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Technology Amazon vows to fight FTC on kids in-app purchases Amazon vows to fight FTC on kids in-app purchases
Amazon says that it is prepared to go to court against the Federal Trade Commission to defend itself against charges that it has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases.
Technology Amazon vows to fight FTC on kids in-app purchases Amazon vows to fight FTC on kids in-app purchases
Amazon said Wednesday that it is prepared to go to court against the Federal Trade Commission to defend itself against charges that it has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases.
Technology Filipinos to receive disaster alerts on cellphones Filipinos to receive disaster alerts on cellphones
The Philippines has passed a law that requires cellphone companies to send warnings to millions of people in the path of deadly typhoons, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes in an effort to reduce the high number of fatalities that occur almost every year.
Technology Web sites can take some hassle out of car-buying Web sites can take some hassle out of car-buying
Auto Web sites — once filled mostly with reviews and advice — are getting more sophisticated, connecting potential buyers with dealers and offering instant price guarantees.
Technology T1red of p@sswords? Y0u @re N*t @lone! T1red of p@sswords? Y0u @re N*t @lone!
Good thing she doesn't need a password to get into heaven. That's what Donna Spinner often mutters when she tries to remember the growing list of letter-number-and-symbol codes she's had to create to access her various online accounts.
Technology After Aereo, what's next for Internet TV? After Aereo, what's next for Internet TV?
The Supreme Court shot down Aereo's business model this week, but that doesn't mean customers' desire for a better TV experience is gone.
Technology Google to show off smart home gadgets, wearables Google to show off smart home gadgets, wearables
Google is expected to reveal an Android update, smart home devices and other innovations at its two-day developer conference, beginning Wednesday in San Francisco.