Few things annoy consumers more than the billions of commercial telemarketing robocalls they receive every year, FTC states.
Analysis: Although touted as being a major way the government plans to fight the growing identity theft blight, the FTC's program once again suffers deadline creep.
FTC says company actively recruited and colluded with criminals seeking to distribute everything from child pornography to spyware and viruses.
Analysis: FTC asks federal court to shut down companies behind deceptive robocalls that push vehicle service contracts.
Analysis: Ubiquitous GPS coverage could soon get spotty due to plodding pace of system upgrade.
NASA tells Comedy Central star that it will name treadmill in his honor, but not its new space module.
FTC chalks up two more victories against violators that broke the Do Not Call rule -- then re-called consumers again.
Job-seekers are cautioned to be particularly vigilant against growing work-at-home scams.
Despite challenges, EPA says recycled electronics programs are growing.
Telemarketing poppycock elimination laws take effect today
IBM said today it will buy the company-most-like-a-thorn-in-its-side, Platform Solutions, Inc. (PSI).