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Social Network Analysis of 2008: Is America Polarized or Just Really Impressionable?

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, January 2 2008

Buyers of political books on Amazon are clearly divided between people who favor liberal titles vs people who favor conservative titles, with little cross-buying occurring. But a new study of consumer behavior suggests ... Read More

Obama's Facebook App Finds Your Iowa Friends

BY Michael Whitney | Wednesday, January 2 2008

Barack Obama's campaign put its Facebook page to a new use just days before the Iowa caucuses. Fans, or supporters, of Barack Obama received a message asking to remind their friends in Iowa to caucus. The message, titled ... Read More

Kucinich Campaign Weekly Report 12-31-07

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

Kucinich Campaign Weekly Report 12-31-07 Dear Kucinich Supporter, The latest weekly update is now available, click here. ... Read More

YouTube: Sandra Johnson supports Chris Dodd

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

Washington County Democratic Party Chair Sandra Johnson talks about why she's supporting Chris Dodd for President. Read More

YouTube: Congressman John Larson supports Chris Dodd

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

Congressman John Larson (CT-01) talks about why he's campaigning for Chris Dodd in Iowa. Read More

YouTube: Caucus for Results Rally in Cedar Rapids

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

Chris Dodd speaks to a packed room of supporters in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Author: SenatorDodd Keywords: Chris Dodd Democrat Iowa president caucus Added: January 1, 2008 Read More

YouTube: Jackie Dodd & Harold Schaitberger introduce Chris Dodd

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

IAFF President Harold Schaitberger and Jackie Dodd introduce Senator Chris Dodd at an event in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Read More

36 Hours

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A MESSAGE FROM JOHN EDWARDS '08 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Dear Friend, I just got word from Team ... Read More

Flickr: Chris Dodd in Iowa

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

Chris Dodd for President posted a photo: Read More

Flickr: Dodd & Fire Fighters

BY | Tuesday, January 1 2008

Chris Dodd for President posted a photo: Read More

News Briefs

RSS Feed today >

First POST: Outgassing

How Beijing is throttling expressions of solidarity with the Hong Kong democracy protests; is the DCCC going overboard with its online fundraising tactics?; SumOfUs's innovative new engagement metric; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

With Vision of Internet Magna Carta, Web We Want Campaign Aims To Go Beyond Protest Mode

On Saturday, Tim Berners-Lee reiterated his call for an Internet Magna Carta to ensure the independence and openness of the World Wide Web and protection of user privacy. His remarks were part of the opening of the Web We Want Festival at the Southbank Centre in London, which the Web We Want campaign envisioned as only the start of a year long international process underlying his call to formulate concrete visions for the open web of the future, going beyond protests and the usual advocacy groups. GO

First POST: Lifestyles

Google's CEO on "work-life balance"; how CloudFlare just doubled the size of the encrypted web; Dems like Twitter; Reps like Pinterest; and much, much more. GO

monday >

First POST: Showdown

How demonstrators in Hong Kong are using mobile tech to route around government control; will the news penetrate mainland China?; dueling spin from Dems and Reps on which party's tech efforts will matter more in November; and much, much more. GO

friday >

Pirate MEP Crowdsources Internet Policy Questions For Designated EU Commissioners

While the Pirate Party within Germany was facing internal disputes over the last week, the German Pirate Party member in the European Parliament, Julia Reda, is seeking to make the European Commission appointment process more transparent by crowdsourcing questions for the designated Commissioner for Digital Economy & Society and the designated Vice President for the Digital Single Market. GO

First POST: Dogfood

What ethical social networking might look like; can the iPhone promise more privacy?; how Obama did on transparency; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Sucks

How the FCC can't communicate; tech is getting more political; Facebook might see a lawsuit for its mood manipulation experiment; and much, much more. GO