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TLC Workshop: The Data Detective

This guide outlines the issues with data brokers, the information they collect and privacy issues.

Bibliography

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Civil Rights, Big Data, and Our Algorithmic Future, edited by Wade Henderson, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Sept. 2014, bigdata.fairness.io/.

Data Brokers: A Call for Transparency and Accountability, Federal Trade Commission, May 2014, www.ftc.gov/system/files/documents/reports/data-brokers-call-transparency-accountability-report-federal-trade-commission-may-2014/140527databrokerreport.pdf.

 

Grauer, Yael. "What Are 'Data Brokers,' and Why Are They Scooping Up Information About You?" Motherboard, 27 Feb. 2018, motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/bjpx3w/what-are-data-brokers-and-how-to-stop-my-private-data-collection

 

Mandese, Joe. "Supplier of the Year: Acxiom - Who's On First, What's On Third?" Media Post, 8 Jan. 2014, www.mediapost.com/publications/article/216930/supplier-of-the-year-acxiom-whos-on-first-wha.html.

 

Melendez, Steven. "A landmark Vermont law nudges over 120 data brokers out of the shadows." Fast Company, 2 Mar. 2019,     www.fastcompany.com/90302036/over-120-data-brokers-inch-out-of-the-shadows-under-landmark-vermont-law.

 

Rader, Emilee. "How Companies are Using Cellphone Data." MSU Today, 11 Feb. 2019, theconversation.com/most-americans-dont-realize-what-companies-can-predict-from-their-data-110760.

Calvin College openURL resolverValentino-DeVries, Jennifer, et al. "Your Apps Know Where You Were Last Night, and They’re Not Keeping It Secret." New York Times, 10 Dec. 2018,  www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/12/10/business/location-data-privacy-apps.html.
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