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Privacy Is Not Dead

Before a crowd of more than 150 industry, academic, legislative, and consumer-focused leaders, Bob Quinn, AT&T's Senior Executive Vice President of External and Legislative...

While Privacy Rights Uncertain, Pai Seeks Unified Approach

Technological convergence and industry consolidation have spurred internet service providers to become leading content companies. The same forces are transforming search engines and social media...

Context is Key in Communications Act Update

A lot can change in eighteen years, especially when it comes to technology. In considering ways to update the Communications Act, then, Congress must be mindful of context.

Another First: A Latina, Edith Ramirez, to Head the Federal Trade...

On Thursday, it was reported that President Obama will name Edith Ramirez, a Latina graduate of Harvard Law, to become the Chair of the...

Information Technology Industry Faces Regulatory Crosswinds

Americans are counting down to fiscal Armageddon with four days left before tax increases and government spending cuts kick in and our $16.4 trillion...

FTC Mails Refund Checks to Those Scammed in Erectile Dysfunction Case

The Federal Trade Commission today mailed out 153,109 checks to consumers who were victims of false advertisement promises of weight loss and erectile dysfunction...

Facebook Tax Dodgers: Profit Off the People and Run

In America, you can rise from nothing to one day skirting responsibility to those who helped you along the way

Google Ads — Racial Profiling?

Google's perceived problems with racist content hit the net recently - this time over its biggest bread basket: advertising. Nathan Newman over at Tech-Press.org...

Privacy is No. 1 Regulatory Concern for Social Media Companies

Linkedin Corp. (NYSE:LNKD) and Pandora Media Inc., (NYSE:P) recently beat social media giant Facebook to the punch by going public. Wall Street is enthusiastic...

FCC, FTC to Hold Forum on Cell Phones Tracking Users

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) along with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) plan to conduct a public forum on location-based services, privacy concerns when using location-based services and some recommended best practices organizations and developers should follow in implementing these services.