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This is how companies track you and learn your secrets

Target’s Marketing department asked it’s newest hire in 2012, a statistician, “If we wanted to figure out if a customer is pregnant, even if she didn’t want us to know, can you do that?” Why, because “new parents are a retailer’s holy...

Did you know your off-line shopping is tracked too?

Google already monitors your online shopping — but now it’s also keeping an eye on what you’re buying in real-world stores as part of its latest effort to sell more digital advertising. The offline tracking scans most credit and debit card transa...