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Obama issues executive order on security

Oct 7, 2011
President Obama is expected to announce a major executive order having to do with online security today. It's the culmination of a seven month...
Posted In: military, Obama, Pentagon, security, Tech Report, white house

Solyndra loan controversy rumbles along

Sep 14, 2011
There is some squabbling in Washington over a $535 million loan made to a solar panel company called Solyndra LLC, which abruptly declared...
Posted In: energy, solar, solyndra, white house

Rickrolling @whitehouse

Jul 28, 2011
The White House is holding "office hours" on Twitter during the debt ceiling negotiations. During yesterday's session, some Obama staffer...
Posted In: government, rickroll, Twitter, Web Culture, white house

Apps Against Abuse

Jul 14, 2011
The White House has announced "Apps Against Abuse", a competition to develop apps "that allow women to designate trusted friends or emergency...
Posted In: apps, white house

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

MID-DAY UPDATE: Egypt offers supplies to fellow protesters, White House works to settle mortgage breakdowns

Feb 24, 2011
As protests and violence continues to escalate in Libya, Egyptian citizens are offering more than just moral support. As Mitchell Hartman reports...
Posted In: aid, budget, budget cuts, deficit-cutting, deficits, Egypt, Facebook, healthcare, Libya, mid-day update, mortgage, robo-signing, social media, state budgets, Wall Street Journal, white house

Tech visionaries on Obama's guest list at Silicon Valley dinner

Feb 17, 2011
President Barack Obama has a high-profile dinner date tonight in the San Francisco Bay Area. He's scheduled to meet with a handful of the tech...
Posted In: Obama, Silicon Valley, white house

White House uses a white board to make its case on Bush tax cuts

Sep 30, 2010
Marketplace senior editor Paddy Hirsch put Marketplace on the web video map with his Whiteboard video series, in which he explains complex financ...
Posted In: tax cuts, white house, whiteboard

White House to undergo renovations

May 24, 2010
The White House is getting a facelift. This weekend, construction crews will start the biggest renovation since the Truman Era. Back then, the...
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