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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 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 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 […]

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Jun 27

Technology and Reunions

by Vanessa • June 27, 2014

It’s obvious. Here at Spokeo, we love reunions and we love technology. We especially love when technology is responsible for making reunions happen. Our product is dedicated to helping individuals research one another in hopes that we’ll bring more people together. We’ve dedicated ourselves to supporting the volunteers that reunite adoptees and their families through our Spokeo […]

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Jun 18

7 Players to Know in the 2014 World Cup

by Spokeo • June 18, 2014

The world’s been waiting four long years for the next couple of weeks and the soccer decks are stacked. Between dominant Brazil’s home-field advantage and an international roster of talent that’s nary been seen at a World Cup before, this year’s event should be one to remember. Whether you’re a die-hard soccer (ahem, excuse us, […]

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