Tag: fine

FTC reportedly planning ‘record-setting’ fine against Facebook for mishandling user data

Following a report last weekend that Germany was planning to punish Facebook, a report from The Washington Post now says the Federal Trade Commission in the U.S. is planning “record-setting”… Read more »

This week on AI: iPhone’s 10th anniversary, High Sierra public beta, Google’s $2.7B fine, and more

In a week largely dominated by examination of the iPhone’s impact on the industry and our lives, the European Commission whacked Google with a record $ 2.7 antitrust penalty regarding… Read more »

Bell faces $1.25M fine for posting fake reviews of its app in the App Store

Canadian telecommunications company Bell has been fined by Canada’s Competition Bureau today for posting deceptive reviews online. Bell has agreed to pay $ 1.25 million in fines to the organization…. Read more »

FCC slaps AT&T with $100 million fine for throttling unlimited data plans

The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday announced its intent to levy a $ 100 million fine against AT&T after finding that the wireless carrier mislead customers about its throttling of… Read more »