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Quirky picks up organization design firm Undercurrent

The organizational design firm will help the crowdsourced invention brand move beyond its existing corporate partnerships with GE and Harmon.

By April 13, 2015

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Find out (some of) what one big data broker knows about you

Leading data broker Acxiom's free AboutTheData.com service offers a glimpse of the ad-targeting information the company has collected about you. But opting out of targeted ads may not be so simple.

By September 14, 2013

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The 404 1,506: Where we're now accepting Bitcoin donations (podcast)

Wrapping up the winners and losers of E3 2014, bands accepting Bitcoin as currency, and trying to explain how apartment brokers somehow survived the Internet.

By June 16, 2014

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The 404 1,506: Where we're now accepting Bitcoin donations

Wrapping up the winners and losers of E3 2014, bands accepting Bitcoin as currency, and trying to explain how apartment brokers somehow survived the Internet.

By June 16, 2014

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Data broker Acxiom to reveal what it knows about you

Acxiom, the company that tracks everything from your income to your politics, plans to introduce a service that will reveal what it knows about you, according to a new report.

By April 10, 2013

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Congressional Privacy Caucus takes aim at data brokers

The caucus, made up of both Democrats and Republicans, has requested information from companies that collect, analyze, and sell consumer information.

By July 25, 2012

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Hackers crack major data firms, sell info to ID thieves, says report

An illegal, hacker-helmed identity-theft service called SSNDOB -- as in Social Security Number and date of birth -- compromises servers at several major US data brokers, according to a report.

By September 25, 2013

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Do Not Track privacy bill reintroduced in Senate

A new bill aims to ensure Web browsers and Internet companies give users an opt out option of being tracked online by advertisers and data brokers.

By February 28, 2013

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Ep. 1146: Where we hiss downstream

Aunt Jill Schlesinger returns from her "work trip" to Mexico refreshed and ready to answer all your dire financial questions on today's episode. We'll also celebrate National Financial Planning Week by learning how to avoid brokers and manage our own finances.

By October 9, 2012

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The 404 1,146: Where we hiss downstream (podcast)

Aunt Jill Schlesinger returns from her "work trip" to Mexico refreshed and ready to answer all your dire financial questions on today's episode. We'll also celebrate National Financial Planning Week by learning how to avoid brokers and manage our own finances.

By October 9, 2012