Taggato: Data

DonorsChoose Invites Developers and Data Analysts To Hack Its Data

DonorsChoose Invites Developers and Data Analysts To Hack Its Data

Who has the ultimate solution for bridging the gaps in education funding? Computer hackers, maybe. The education donation site, DonorsChoose, believes it’s worth a try. The organization is releasing its data to developers and data analysts f…

WikiLeaks Spending Data Shows Sharp Increase

WikiLeaks Spending Data Shows Sharp Increase

New data from the German foundation that processes WikiLeaks’ bills show that the document-leaking website has sharply increased its spending as it seeks to professionalize its activities by paying salaries–primarily to founder Julian Assan…

Web Delivery Firm Says Comcast Charging Unfair Fee For Data

Web Delivery Firm Says Comcast Charging Unfair Fee For Data

WASHINGTON — Level 3 Communications Inc., an Internet backbone company that supports Netflix Inc.’s increasingly popular movie streaming service, complained Monday that cable giant Comcast Corp. is charging it an unfair fee for the rig…

Judge: Free Speech Protects Amazon Buyers’ Data

Judge: Free Speech Protects Amazon Buyers’ Data

RALEIGH, N.C. — Lists that identify the books, music and movies individual customers bought from online retailer Amazon.com Inc. are protected from North Carolina tax collectors, a federal judge has ruled.Amazon said in a lawsuit it fi…