The agency has warned companies against using what it calls "illegal dark patterns" to trap consumers into subscriptions that are then hard to get out of.
In its unanimous ruling, the court says the FTC could always ask Congress for more authority to recover money for victims.
The airwaves on the auction block include frequencies in what's called the mid-band range, allowing 5G signals to travel fast and far.
Erik Gordon thinks we won't see Facebook broken up and spun off into smaller separate companies.
Critics say the $170 million penalty will do little to change the video platform's behavior.
The Federal Trade Commission is reportedly ready to hit Facebook with a fine of about $5 billion.
According to the Wall Street Journal, the 3-2 vote broke along party lines.
A federal judge has ruled that Qualcomm unlawfully squeezed out rivals in the cellphone chip market and charged excessive royalties to cellphone manufacturers such as Apple.
Today's voice assistants and smart devices can act like salespeople who knock on your door.
A Wired reporter tells about the man responsible for nearly 100 million automated calls.