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How to report a missing USPS package, file a help request and submit a missing mail claim

USPS has a multi-step process for locating a missing or lost package. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images You can report a missing USPS package by filing a claim at the USPS claims site. The sender or receiver of a USPS package can file a claim, but the original purchase receipt must be available. You can receive a refund for mail that is lost or never delivered to its final destination as long as the package is insured. Collect on Delivery (COD) items, registered mail with insurance, Priority Ma...
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How to report a missing UPS package and file a claim online to earn a refund

UPS offers a quick and easy way to track and report lost mail or packages. Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images The sender or receiver of a missing UPS package can open a claim with the company for a full refund. The entire claim process with UPS takes an average of 10 days to be completed.  You can report a missing UPS package and file a claim at the UPS claims site.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. When sending a package, UPS provides complete tracking inf...
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How to report a missing package on Amazon with the online retailer or a third-party seller

There are a few ways you can track down or report missing packages you ordered on Amazon. Sebastian Kahnert/picture alliance via Getty Images The method to report a missing package on Amazon differs depending on whether it was sold by Amazon or a third party.  Amazon's multistep process ensures customers receive the items they've paid for or are refunded if they're not satisfied.  Customers have up to 90 days to report a missing package.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for...
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How to track down a missing FedEx package by filing a claim

If your FedEx package has been lost or stolen, you'll need to file a claim on the website. Alistair Berg/Getty Images You can file a claim for a missing FedEx package within nine months of its shipment date through the company's Express, Ground, or Freight services. FedEx allows shippers or recipients to file a claim for any packages that are lost, damaged, or arrive with missing content.  You'll need your FedEx tracking number as well as supporting documents to file your claim online....
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How to stop Google from tracking you on any device

Though Google tracking can be useful, it can also be turned off, for the most part. Westend61/Getty Images You can stop Google from tracking some aspects of your online activity by changing your Google Account settings. Google tracks many details about you whenever you use your Google account on your computer, laptop, tablet, and phone. Here's how to stop Google from tracking your web activity, location, YouTube history, and more.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more s...
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Apple Defends Delay of iOS 14 Feature Limiting App Tracking, Blasts Facebook

Earlier this year, human rights and privacy groups including the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Human Rights Watch wrote to Apple, asking why it was delaying the introduction of a feature that would force apps to receive explicit opt-in from iPhone users before tracking them. Apple responded, according to BloombergRead more...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Apps, Science, Technology, Privacy, Advertising, Antitrust, Ads, Feuds, Tracking, App Store

How to track an eBay order if the seller has provided tracking information, or contact the seller for updates

It's possible to track an eBay order if the seller has provided tracking information. Shutterstock You can track an eBay order and follow along as your purchase makes its way to you, as long as the seller has provided tracking information.  eBay shippers are not required to offer tracking information, but at a minimum, you will be able to see the seller's processing time and an expected range of delivery dates. You can also contact the seller if a package has not arrived or you want a...
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IMSI-Catchers from Canada

Gizmodo is reporting that Harris Corp. is no longer selling Stingray IMSI-catchers (and, presumably, its follow-on models Hailstorm and Crossbow) to local governments: L3Harris Technologies, formerly known as the Harris Corporation, notified police agencies last year that it planned to discontinue sales of its surveillance boxes at the local level, according to government records. Additionally, the company would no longer offer access to software upgrades or replacement parts, effectively slappi...
Tags: Florida, Privacy, India, Uncategorized, Surveillance, Law Enforcement, Canada, Cell Phones, Tracking, Montreal, Gizmodo, Bruce Schneier, IMSI, Harris Corporation, Harris Corp, Stingray IMSI

How to track a USPS order, get updates on your expected delivery, and find a missing package

It's easy to track and check the status of your USPS delivery. franckreporter/Getty Images You can track any USPS order directly on the USPS website to find out exactly when your package will arrive. On the tracking page, you'll find detailed information on where your package has been picked up and scanned. For missing or delayed packages, there are online forms you can fill out which are forwarded to your local Post Office. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stor...
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How to track a UPS order, leave instructions for delivery, or find a missing package

You can track a UPS order on the UPS website in a few simple steps. 10'000 Hours/Getty Images You can track any UPS order directly on the UPS website and find out exactly when your package will arrive. On the Tracking Details page, you'll find information on where your package has been picked up and scanned, as well as the expected delivery date and time. For lost or damaged packages, you can file an online claim. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. For or...
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Researchers Created an App That Monitors Your Mental Health by Tracking Your Data

