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LinkedIn Settles Class-Action Stemming From Data Breach

Social networking service LinkedIn has agreed to pay $1.25 million in order to settle a class-action lawsuit stemming from a 2012 data breach. The social networking company also promises that, for the next five years, it will protect users' passwords by "salting" and "hashing" them. ...

Opinion

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Ideate. Activate. Opiate.

We at Smackeroo.com are all about authenticity. Authenticity and heroin. We are the disruptive serial entrepreneurs to first reach market with artisanal opiates (think: methadone on steroids, with a hint of fennel) merchandised through an empowered ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

SearchBlog
Google's 10-Year IPO And The Parallel Between AdWords And Dutch Auction

Is there a correlation between Google's use of Dutch auction when taking the company through an initial public offering (IPO) and the AdWords auction model? Google originally launched AdWords with a CPM model and later transitioned ...

Data and Targeting Insider
Don't Just Target The Moment: Be A Companion On The Journey

Big themes at this week's Mobile Insider Summit? The new expectation of "instant"; the crying need for cross-screen tracking and seamless experiences; the role of mobile in the post-purchase experience. ...

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