Are You Listening? The FTC Has Been: Enforcement Policy Issued for Child Audio Recordings
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Take out the microphone and get ready to record! Just don’t ask any personal questions and make sure that you’re prepared to then dump it all. This sums up the guidance provided by the Federal Trade Commission in a recently released Enforcement Policy. The Policy was released in response to frequently raised concerns from industry members regarding the need for developers of voice commanded technologies to comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Rule, particularly where such technologies are designed for home use and may record the voices of children.
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