Pam Dixon

Type: Person
Name: Pam Dixon
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Résumé Keywords Are the Keys to Be Found

Most of the résumés employers receive, either as hard copies or that are uploaded electronically, reside in databases. If those databases were in graphic form, each résumé would resemble a lonely tombstone in a cemetery. In the majority of cases, ... [Published Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Fantastic Fridays come to a close

Pam Dixon, CAA Travel WinnipegThe final round of weekly winners plus five grand prize winners have been announced in Sunquest's 'Fantastic Fridays' agent incentive.The week four winners are:- Helene Robichaud from Marlin Travel in Miramichi, NB, won a ... [Published TRAVEL Hot News - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Dixon, James

James Thomas "Jim" Dixon Colonel James Thomas "Jim" Dixon born in Orange, Texas, January 10, 1925, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Williamsburg, Virginia. He was the son of the late John and Luella Stark Dixon, and was preceded in death by his ... [Published Daily Progress - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Guston L E Dixon

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — , a resident of Wynnewood, Okla, passed away on Friday July 11, 2014 at his home at the age of 84. Guston was born in Wynnewood on May 2, 1930 to Artie Aleta (White) and Jackie Diberal Dixon.Guston married Mavis Jean (Burrows) ... [Published Pauls Valley Daily Democrat - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

How Your Doctor And Insurer Will Know Your Secrets — Even If You Never Tell Them

/ Alan CrowhurstStill buying cigarettes but told your doctor you quit? That old ruse might not work for long.Some hospitals and health insurers have started buying consumers' personal data in order to identify "high-risk" patients and curtail bad health ... [Published Business Insider - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook's (Nasdaq: FB) "Experiment" Is One More Freedom Slipping Away

It's Independence Day tomorrow, so here's a story about your freedom to think about and act on.News came to light this week that a Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) data scientist named Adam Kramer conducted an experiment on 689,003 users of the social network ... [Published Money Morning - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Do Predictive Scores Violate Your Privacy?

Your credit score is not the only number card issuers and other financial marketers use to size you up.Marketers also have access to hundreds of alternative scores that rely on sensitive personal details -- such as what you tweet, how much you make and ... [Published FOXBusiness.com - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

Data Policy Implicates Unethical Facebook Emotion Experiment

There is a new development in the debate over the legality and ethics of Facebook’s ( NASDAQ:FB ) News Feed experiment, which Wall St. Cheat Sheet reported on earlier this week. Compounding the (very certain) unethical nature of Facebook’s experiment, ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Demand for big data gets bigger

Call it big data bloodlust: The more health information being generated by a growing contingency of apps, devices, electronic health records, mHealth sensors and wearables, the broader and stronger the desire for that data becomes.And those are just sources ... [Published HealthCareIT News - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Do predictive scores violate your privacy?

Some companies use these predictive scores to verify your identity and root out fraud. Others use them for marketing, to determine the ads and prices you see online.Proponents say crunching such data benefits consumers because financial marketers can ... [Published Nasdaq - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Could Big Data become Big Brother?

Call it Big Data bloodlust: The more health information being generated by a growing contingency of apps, devices, electronic health records, mHealth sensors and wearables, the broader and stronger the desire for that data becomes.And those are just sources ... [Published Government Health IT - Jun 24 2014]
First reported May 22 2014 - Updated May 23 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook bows to privacy pressure

Facebook has responded to frustration over its privacy policies by switching off the default setting that led many users to accidentally share their posts with the entire world wide web.Anyone joining Facebook from Thursday will only share their posts ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 22 2014]

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"if you are using any kind of credit card or debit card for a transaction, that has the potential of being sold" Pam Dixon, the founder and executive director of the World Privacy Forum , told Business Insider
...a payday lender, you may see offers for similar financial products with high fees and APRs, rather than offers with attractive rates and rewards. "i think industry needs to do a lot more to make sure there aren't any predators out there going after people with low or high scores" says Dixon

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Résumé Keywords Are the Keys to Be Found [Published Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel - Jul 30 2014]
Fantastic Fridays come to a close [Published TRAVEL Hot News - Jul 28 2014]
Dixon, James [Published Daily Progress - Jul 17 2014]
Guston L E Dixon [Published Pauls Valley Daily Democrat - Jul 15 2014]
How Your Doctor And Insurer Will Know Your Secr... [Published Business Insider - Jul 09 2014]
Facebook's (Nasdaq: FB) "Experiment" Is One Mor... [Published Money Morning - Jul 03 2014]
Do Predictive Scores Violate Your Privacy? [Published FOXBusiness.com - Jul 02 2014]
Data Policy Implicates Unethical Facebook Emoti... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 01 2014]
Data Policy Implicates Unethical Facebook Emoti... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 01 2014]
Demand for big data gets bigger [Published HealthCareIT News - Jun 30 2014]
Do predictive scores violate your privacy? [Published Nasdaq - Jun 27 2014]
Could Big Data become Big Brother? [Published Government Health IT - Jun 24 2014]
Data Brokers Collect And Sell Billions Of Data ... [Published Think Progress - May 28 2014]
Facebook bows to privacy pressure [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 22 2014]
Predictive Models And Secret Scores: How Comput... [Published The Consumerist - Mar 20 2014]
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Résumé Keywords Are the Keys to Be Found [Published Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel - Jul 30 2014]
Most of the résumés employers receive, either as hard copies or that are uploaded electronically, reside in databases. If those databases were in graphic form, each résumé would resemble a lonely tombstone in a cemetery. In the majority of cases, ...
Data Policy Implicates Unethical Facebook Emoti... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 01 2014]
There is a new development in the debate over the legality and ethics of Facebook’s ( NASDAQ:FB ) News Feed experiment, which Wall St. Cheat Sheet reported on earlier this week. Compounding the (very certain) unethical nature of Facebook’s experiment, ...
Data Brokers Collect And Sell Billions Of Data ... [Published Think Progress - May 28 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock Big Data companies, known as data brokers, have been compiling intricate personal profiles on nearly every American shopper, according to an in-depth report from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Data brokers collect and ...
Predictive Models And Secret Scores: How Comput... [Published The Consumerist - Mar 20 2014]
( Mike Saechang ) Savvy consumers all know that their lifetime debt history ends up in their credit score, and that lenders use that score to try to predict if someone is a good bet for a big loan like a mortgage. But even the most-connected consumer ...
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