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  4. The FTC is mailing refund checks to thousands of consumers nationwide defrauded by a telemarketer who used robocalls to pitch worthless credit card rate reduction programs for an up-front fee. Learn more about the refunds in our press release: http://go.usa.gov/rmbx. Watch this video for tips on what to do if you get a robocall.
  5. Interested in talking technology with the FTC's Chief Technologist, Ed Felten? Join us for our Twitter Chat today at 1:30pm ET. Follow www.twitter.com/TechFTC and tweet Qs to #TechFTC.
  6. The FTC has sent warning letters to marketers of replacement windows that energy claims must be backed up by scientific evidence. If you're in the market for new windows, check out our infographic on shopping for windows first.
  7. As part of its ongoing efforts to stop over-hyped advertising claims, the Federal Trade Commission has filed false advertising charges against the marketers of Your Baby Can Read! Find out more in this Business Center Blog post.
  8. Do you have comments on the FTC's proposed modifications to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule? The FTC has extended the deadline for public comments to September 24, 2012. Get more information and the link for filing online in our press release.

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