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Newsletters 2009

Data2Know Issue 2009: Volume 8, Issue 6

Public Record Searches

In this issue of Data2Know, the reader can expect to find a details article on public record searches and computer databases. Here, we take you through all the most commonly-used online sources, explaining each source, including its strengths and weaknesses. Readers are also instructed on how to locate subjects using online records and types of searches associated with locating said subjects. We also dive into obtaining financial information, locating assets, and how to search for hard assets and asset potential.

ALSO: Get informed with our "Industry Undercover" section---find out where to search through over seven million US patents; read about two different online directories to guide you through local and national companies; discover a catalog of science, engineering, technology, and many more conference proceedings; uncover a new online social networking bookmark list; learn about two sites dedicated to tracking and detecting changes in the social media; and get further information on international searches.

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Data2Know Issue 2009: Volume 8, Issue 5

Fradulent E-mail

In this issue of Data2Know, our main article is entitled, "Winning at the Shell Game." This issue focuses on fraudulent e-mails, or "phish." Here, we discuss how to detect a phish and how to protect yourself from falling victim to these fraudulent people or groups. Our article dives deep into inspecting these e-mails from reading the header and dealing with the content to getting boots on the ground and "looking under the shell." Read how you, the investigator, can learn to research hand-pick these phish to help protect the companies who hire you.

ALSO: Get informed with our "Industry Undercover" section---learn where to link to hundreds of legal databases from dozens of countries; uncover a source that houses proprietary documents of companies, manuals, and even legal filings; read about a database that covers all scientific journals; find out where to go to find and hide IP addresses; read a then-and-now article focused on search engines; and find the source for researching companies in Mexico.

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Data2Know Issue 2009: Volume 8, Issue 4

Real Time Searches

In this issue of Data2Know, the focus is on real time searches and how to track a spy online. Learn about all of the sites that are extremely useful in real time searches and how they operate, along with their strengths and weaknesses. Discover how and where to look for online updates on a subject and their lives. Also, in an in-depth review, let Data2Know take you through the realm of Bing.com, the latest search engine from Microsoft, and all of its features. Read all of the details on why Bing.com is a Data2Know Top 10 choice!

ALSO: Get informed with our "Industry Undercover" section---read about a Canadian, fee-based database focused on bankruptcy records; find out health and disease statistics in a current database; go beyond YouTube in this list of other, lesser-known video sites; discover a great way to track the movers and shakers within a specific company; learn the best place to read reviews of small companies; find out the most comprehensive site for searching through advertisements; and figure out who's really doing business in Bermuda.

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Data2Know Issue 2009: Volume 8, Issue 3


In this issue of Data2Know, we take our readers, step-by-step, through Knowx.com--a user-friendly public records database. Find out what searches are available on Knowx, some of the standard account search offerings and their prices, and other equally important sites linked to Knowx. In this article, Data2Know will take you through the entire world of Knowx, its best qualities and its faults, and what to do afterward. This comprehensive, engaging article will give you an insider’s look at a great public records database and all it has to offer.

ALSO: Get informed with our "Industry Undercover" section---find the best and most up-to-date air traffic reports online; discover an excellent source for tracking hobbies, sports, and interests (among other things) of your subjects; read about the best place to research Cuban news and media; look into a great media source for covering all industries and their impact on the environment; find a new, fantastic search tool for investigating arson and accidents; and uncover the best starting point for looking up target companies in a specific geographic location.

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Data2Know Issue 2009: Volume 8, Issue 2

Connecting The Dots

In this issue of Data2Know, our main article is "Connecting the Dots," an activity that transcends all of the investigative fields. This article focuses on the methods and tools available to investigators when it comes to being thorough and "connecting the dots" in their investigations. From free sites to fee-based resources and everything in between, Data2Know takes you through the online world and the approaches for locating associations between individuals and realizing connections between companies. This issue runs through the gamut of online tools and methods to help any level of investigator to conduct fully-rounded investigations.

ALSO: Get informed with our "Industry Undercover" section---discover a one-stop answer site for all of your consumer needs, read about the latest place to find small clues and comments from your subjects, check out the largest registrar of US race statistics, learn about a very graphical approach to delivering headline news, uncover another robust and comprehensive search engine with a new perspective, and find out where a company ranks based on many different facets at a new available site.

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Data2Know Issue 2009: Volume 8, Issue 1

Public Records vs. Public Information

In this issue of Data2Know we discuss the difference between public records and public information. This article deals with the mistrust of the database services available and the need to get as close as possible to the individual subject and their paperwork. We dive into the pertinence of gathering first-hand information from your subject directly as well as their public paperwork and files. Data2Know takes you through some of the virtual places on can gain first-hand knowledge to aid in their investigations. This issue also dips into Yoname.com--what it is, how it works, and why we use it.

ALSO: Get informed with our "Industry Undercover" section---find out where to go to search listings of every class action lawsuit in the US, learn which social network is consider the "most international" and why, discover which site is best for conducting medical cases or investigations, uncover the easiest route to regionally specific newspapers and TV channels, read about Yahoo's most recent restrictive policy, and figure out which site to use when you need to hunt down personal names and index them directly into your directory.

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