All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Data mining’

IP Targeted Political Advertising on the Horizon

Elect Strategies, is a data targeting firm that specializes in providing demographic information to political marketing campaighns and recently they are promoting the ability to target markets via IP addresses. For those not familiar with these types of firms and what kind of data they offer, here are some breakdowns on what they offer: *Physical addresses for most of the …

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US Researchers Decide Spying On Citizens Is Bad

You remember back in 2006 when there was all this controversy over the US Dept. of Justice subpoenaing search results from Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, and AOL? Remember how AT&T and Verizon sold their customers out by making telephone records an open surveillance buffet for the government?

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