Watch out for false claims in advertising
The Federal Trade Commission recently announced that it had sent letters to more than 60 companies, including 20 of the 100 largest advertising firms in the country, warning about missing or hard...
SPOILER ALERT: ‘Family Guy’ and ‘The Simpsons’ crossover and a character dies
How do you keep things fresh in your 26th season? If you’re “The Simpsons,” you roll out a jaw-dropping couch gag AND kill off a Springfield resident while you’re at it. Simpsons fans were warned of a character’s impending demise and online speculation had focused on Krusty the Clown. That turned out to be a […]
Detroit Fire Department could get new alert system
The Detroit Fire Department could be getting a new emergency alert system for free after a consultant disclosed during the city's bankruptcy trial that a can filled with screws alerts some firefighters to emergencies.
Internet Providers Launch Copyright Alert System
Content holders plan to monitor P2P sites and identify works that have been uploaded without authority. Notices are then sent to ISPs, which pass along warnings to its users. The Copyright Alert System has alternatively been called the "Six Strike Policy ...