FTC says AI companies need proof before they can claim their products work better than humans
'You don’t need a machine to predict what the FTC might do when those claims are unsupported.'
On Feb 27, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
AT&T customers who had data throttled without notice could receive payment from FTC
The FTC is using $7 million in remaining funds to pay out customers AT&T failed to reach.
On Jan 19, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
The FTC clearly has its sights set on data privacy
Even more data privacy enforcement looks like it is on the horizon.
On Jan 15, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich
EXCLUSIVE: ‘I feel robbed and dejected’: Read the furious messages Swifties sent to the FTC after Ticketmaster botched Taylor Swift presale
Taylor Swift fans went right to the government to demand change.
On Dec 15, 2022 by Rebecca Caraway, Maya Wray
FTC considering whether to recuse Lina Khan from Meta-VR antitrust suit
The FTC is mulling dismissing its own chairwoman in a major antitrust suit.
On Oct 19, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
FTC sues broker over sale of sensitive reproductive health and location data
The suit alleges Kochava collected, packaged, and sold sensitive user data in bulk.
On Aug 29, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
Amazon claims FTC is harassing Jeff Bezos by asking him to testify about Prime
Amazon confirmed an FTC investigation into Prime and called the asks from Bezos 'grossly unreasonable'
On Aug 16, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘Consumers can wait no longer’: Digital rights groups applaud FTC for finally taking a step to protect data privacy rights
'People want and deserve meaningful rules to protect their privacy.'
On Aug 11, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
FTC sues to block Meta from acquiring VR competitor
'Instead of competing on the merits, Meta is trying to buy its way to the top'
On Jul 27, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
Congress’ big new privacy bill might just neuter the agency that should be enforcing it
A new data privacy bill in the House is receiving pushback from privacy experts and states.
On Jul 21, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
FTC pledges harsh crackdown on illegal exploitation of sensitive health data
The news comes in the wake of Roe v. Wade being overturned.
On Jul 12, 2022 by Mikael Thalen
Congress calls on FTC to investigate TikTok over reports China accessed user data
The asked for an investigation immediately.
On Jul 7, 2022 by Mikael Thalen
Congress pushes for legislation to protect sensitive data around abortion, which Facebook appears to still track
A new bill aims to people seeking abortions.
On Jun 16, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
Is a fully staffed FTC finally ready to challenge Amazon’s merger with MGM?
The FTC is hinting something could be coming.
On Jun 2, 2022 by Connor Bulgrin