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FTC okays final orders with Fandango, Credit Karma over mobile app security issues

While hotel chain Wyndham is challenging the FTC's right to take action against firms over IT security lapses, the agency is moving ahead with enforcement efforts, issuing final orders this week settling charges against Fandango and Credit Karma over insecure mobile apps allegations.

News Scan: Google's Glasshole move at PTO; Bad karma for Credit Karma's mobile app; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for April 7, including Google's failure in the patent office, the settlement Fandango and Credit Karma agreed to, the new audience BBM is being marketed to, the increases in U.S. mobile usage and the expected tablet growth in Latin America.

Fandango, Samsung team on mobile movie ticketing

Movie ticketing platform Fandango is partnering with Samsung Electronics to integrate ticket sales, showtimes and previews into the mobile device manufacturer's Here & Now content recommendation service, rolling out with its Galaxy Note 3 phablet.

Google Now widget brings Fandango movie passes, Zillow real estate listings

Google is updating its signature Search application for smartphones running Android 4.1 and up, introducing a new Google Now widget making it easier to access personalized information.

Apple, Fandango teaming for Siri-enabled movie ticket sales in iOS 6.1

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is collaborating with movie ticketing platform Fandango to introduce Siri voice-activated ticket purchasing options with the next update of its iOS mobile operating system.

Fandango extends mobile movie ticketing to Apple's Passbook app

Fandango is extending its Mobile Ticket service to Apple's Passbook, the new iOS 6 application that collects users' movie passes, transit cards, retailer loyalty punchcards and related documents.

Fandango adds PayPal support to movie ticketing apps

Moviegoer services provider Fandango is integrating PayPal payment support into its movie showtimes and ticketing applications for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iOS and Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android, giving

Fandango expands Mobile Ticket service to Regal theaters

Moviegoer services provider Fandango is expanding its paperless ticketing solution to Regal Entertainment Group, the nation's largest theater chain, enabling customers to purchase theater passes sent

Fandango: Mobile generates 20% of summer movie ticket sales

Moviegoer services platform Fandango reports that 20 percent of ticket sales this summer originated via the company's mobile applications and revamped mobile website. Fandango sole more mobile

Fandango premieres iPad moviegoing app

Movie ticketing and information provider Fandango launched a free application for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad tablet, promising a wealth of video clips, photos, trailers and exclusive features that