FTC to Examine ISP Privacy Practices on Consumer Behavior and Device Use

AT&T, Comcast, Google Fiber, T-Mobile and Verizon are all being analyzed

The FTC is looking into how major broadband players use consumer data. Getty Images

The Federal Trade Commission said in a statement on Tuesday that it is looking into how major U.S. internet broadband providers “collect, retain, use and disclose information” about consumers and the devices they use to access the internet.

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