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Tuesday December 18th, 2018 6:25AM

AP Business - Consumer News

A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you
A US privacy law could be good for Facebook and Google - but bad for you
4:49PM ( 2 months ago )
Congress could negate stronger state efforts on privacy
Congress is working to come up with a new set of national rules governing how companies can use consumers' data, in part hoping to block a push by California and other U.S. states to do it on their own
12:50PM ( 2 months ago )
The Latest: Tech firms back US privacy law to negate states
Internet companies hoping to avoid a patchwork of state laws on consumer data privacy are supporting a federal proposal that could negate those state laws
12:00PM ( 2 months ago )
Senate panel opens hearing on crafting US privacy law
Executives of a half-dozen U.S. internet titans have been summoned by a Senate panel to explain their privacy policies as interest grows in Congress for the government to step in to protect consumers.
11:17AM ( 2 months ago )
Senate panel to hear from internet execs on privacy policies
Executives of a half-dozen U.S. internet titans have been summoned by a Senate panel to explain their privacy policies as interest grows in Congress for the government to step in to protect consumers.
11:07AM ( 2 months ago )
The Latest: Amazon exec warns of Calif. privacy approach
Amazon is warning Congress to avoid California's model as federal lawmakers work on crafting a new consumer data privacy law.
11:04AM ( 2 months ago )
US attorneys general discuss social media privacy concerns
Top state law enforcement officials have met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions to discuss how the government can safeguard the privacy of social media users, but the meeting ended without a decision on whether to investigate
6:48PM ( 2 months ago )
EU getting 'impatient' with Facebook over consumer data use
EU consumer protection chief impatient with Facebook's efforts on improving transparency over user data, warns of sanctions
9:00AM ( 2 months ago )
EU consumer chief "impatient" with Facebook over data
The European Union's consumer protection chief said Thursday she's growing impatient with Facebook's lack of action in complying with the bloc's demands to be more transparent with users about their data
6:52AM ( 2 months ago )
EU says Airbnb will comply with demands to clarify pricing
European Union officials say Airbnb agrees to clarify pricing and booking system in response to complaints
5:47AM ( 2 months ago )