Even though I appreciate that it’s for a good cause, this app still sounds like something out of Minority Report.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Android, Apps, Science, Privacy, Smartphone, Smartphones, Mental Health, Tracking, Data Privacy, Privacy And Security

Socially-Distanced Tracking Is Strange

I almost turned the invite down. In early June, Ford lit up my inbox with an invitation to head to Joliet, Illinois, to drive the Shelby GT500 on track at the members-only Autobahn Country Club. Ah, Joliet – best known for the now-defunct prison featured in The Blues Brothers and other media. Also home of […] The post Socially-Distanced Tracking Is Strange appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Racing, Ford, Autos, Tracking, Shelby, Joliet, Blues Brothers, Joliet Illinois, News Blog, Ford Mustang Shelby Gt500, Autobahn Country Club, Shelby GT500, Coronavirus

How to Not Lose Your Kids When Traveling

The reality of traveling with children is that they have so much energy and excitement and it keeps them moving—sometimes in the opposite direction. And then you get distracted for a half second, turn your head, and your child has seemingly vanished. There’s no fear quite like it. I have certainly been there.Read more...
Tags: Safety, Children, Gps, Tracking, Lifehacks

Apple’s Safari will soon tell you all the ad trackers watching you

Apple is turning the tables on invasive ad trackers. The tech giant announced Monday a new privacy feature in its underdog browser, Safari, which will shine a spotlight on all of the ad trackers embedded on each article or website you visit. Safari’s new anti-tracking feature sits in the top part of the browser next to the address bar, and blocks intrusive trackers as you browse the web. Users can also open the anti-tracker and view a privacy report, which details all of the trackers on the ...
Tags: Apple, Firefox, Security, Privacy, Events, Tech, Web Browsers, Safari, Software, Tracking, Online Advertising, macOS, Firefox Focus, Wwdc 2020

Should I Worry About Mystery Boxes on My Town's Utility Poles?

I don’t really pay much attention to my neighborhood’s utility poles—as long as they’re standing strong and not sparking, humming strangely, or anything like that, they do their thing and I do my thing. However, some Lifehacker readers are a bit more eagle-eyed than me.Read more...
Tags: Privacy, Phone, Surveillance, Tracking, Lifehacks

Major European Players Push for Coronavirus-Tracking App Platform

Several preeminent states in the European Union are backing Bluetooth-based, contact-tracing technology to help map the spread of the novel coronavirus outbreak via smartphone apps, Reuters reported this week. This news comes courtesy of German tech entrepreneur Chris Boos, a major coordinator behind the project…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Science, Bluetooth, Privacy, European Union, Tracking, Reuters, Pandemic, Privacy And Security, Chris Boos, Coronavirus, Covid 19, Sars Cov 2

U.S. government uses mobile location data to track movements during outbreak

The data is anonymized but its use still raises privacy concerns
Tags: Mobile, News, Privacy, Trends, Mobile Phones, Tracking, Epidemiology, Coronavirus

U.S. Reportedly In Talks To Use Your Location Data to Contain the Pandemic

No matter how we feel about tackling the current coronavirus situation, the consensus from federal and public health officials seems to be the same: we need more data to do it. So naturally, it makes sense to look to the data-hoovering tech companies to lend their expertise on the issue. At least, that’s what’s…Read more...
Tags: Science, Data, Tracking, What Could Go Wrong, Coronavirus

Four States Use A Flaw Filled Mobile Voting App

Four States Use A Flaw Filled Mobile Voting App Creating a secure voting application is near to impossible.  WIth hackers right on the tails of technology working to thwart every advantage, it will be a long while until we can create an app that could assure the authenticity of our elections.  Dif...
Tags: Security, Mobile, Apps, Politics, Elections, Technology, Privacy, Internet, Government, Sem, Malware, Cybersecurity, Cybercrime, Mobile Phones, Hacking, Hackers

How to Prevent Ring from Sharing Your Data with Marketing Companies

Ring home security devices are supposed to help keep your family and home safe, but it turns out the company uses its products to sell your personal data to third-party advertisers and marketers. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) recently published a report showing that the Ring app contains undisclosed…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Privacy, Tracking, Lifehacks, Ring, Electronic Frontier Foundation EFF

Why teams need onboarding and training systems

Do yourself and your team a favor: Establish strong onboarding and training systems to make achieving your goals more seamless and systematic
Tags: Scripts, Goals, Goal, Training, Leads, Experience, Radio, Measurement, Teams, Tracking, Script, Onboarding, Baseline, Scripting, Progress, Select

Google’s brand new live music platform for artists helps them track and plan concerts

Millions of people come to Google for details and tickets for live concerts and they’re using all that data to help artists and labels out with DEMAND. DEMAND is a new data analytics platform from Google’s lab team for experimental projects, Area 120. They saw the amount of data on live music that was coming through searches and website clicks and thought; There must be something we can do with this! So they did and now their new platform DEMAND is available to provide unique insights i...
Tags: Google, Music, Events, Trends, Analytics, Analysis, Manager, Live Music, Managers, Tracking, Tickets, Gigs, Pricing, Labels, Artist / Label News, Ticketing

5G Will Be Built-In to Almost Every Device Later This Year — Is Your Security Stance Ready?

