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This "Apex Pack" is a loot box from "Apex Legends," one of the most popular games of 2019.

Games with loot boxes should carry a gambling warning and video game companies should take more responsibility for players’ health, say lawmaker...

Parliament's DCMS Committee said publishers should play a larger role in making sure their players have a healthy relationship with their games.
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki.

Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations that YouTube illegally collected kids’ data without their parents consent

The settlement calls for YouTube to create a system for channels to flag their videos as "child-directed content."
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki.

YouTube reportedly agrees to pay up to $200 million in FTC settlement

YouTube is under investigation for violating children's privacy laws, and Google has reportedly agreed to a settlement.
Juul brand vaping pens are seen for sale in a shop in Manhattan in New York City

Altria sinks on report that the FTC is investigating whether Juul’s marketing is deceptive and targets minors

The FTC began its investigation before Altria purchased a 35% stake in Juul, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook understood how dangerous the Trump-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica could be much earlier than it previously said. Here’s everythin...

Ever since it was revealed in 2018, Facebook has been facing the repercussions of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.

Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony are taking a stand on ‘loot boxes’ by forcing new games to disclose their odds

The gaming industry has decided to self-regulate the sale of loot boxes by sharing the odds of receiving rare items in advance.

Mark Zuckerberg, who is under fire for Facebook’s dominance, is getting roasted for recommending a book about an inventor who drives his rivals ...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recommends "The Last Days Of Night," a book about Thomas Edison and his fight to protect his electricity monopoly.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

US regulators are talking to founders of companies Facebook acquired as part of the government’s new antitrust probe

The Federal Trade Commission is trying to figure out if Facebook engaged in anticompetitive behavior.

Facebook’s privacy settlement is such a joke, Mark Zuckerberg likely celebrated its signing

Under its deal with the FTC, Facebook's CEO wasn't held accountable or even interviewed. And the company can keep on collecting user data.

Equifax is giving up to $125 to 147 million Americans — here’s how to claim your money

After a major hack in 2017 exposed the data of over 147 million Americans, Equifax is on track to pay out hundreds of millions in a settlement.