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Mobile app developers take note – federal COPPA crackdown coming

Mobile app developers will feel the heat from the Federal Trade Commission's crackdown on children's data collection that violates the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, according to Jules Polonetsky, executive director of the privacy think tank Future of Privacy Forum.

Apple readies App Store's new Kids category ahead of iOS 7 launch

Apple is calling on developers to submit their iOS applications for inclusion within the App Store's new Kids category, slated to go live in tandem with the company's forthcoming iOS 7 mobile operating system overhaul.

IAB, ACLU stand against expanded FTC child privacy rule

The Interactive Advertising Bureau and the American Civil Liberties Union have come out against a proposal by the Federal Trade Commission issued in August that seeks to expand it authority and end the use of behavioral advertising techniques on children