Search Lately, there has been a lot of discussion about the future of our information consumption. Are we going to be using search in a different way or using niche search engines? Are we going to get recommendations from from our social network? Will the results be personalized based on our behaviors, or even just a list of topics that we like? If you ask three different people you will probably get three different answers. The context can also change the answer. The Ultimate Amateur Private Eye Guide: 50 Free Services to Dig Up Info on Anyone Whether you’re an employer trying to research a sketchy job candidate, someone suspicious of the show-off date they found online, or trying to research sex offenders in your area, there are a number of free internet tools to turn you into an amateur private eye. Check out our list of 50 totally free services that will let you dig up the dirt on anyone. All-in-One Services and Public Records Search
25 Free People Search Engines to Find Anyone I’ve been in this people search industry for over 3 years now and while researching, I found many free, high quality free people search engines to help you reconnect with friends, family, school friends or any other person from your past (or, in other words, find anyone for free online.) So I decided to put them in one huge list. Here they are: Free People Search – Check if the Person is Online 1. eVerify (great for searching people from the US)
New Resources Added to EBSCO Discovery Service Sunday, 21st June 2015 New Resources Added to EBSCO Discovery Service By Africa S. Hands From EBSCO Discovery Pulse: With EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) the highest quality information resources are available at your fingertips. Ten Ways You Can Use the Web to Find People Tracking down someone you might have lost contact with is one of the most popular activities on the Web all over the world, and with good reason: the vast amounts of free information available online make finding people easier than ever before in history. The following tools and websites are all free and easy to use. According to About.com reader reviews and feedback, these selections deliver consistently reliable results with the least amount of work. A couple of things to keep in mind while reading this article, and before you start using any of the resources listed here: Be patient.
15 Websites to Find People On The Internet In today’s Internet world of booming social networks, it’s easier to find lost friends and colleagues than it ever was before. In fact, the private world of yesterday is now an online world with open access to social networks, government databases, and public records. If you’re looking for a long lost friend, or maybe want to do a background check on someone, consider the following free resources to find people on the internet. Crawl the Internet The Internet is essentially a giant database, overflowing with data points about individuals. Today, it’s hard to find anyone who hasn’t commented on a blog entry, made a post in an online forum, or registered at Facebook or Flickr.
30 Resources to Find the Data You Need Let's say you have this idea for a visualization or application, or you're just curious about some trend. But you have a problem. You can't find the data, and without the data, you can't even start. Find People's email, address, phone number, background & more... MaidenName.net - a database of people who have changed surname (mostly women who married). Relies on people like you and me to volunteer information. If you have a former surname, let them know your new details, so old friends can find you... Old School Friends - There are many USA organizations like School News or Class Reunion Search that help you reconnect with high school and college buddies / friends / pals / mates / lovers. Also try Friends Reunited (UK), MyOldMate (UK), School Friends (Australia & NZ) The Sikh Directory - Small directory, provides information of Sikh people and businesses
Creepy Tools for Social Engineers and Information Gathering Gelocation has been a hot topic in the social engineering world for quite some time. As a social engineer it is important to be able to profile your targets efficiently. Tools like SET and Maltego make social engineering engagements easier. Yet up until now there wasn’t a tool out there that helped a social engineer track the physical where-a-bouts of their targets. Topsy - Instant social insight With iOS 9, Search lets you look for content from the web, your contacts, apps, nearby places, and more. Powered by Siri, Search offers suggestions and updates results as you type. There are two ways to use Search on your iOS device. Quick Search Drag down from the middle of the Home screen and type what you're looking for. Siri Suggestions