Protecting Consumers

The Federal Trade Commission has launched a blog associated with its public hearings on “Protecting Consumers in the Next Tech-ade,” held Nov. 6-8, 2006. The hearings examined how evolving technology will shape and change the habits, opportunities, and challenges of consumers and businesses in the coming decade. It featured experts from the business, government, and technology sectors, consumer advocates, academicians, and law enforcement officials. The blog features interviews with experts and covers topics that complement the hearing sessions. Members of the public may comment on the blog entries.

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