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Jan 23

Univ. of Central Florida Senior, Ashley Dillon, Wins Spokeo’s First Connections Scholarship

by Vanessa • January 23, 2014

Last September, we announced the Spokeo Connections Scholarship with an award of $1,000 for the college student who wrote the best, 1,000-word piece about our designated topics surrounding relationships, data and people. After our review team filtered through more than 550 entries, our final review board chose between 6 excellent finalists. The winning essay not […]

Posted in Connections Scholarship, News Flash, Newsroom, People Search

Jan 08

Spokeo Partners with Online Dating Expert, Julie Spira, to Discuss “The Business of Love and Dating.”

by Miriam • January 8, 2014

Winter is widely known as the peak romance season. From holiday party dates, to mistletoe kisses, people generally yearn for a romantic relationship more so during the holidays than at any other time. Likewise the act of dating increases as people search for that significant other to enjoy from Christmas through Valentine’s Day. According to […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search, Press Releases, Spokeo Research

Oct 17

Search Before You Date

by Vanessa • October 17, 2013

For many, dating can be stressful because men and women fear the unknown. It may be nerves or anxiety at play, but people feel the need to research their potential partners just before or after their initial meeting. Just how many people actually do this? Spokeo set out to discover if Americans are researching people […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, People Search Trends

Sep 12

Spokeo Mobile Refresh: Keeping Smartphone Search Simple

by Vanessa • September 12, 2013

    Today, we’re excited to unveil a new smartphone experience for Spokeo.  It features a simple and sleek skin that enables less typing and tapping, and delivers a more direct path to the information you want (come to think of it, the new look would pair nicely with a green iPhone 5c, see image). […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Product Highlights & Updates

Aug 14

Keepin’ it Fresh… Spokeo’s New Homepage

by Ray • August 14, 2013

Back in April, we introduced you to a new version of the Spokeo homepage, complete with a new logo. It was the first step to updating the look and feel of Spokeo and today we’re excited to continue evolving our experience. The First Look There are so many ways to use Spokeo’s powerful search tool […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Product Highlights & Updates

Jun 26

Getting Local with INNOVATE PASADENA

by Ray • June 26, 2013

At Spokeo, a leading people search platform, we are focused on two things: making sure our product delivers on our promise to help people reconnect and participating as an active citizen in our community. Being active in our community means sometimes we’re helping kids in our area learn to code and other times it means […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Tech Watch

Apr 15

Visualizing People Movement: 350 Million US Addresses At Once

by Vanessa • April 15, 2013

The team at Spokeo is working hard to make sure you find the information you are looking for, while also finding ways to help process and understand the information that exists about people.  Today, we’re proud to present data visualizations of 350 million U.S. address change records from 2000 to 2009.  See videos here.

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Spokeo Research

Apr 12

Spokeo at 7: So Fresh

by Ray • April 12, 2013

Today, we’re proud to introduce you to the new look of Spokeo.com.  By redesigning the homepage and logo, we’re hoping to share a little more about what we believe in here at Spokeo and what we’re about as we continue on our mission to organize information around people. The majority of people who visit Spokeo […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom

Mar 20

Announcing the winners of the Spokeo Search Angel Awards!

by Vanessa • March 20, 2013

Last fall, we announced our partnership with the Mixed Roots Foundation to launch the Spokeo Search Angel Awards. Shortly thereafter in November, we announced a call for nominations on behalf of deserving search angels. It’s been a very long awaited announcement, but today, we are elated to announce the five deserving winners of the Spokeo […]

Posted in News Flash, Newsroom, Spokeo Search Angels

Feb 28

Introducing Spokeo’s New VP of Communications: Kristen Morquecho

by Vanessa • February 28, 2013

Spokeo is proud to announce that Kristen Morquecho, formerly director of corporate communications at Yahoo!, has joined Spokeo as vice president of communications. Kristen will oversee the corporate communications strategy for the people search provider including the execution of all external and internal communications, as well as media and community relations activities for the various […]

Posted in Inside Spokeo, News Flash, Newsroom