|FTC Ends App Customer Data Inquiry
The FTC on Thursday announced it had reached a tentative settlement in an inquiry into the Flashlight app developer's alleged deceptive privacy practices with a series of concessions, but no fines.
|EU Approves Microsoft Deal for Nokia
Regulators within the European Union have given the green light to Microsoft's $7.4 billion buyout of Nokia. The move had been expected, but now that regulators have officially accepted it Microsoft can move forward.
|Samsung's Weak Spot in the Enterprise
Samsung is crushing the smartphone competition in terms of units sold. But the company has a perceived weak spot that is preventing it from dominating in the enterprise: its Knox security software.
|AT&T Offers No-Contract Plans
Trying to compete with the company it couldn’t buy, AT&T is rolling out no-annual-contract plans. T-Mobile was the first of the big four wireless carriers to push the smartphone contract envelope.