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FTC Highlights Privacy Risks of ‘Internet of Things’
Connected devices like health and fitness monitors need security built in at the outset, says the Federal Trade Commission.
Activist Presses for Staples-Office Depot Merger
Will the largest office supply chains head to the altar once again?
Obama Unveils Cyber Privacy Bill
The Personal Data Notification and Protection Act would replace a patchwork of state laws.
Patent Troll Made ‘Phony Legal Threats’
MPHJ Technology settled with the FTC for sending letters to more than 16,000 companies, claiming they had violated a patent for network scanning technology.
Sysco Angles to Save US Foods Deal
The nation's largest food supplier appeals to the FTC in its bid to acquire its closest competitor.
The Sustainability of Big Data
With the surging prominence of issues related to information technology, IT is gaining ground on the environment as part of the sustainability picture.
FTC Urges Data-Breach Penalties
Bipartisan support for the idea within the commission may mirror the same in Congress, an FTC official says.