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telemarketing

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IBM's Watson to become telemarketer?

Some of the more difficult humans on Earth, telemarketers, might soon be replaced by a geek god, IBM's Watson supercomputer.

By July 6, 2011

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Team up to take out telemarketers with Caller Complaints

Put spam calls to bed for good with Caller Complaints.

By May 9, 2008

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Comcast Digital Voice: Telemarketers included

Comcast can't seem to milk its customers enough.

By December 18, 2007

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Verizon sues telemarketers

Verizon sues telemarketers

By September 6, 2005

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Sprint agrees to pay $7.5M to FCC in 'Do Not Call' settlement

The phone company hands millions to the US government in the largest-ever settlement over the opt-out-of-telemarketing registry.

By May 19, 2014

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Screen unwanted calls without one-at-a-time blocking

The free Nomorobo service and AT&T's Privacy Manager help reduce the number of nuisance calls that aren't blocked by the Do Not Call registry.

By April 17, 2014

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Dish sued by FTC over 'Do Not Call' rules

The satellite TV provider faces a lawsuit over charges that it called consumers who had asked to be taken off their call list.

By August 24, 2012

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TalkTalk fined £750,000 for calling you and hanging up

UK regulator Ofcom has fined TalkTalk £750,000 over excessive silent and abandoned phone calls.

By April 18, 2013

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The best robo-call ever? Or the freakiest?

A Time magazine staffer got a call from a telemarketer who sounded not quite human. That's when the fun -- and the weirdness -- started.

By December 14, 2013

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FTC offers $50,000 to robocall killers

A menace to business and consumer alike, robocall removal is now under the eye of the Federal Trade Commission.

By October 19, 2012