a monopoly lawsuit charged by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), another predicament hits the company as photo app Phhhoto has filed an antitrust lawsuit against the tech giant claiming that it has cloned their app and ruined their business.
Lawmakers in the United States and Europe champion the ‘right to repair’ as fixing electronic goods not only cuts costs but also reduces e-waste and harmful emissions.
US federal regulators say they are cracking down on “an explosion” of businesses’ use of fake reviews and other misleading messages to promote their products and services on social media.
The family of a slain journalist is asking the US Federal Trade Commission to take action against Facebook for failing to remove online footage of her shooting death.