Aug 15

Spokeo Takes the Ice Bucket Challenge!

by Melissa Barto • August 15, 2014

This week, Spokeo joined the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that is sweeping the nation. It all started when fellow Pasadena tech company, Central Desktop, challenged our staff to take the icy shower. We were happy to oblige in the name of raising money for an amazing non-profit. In fact, we are donating $1,000 to The […]

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Aug 14

Meet the Spokeo Interns: Ashwin (5 of 5)

by Vanessa • August 14, 2014

Spokeo is proud to introduce each of the five interns participating in the inaugural Spokeo internship program. For more details about the program visit: Introducing the Spokeo Interns. To inquire about participating in future internship programs please email jobs@spokeo.com. Name: Ashwin Sreenivas Nickname: “The Brain” School: Stanford University Major: Computer Science Expected Graduation: Summer of […]

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Aug 12

Meet the Spokeo Interns: Lea (4 of 5)

by Vanessa • August 12, 2014

Spokeo is proud to introduce each of the five interns participating in the inaugural Spokeo internship program. For more details about the program visit: Introducing the Spokeo Interns. To inquire about participating in future internship programs please email jobs@spokeo.com. Name: Lea Coligado Nickname: “The Ref” School: Stanford University Major: Computer Science Expected Graduation: Summer of […]

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Aug 08

Meet the Spokeo Interns: Irene (3 of 5)

by Vanessa • August 8, 2014

Spokeo is proud to introduce each of the five interns participating in the inaugural Spokeo internship program. For more details about the program visit: Introducing the Spokeo Interns. To inquire about participating in future internship programs please email jobs@spokeo.com. Name: Irene Yeh Nickname: “The Chef” School: UCLA Major: Computer Science Expected Graduation: Summer of 2016 […]

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Aug 06

Meet the Spokeo Interns: Kyle (2 of 5)

by Vanessa • August 6, 2014

Spokeo is proud to introduce each of the five interns participating in the inaugural Spokeo internship program. For more details about the program visit: Introducing the Spokeo Interns. To inquire about participating in future internship programs please email jobs@spokeo.com. Name: Kyle Boss Nickname: “The Good Guy” or “Tin tin” (see below) School: UC Berkeley Major: […]

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Aug 04

Meet the Spokeo Interns: Kunal (1 of 5)

by Vanessa • August 4, 2014

Spokeo is proud to introduce each of the five interns taking part in the inaugural Spokeo internship program. For more details about the program visit: Introducing the Spokeo Interns. To inquire about participating in future internship programs please email jobs@spokeo.com. Name: Kunal Patel Nickname: “The Mouth” School: Georgia Tech Major: Computer Science Expected Graduation: May 2015 […]

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Aug 01

Introducing the Spokeo Interns!

by Vanessa • August 1, 2014

We’re a growing team that likes to give back, and this year we launched a new program that helps us both grow AND give back at the same time. This summer, we launched the first formal internship program at Spokeo. Starting in June, the first of our five interns started with us and will stay […]

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Jul 22

Afraid You’re Being Catfished? Here’s What to Do.

by Spokeo • July 22, 2014

It’s worrisome to trust people you meet online nowadays. Between online dating, social networking sites, and online classifieds sites like Craiglist, it’s almost inevitable someone will try to catfish you at some point. Don’t know what “catfishing” even means? You’re way behind the curve (and you should probably stop sending money to that Nigerian prince that emailed you). […]

Posted in People Search, People Search Trends, Protecting Yourself

Jul 16

Spokeo Launches Version 8.0: Responsive Design

by Vanessa • July 16, 2014

If you frequent the Spokeo site, you may have noticed some very pleasant changes lately. Over the past few days, we’ve been proudly rolling out version 8.0 of our site. What does 8.0 entail? A lot of prettier finishes, but mostly responsive design! What does responsive design mean to you, the user? Responsive design is […]

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Jul 08

Top Searched Celebs of June 2014

by Spokeo • July 8, 2014

Who’s who on the web this summer? If the month of June was any indication, sports reign supreme this season. Using Spokeo’s vast network of data and information from hundreds of thousands of people searches, here’s a look at the top-searched celebrities of June 2014. Cristiano Ronaldo How you feel about Ronaldo right now probably […]

Posted in Famous People Search, News Flash, People Search, People Search Trends