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INFOGRAPHIC: The Status Update is Coming from Inside the House
November 2, 2011
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A few weeks ago, we told you about a British study by the firm Credit Sesame that looked at how often criminals use new technology like Facebook, Twitter, Google Street View and/or Foursquare to help them commit their crimes. The researchers spoke to more than 50 former criminals, and found that a staggering 78% of them used at least one of those sites to aid them in robbing someone's house.

Here's George's take from the show:

Now Credit Sesame has created an infographic to explain their findings and offer some tips for how to reduce the risk that your social media usage might make you a target. So check it out before you check in (click for full-size image):

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