. . . the ambitions of the Obama administration and its agencies are starkly clear, noted Darren R. Hayes, program chair and lecturer at Pace University. “The FTC has taken on the Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) behemoth with extensive investigations, followed up by hefty fines, with Google Buzz being one of the most prolific reprimands,” he told the E-Commerce Times.
“The latest investigation of Google’s circumvention of Safari’s privacy protections shows that the FTC has no time for those who wish to diminish the privacy rights of online consumers,” Hayes said.