• FTC Calls For New Privacy Laws In Report On 'Internet Of Things'
    The potential privacy risks posed by the "Internet of Things," or devices that connect with each other over the Web, is spurring the Federal Trade Commission to reiterate its calls for new legislation.
  • White House To Unveil Privacy 'Bill Of Rights'
    The White House will unveil a proposed privacy "bill of rights" by the end of next month, President Obama said on Monday.
  • BabyBus Suspended From Google Play After FTC Warns Of Children's Privacy Violations
    The popular BabyBus apps appear to violate children's privacy laws, the Federal Trade Commission warns in a letter to the Chinese-based developer of the apps.
  • Judge Pauses Dispute Between Google And Miss. AG
    Google won't have to face any potential lawsuits by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood until at least next year, under an order issued on Monday by U.S. District Court Judge Henry Wingate in Jackson, Miss.
  • Mississippi Attorney General Seeks Temporary Truce With Google
    Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood said on Friday that he wants to pause an escalating dispute with Google regarding the company's search results.
  • Google Seeks Restraining Order Against Mississippi Attorney General
    Google on Friday asked a federal judge to prohibit Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood from following through on a threat to sue the company for enabling Web users to access "illegal" content.
  • Deutsch L.A. Settles FTC Charges That Employees Posed As Consumers On Twitter
    Deutsch L.A. engaged in a deceptive practice by asking employees to promote Sony's PlayStation Vita on Twitter, the Federal Trade Commission alleged in a complaint unveiled on Tuesday.
  • Aereo Declares Bankruptcy
    Online video distributor Aereo, which suspended operations three days after its Supreme Court defeat in June, said on Friday that it filed for bankrputcy.
  • Tom Noble Moves From BMW Australia To Oversee Mini U.S.A. Marketing .
    Mini U.S.A. has tapped Tom Noble, a marketer at BMW Australia, as department head, Mini Brand Communications. Noble, who will handle all brand positioning duties for Mini in the U.S. at the company's U.S. headquarters in Woodcliff Lake, N.J., replaces Tom Salkowsky, who was shifted overseas to be department head, key account management at the global organization in Munich.
  • Sources: Steve Shannon Out As Top Hyundai Motor America Marketer
    It seems likely that Steve Shannon, who came to Hyundai Motor America in 2011 some months after Joel Ewanick left, is leaving the company. HMA hasn't confirmed this, and Shannon is not available for comment. More later
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