Browsing the "Phone Ads" Category

Phone Ads

iTriage App

Published on July 21st, 2016 by TINA

Health care app makes changes to data collection disclosures following self-regulatory review. ... Read More

Phone Ads


Published on April 13th, 2015 by TINA

Class-action lawsuit takes a swipe at online dating app's new policy to charge for unlimited likes.... Read More

Phone Ads

Gatorade Mobile App

Published on January 29th, 2014 by TINA

Whether Gatorade is a better choice than water for athletes depends on the duration and intensity of the exercise, says science. Either way, we’re pretty sure water is not “the enemy” of performance. But Gatorade, in ... Read More

Phone Ads

Invest in Penny Stocks?

Published on January 24th, 2014 by TINA

We received this spam text message on our phone. Pros: – It’s clearly marked as SPAM, so we guess there’s a point for honesty. – The link does simply take you to the sign-up page for ... Read More

Phone Ads

Solution Tech Support

Published on September 9th, 2013 by TINA

A staff member at recently received a call from someone claiming to be a tech support specialist. The conversation went something like this: THEM (staticky connection, blocked phone number, foreign accent): Hello, I am calling ... Read More

Phone Ads

Sterling Precious Metals

Published on August 23rd, 2013 by TINA

The FTC has banned Sterling Precious Metals from selling precious metals after the telemarketing company conned nearly $5 million from elderly consumers. Sterling Precious Metals allegedly promised customers they could profit by investing in precious metals ... Read More

Back to Top ↑