Tag Archives: Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

FTC Report Raises Privacy Questions About Mobile Applications for Children

“The Federal Trade Commission today issued a staff report showing the results of a survey of mobile apps for children. The survey shows that neither the app stores nor the app developers provide the information parents need to determine what … Continue reading

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Mobile Apps Developer Settles FTC Charges It Violated Children’s Privacy Rule

Company Collected Kids’ Information Without Their Parents’ Consent A developer of mobile applications, including children’s games for the iPhone and iPod touch, will pay $50,000 to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act … Continue reading

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