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10Questions Update: Halfway Thru Round One

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, November 1 2007

It's halfway through Round One and we’ve tallied more than 53,000 votes from nearly 17,000 participants, and the number of video questions on the site now stands at 142. Plus, we've tweaked the home page to hopefully ... Read More

From the Absurd Annals of Post 9/11 Paranoia

BY afine | Thursday, November 1 2007

Pennsylvania has been the epicenter of roiling terrorist battles over the past few years resulting in the need to keep all public data hidden from - well, from everyone. My sarcasm spilleth over. Read More

The politics of pile on

BY | Thursday, November 1 2007

Dear Presidential, If you saw the debate Tuesday night, or if you've seen the news coverage since, then you know that this campaign has entered a new phase. On that stage in Philadelphia, we saw six against one. ... Read More

Biden-Giuliani Smackdown!

BY | Thursday, November 1 2007

Everyone is talking about Joe Biden's smackdown of Rudy Giuliani in Wednesday night's debate. More than 25,000 people have already viewed the YouTube video of the event! If you haven't seen it yet, take a minute right ... Read More

Daily Digest: Botnets and Self-Appointed Bloggers, Oh My!

BY Joshua Levy | Thursday, November 1 2007

The New Hampshire blog Blue Hampshire gets a profile in the Wall Street Journal; Why Tuesday gets responses about election reform from 11 out of 16 candidates; two conservative bloggers filed an FEC complaint against ... Read More

Daily Digest: Botnets and Self-Appointed Bloggers, Oh My!

BY Joshua Levy | Thursday, November 1 2007

The New Hampshire blog Blue Hampshire gets a profile in the Wall Street Journal; Why Tuesday gets responses about election reform from 11 out of 16 candidates; two conservative bloggers filed an FEC complaint against ... Read More

New products at the Ron Paul 2008 Merchandise Store!

BY | Thursday, November 1 2007

November 1, 2007 The Ron Paul 2008 Merchandise Store is pleased to announce the release of more products! We are selling six new slim jims and Dr. Paul's recent book A Foreign Policy of Freedom: "Peace, Commerce, ... Read More

10Questions Update: New "History" Feature Added

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, October 31 2007

Things calmed down a bit on 10Questions yesterday, after all the MySpace/MTV/Obama attention on Monday, with about 2400 unique visits in all. Videos keep coming in at a healthy pace, and participants added another 2000 ... Read More

10Questions Update: New "History" Feature Added

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, October 31 2007

Things calmed down a bit on 10Questions yesterday, after all the MySpace/MTV/Obama attention on Monday, with about 2400 unique visits in all. Videos keep coming in at a healthy pace, and participants added another 2000 ... Read More

Where's the Halloween Fun?

BY Joshua Levy | Wednesday, October 31 2007

I always love it when Google changes their basic logo to commemorate holidays and special days. Thanksgiving has meant a riff on a turkey sitting on a sofa, Edvard Munch's birthday warranted a version of his Scream ... Read More

News Briefs

RSS Feed thursday >

First POST: Resets

Apple's new iOS8 promises greater user privacy; Occupy Wall Street three years later; how tech may tilt the Scotland independence vote; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Connecting the Dots

Take Back the Tech grades Facebook, Twitter, et al, on transparency; MayDay PAC founder Lawrence Lessig talks about getting matched funds; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Splits

USA Freedom Act divides Internet activists; Julian Assange's Reddit "Ask Me Anything"; New York's pro-net-neutrality protest; and much, much more GO

monday >

After Election Loss, Teachout and Wu Keep Up Net Neutrality and Anti-Comcast Merger Campaign

The Teachout/Wu campaign may have lost, but their pro net-neutrality campaign continued Monday as both former candidates participated in a rallly in New York City marking the final day to comment on the Federal Communications Commission's Internet proposals and kept up their pressure on Governor Andrew Cuomo. GO

friday >

NYC Politicians and Advocacy Groups Say Airbnb Misrepresents Sharing Economy

A coalition of New York election officials and affordable housing groups have launched an advocacy effort targeting Airbnb called "Share Better" that includes an ad campaign, a web platform, and social media outreach. GO

First POST: Data Dumps

The Internet Slowdown's impact on the FCC; Uber drivers try to go on strike; four kinds of civic tech; and much, much more. GO

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