Microsoft is told there’s nothing illegal about scraping public data from LinkedIn profiles – BetaNews

A federal judge has told Microsoft to stop preventing “talent management algorithm” hiQ Labs scraping data from public LinkedIn profiles. hiQ Labs has been using information gathered from LinkedIn to predict when people are going to leave their jobs …
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