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Google Faces New FTC Antitrust Probe Over Ads
2013-05-24 11:31:29

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google could find itself once again under the microscope of the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Bloomberg reported on Friday. The search company is facing a new anti-trust probe that could look into whether the company is once again using its leadership position in the online display-advertising market to illegally block competition. This is, of course, not Google´s first run-in with the FTC, and much of the concerns...

2013-05-16 23:31:43

Parents have refocused their attention on the safety of their young children after the FTC recently issued answers to frequently asked questions about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). To help parents maintain control over what information is collected from children under the age of 13 and up, KidsEmail offers a safe email service for kids. Arbon, Idaho (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 The Pew Research Center´s Internet & American Life Project found in 2012 that 81% of...

2013-05-15 23:34:19

A federal judge in Louisville, Kentucky has recently approved a $40 million settlement in a class-action Skechers lawsuit involving more than 520,000 consumer claims. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Federal Judge Thomas B. Russell of Louisville has just approved a deal that will grant a $40 million settlement to hundreds of thousands of consumers in a class-action Skechers lawsuit that consolidated more than 70 Skechers lawsuits throughout the U.S. Consumers involved in this case are...

2013-04-23 23:04:03

RAPS will host a virtual workshop featuring regulators and regulatory experts on current communications guidelines and expectations for companies marketing regulated healthcare products in the US. Rockville, MD, USA (PRWEB) April 23, 2013 The Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) will host a virtual workshop, Advertising, Promotion and Labeling: the US Regulated Environment, Monday, 29 April, 12:00—5:00 pm EDT. The program features regulators and regulatory experts on...

2013-04-23 23:03:06

Future Technology Company, creating green power for consumer products, owned by Nathan Schulhof, Father of the MP3 Player, has added new Board Member Nolan Bushnell, founder of Atari, Inc. and one of Newsweek's "50 Men Who Changed America". Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2013 Leading the world once again in creating life-changing products, Nathan Schulhof plans to use green natural gas to generate electricity to power small mass-market consumer products. This is the latest brainchild...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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