Jul 1, 2011
That's the hashtag for a White House town hall to take place on July 6. President Obama will answer questions submitted via Twitter on a live...
Posted In: Obama, Twitter

Obama goes bigger on social media

Jun 20, 2011
The 2012 presidential election will be fought in the trenches of social media and the Obama re-election campaign is going big and hard already. The...
Posted In: 2012 election, Facebook, Obama, Twitter

An attack is an attack regardless of the prefix "cyber", says the United States

May 17, 2011
So here's an interesting development in international diplomacy and online security. A newly issued report by the Obama administration, entitled...
Posted In: hacking, NATO, Obama

Your new online realtor: Barack Obama

May 16, 2011
We know he's busy but he would love to show you around some properties. It'll be fun, we'll go out on Saturday. Meet at Starbucks first, make a day...
Posted In: government, Obama

White House embraces Android too

Apr 22, 2011
Geez, took them long enough. The White House has had an iPhone app available since January of 2010 that's been downloaded 400,000 times. Now the...
Posted In: android, apple, Google, ios, Obama, white house

Don't be fooled by all the meaningless junk about Obama going to Facebook

Apr 21, 2011
The President was at Facebook headquarters yesterday for a big virtual town hall event. There's plenty of reporting on how Obama quipped that he...
Posted In: 2012, Facebook, Obama, zuckerberg

2012 online

Apr 20, 2011
As Obama gets ready for his Facebook town hall this afternoon, The New York Times writes today that the political left doesn't own the Internet -...
Posted In: Facebook, Obama, Republicans, Twitter

Open data on the chopping block

Apr 19, 2011
As Congress fights over how to balance the budget, the fate of government transparency and whether data will continue to remain available online...
Posted In: government, Obama, transparency

Obama at Facebook

Apr 18, 2011
On Wednesday, the President will hold a Facebook town hall meeting about "Shared Responsibility and Shared Prosperity." From the White House web...
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Obama 2012 is all about Facebook: Chapter 2

Apr 6, 2011
The other day we brought you word that the Obama reelection campaign site was heavily tied to Facebook, with an app that lets you say "I'm In" on...
Posted In: 2012 campaign, Facebook, farmville, government, Obama, social media