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10Questions.com Update 10/18/07

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, October 18 2007

10Questions.com had a very successful launch yesterday. At least 20 of our co-sponsors posted about the launch (link-o-rama below the fold), generating nearly 5,500 unique visits in the first 24 hours (more than half ... Read More

Daily Digest: 10/18/07

BY Joshua Levy | Thursday, October 18 2007

Howard Dean vets launch a new user-generated advertising site; in a new video, James Kotecki looks at Rudy Giuliani's video work and resurrects the candidate-on-a-stick; health08.org makes it easy to compare the ... Read More

Daily Digest: 10/18/07

BY Joshua Levy | Thursday, October 18 2007

Howard Dean vets launch a new user-generated advertising site; in a new video, James Kotecki looks at Rudy Giuliani's video work and resurrects the candidate-on-a-stick; health08.org makes it easy to compare the ... Read More

Message from Ron Paul

BY | Wednesday, October 17 2007

October 17, 2007 The other day, my old sparring partner in so many Congressional committee hearings, Alan Greenspan, was on the Fox Business Channel. After Alan promoted his new book, the reporter asked if we really ... Read More

Generic Emails from Strangers Not Exactly What People-Powered Politics is About

BY Nancy Scola | Wednesday, October 17 2007

Josh Levy's been doing great work covering the competition between candidates to send bulk "personal" emails that seem like the candidate him or herself is firing them off via Blackberry. But I got a note from one of the ... Read More

Some Clues: What Having the Power Looks Like

BY Zephyr Teachout | Wednesday, October 17 2007

Power can't be reduced to technical definitions, anymore than the difference between a "conversation" and a "harangue" might be, but you might Have The Power when: (1) the campaign is transparent; (2) the campaign asks ... Read More

Must read update from Iowa

BY | Wednesday, October 17 2007

Yesterday, David Yepsen, one of the top political columnists in Iowa, wrote a column that confirmed everything we've been hearing from Iowa for weeks: this race is wide open and Joe Biden is gaining traction every day. ... Read More

Daily Digest: 10/17/07

BY Joshua Levy | Wednesday, October 17 2007

Jott lets you send "voice-powered email messages" to the candidates; could a deal between MySpace and Skype help get out the vote?; Fred Thompson goes AWOL on the campaign trail and online; Step It Up produces a tool to ... Read More

Daily Digest: 10/17/07

BY Joshua Levy | Wednesday, October 17 2007

Jott lets you send "voice-powered email messages" to the candidates; could a deal between MySpace and Skype help get out the vote?; Fred Thompson goes AWOL on the campaign trail and online; Step It Up produces a tool to ... Read More

Connecting Some Dots: What Wesley Clark, Rush Limbaugh and MoveOn.org Have in Common

BY Colin Delany | Wednesday, October 17 2007

A chat I had with a couple of folks from Radio Singapore International this weekend called up something that's been playing around in my head for a while now: the idea that we're seeing the birth of a host of alternative ... Read More

News Briefs

RSS Feed friday >

First POST: Scotched

Why conservatives should back net neutrality; how big data may damage civil rights; the ways Silicon Valley start-ups are exploiting freelance workers; and much, much more. GO

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

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