Author Archives | Jasmin Melvin

Google Pays $22.5 Million To Settle Apple Safari Charges

Thursday, August 9, 2012

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google Inc will pay $22.5 million to settle charges it bypassed the privacy settings of customers using Apple Inc’s Safari browser, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday.

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“Do Not Track” Web Mandate Still Lacks Definition

Monday, July 23, 2012

“Joe Barton is one of the most conservative Republicans in the House of Representatives, and Ed Markey is one of the most liberal,” said Consumer Watchdog’s Simpson. “The fact that those two guys can come together on this leads me to believe that privacy is likely to be one of the issues where there will be bipartisan agreement about the need to do something.”

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