Local beat: Top stories from New Jersey's local websites
Local 'Haunts' (via NJ News Commons). Looking for a good haunted house story? Would you settle for a haunted school? Patricia Miller of Barnegat-Manahawkin Patch has the chilling tale of a visit by South Jersey Paranormal Research to the Elizabeth V.
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Top Websites Secretly Track Your Device Fingerprint
Websites that really want to track you without permission have a way. A new report shows a surprising number of top Internet websites using so-called "device fingerprints" to secretly track visitors—a method that avoids legal limits on the use of …
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Top Obama economist has a new job: Website development
That's according to a senior administration official, who wasn't authorized to discuss the decision by name and demanded anonymity. Widespread problems have plagued the website since its rollout Oct. 1. Obama has already pledged a "tech surge" to fix it.
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