5G Will Be Built-In to Almost Every Device Later This Year — Is Your Security Stance Ready? With 5G on the horizon, we are starting to see a significant expansion of the “Internet of Things” — and it is creating a huge security challenge for businesses! A bigger attack surface at your business = m...
Tags: Security, Updates, Business, Technology, Networking, Privacy, Internet, Sem, Challenge, Patches, Tracking, Iot, 5g, Operations, Radio_Show, Best Practices

Find Out How Facebook Tracks You Even When You're Not Using It

We all know Facebook tracks what you do while using its apps and website, but the social media monolith also collects data from third-party apps, services, and websites, even when you’re not using Facebook. It’s one of the ways Facebook’s targeted ads become eerily specific and seem to know what you’ve been looking up…Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Social Media, Tracking, Lifehacks, Facebook Tracks

2020 Market Research Conference Speaker Gender Tracker #MRX #NewMR

This list shows the gender ratio of speakers at marketing research and related conferences during 2020. These data are not 100% accurate. I am not always able to identify whether a speaker is male or female based on their name and/or photo, and online and printed programs don’t reflect last minute changes to the schedule. […]
Tags: Gender, Diversity, Speaker, Tracking, Conference, Gender Bias, Branding, Market Research, Wire, Marketing Research, Gender Ratio, 50/50 Initiative, Change The Ratio

Add Self Care to Your 'To Do' List

For the past couple of years, I’ve been using a bullet journal to track all kinds of things. Work assignments and appointments, my son’s soccer games and karate classes, my workouts, even what I made for dinner. (The dinner tracking is particularly helpful whenever I find myself in a rut—spaghetti again?—because I can…Read more...
Tags: Tracking, Lifehacks, Journaling, Self Care

Pesky Apps That You Need To Delete ASAP

Pesky Apps That You Need To Delete ASAP Not all Apps are Good Apps…   Depressive Apps. With everyone curating an unrealistic, heavily manufactured, idealized version of their lives, we all start to believe other people’s lives are so much better than our own. It is time to get off Facebook...
Tags: Ios, Health, Google, Amazon, Security, Updates, Mobile, Facebook, Business, Instagram, Washington Post, Advertising, Marketing, Walmart, Data, Sem

Vulnerable Location data — It does not take an Expert to Spy on your Every Movement with Your Phone.

Vulnerable Location data — It does not take an Expert to Spy on your Every Movement with Your Phone.   The media tracked President Donald Trump’s movements during the campaign using cellphone data. Using leaked phone data to track the movements, one of his Secret Service agents, they even found the agent’s name and...
Tags: Security, Business, Technology, Safety, Internet, Sem, Spying, Hacking, Washington Dc, Employees, Anonymity, Phones, Applications, Secret Service, Capitol Hill, Tracking

How is your Social Credit Score? It turns out that some American Universities use them to track their students.

How is your Social Credit Score? It turns out that some American Universities use them to track their students. Have you heard of the app called SpotterEDU? Initially developed by a college basketball coach who used it to track his athletes as they traveled to their respective campuses. Now, ...
Tags: Iphone, Ios, Android, Security, Mobile, Education, Privacy, Safety, College, Censorship, Sem, Phone, Cybersecurity, Online, Spying, Surveillance

All of Spotify for Artists’ new features and updates from 2019

Spotify’s artist data and analytics platform is an amazing resource to track fans and streaming performance. It expanded a lot in 2019. Spotify for Artists is the name of music streaming giant Spotify’s platform tailored for labels, managers and artists themselves. It presents real-time data on music performance, offers customisation options for artist profiles and much more as a hub for people with music on Spotify to view and control their streaming journey. 2019 saw the platform grow...
Tags: Updates, Facebook, Spotify, Music, New York, La, Atlanta, Georgia, Features, Artists, Elton John, Nashville, Tracking, Team, Recap, Janelle Monae