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Scaling the Mt. Everest of Behavioral Analytics
Professor of Robotics and Director of the CREATE Lab at Carneg...
Multiple companies are vying to be the entry point for your behavioral interaction at home: Nest, Google, Amazon, Apple, Samsung and many others. All of them want to know what you do, what you buy, and how you behave at home.
How To Stop AT&T From Selling Your Data
AT&T Is Going To Start Selling Your Data, So Here's How You Can Opt Out
Selling customer data is nothing new for the likes of Facebook and Google. Those companies make billions of dollars targeting
Everything We Know About What Data Brokers Know About You
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The stores where you shop sell it to them. Regulators and some in Congress have been taking a closer look at these so-called
Threat to Online Privacy Starts With the Way the Internet Makes Money
Dean, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism
Any reforms that halt the harvest of personal information that is most nettlesome on privacy grounds would be fundamentally incompatible with the Internet's essential business model.
'Scrapers' Dig Deep For Data On The Web
The market for personal data about Internet users is booming, and in the vanguard is the practice of "scraping." Firms offer
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