How much is your privacy worth? A new startup called Datacoup is making headlines for its radical business model: The company will pay you up to $8 per month for anonymized access to your financial data and social media accounts. Datacoup customers are asked to sign over access to their Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and other social […]
DataCoup offers a data exchange platform for consumers to aggregate and sell their own anonymous personal data. Founded by Matt Hogan in 2012, DataCoup is backed by investors that include Envestnet Yodlee Incubator and is headquartered in New York.