DIGGS WE DIGG (SPONSORED BY DIGG)

In the last year, we here at Digg have posted 21,303 stories, tweeted 25,088 times, and drank over 1,000 beers. But these numbers only tell part of the tale. That’s why we’ve compiled the most noteworthy stats and stories from 2013 into something we like to call, "The Year In Digg."

'X-TRA NEEDY' AND 'AMERICAN ROYALTY'

Every time you buy something, your activity has likely been catalogued, analyzed and used to build a profile of you before you even leave the store. Your identity gets shoveled into any number of buckets that data vendors sell to marketers as distinct groups of people who will be more susceptible to messaging. What do companies that sell your data think of you?