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Mitt Romney to record TechCrunch Podcast

BY David All | Monday, October 22 2007

Perhaps the most influential technology-focused blog, TechCrunch, will host a series of podcasts with Presidential candidates. First up on the plate, Mitt Romney. Let's geek out after the jump... Read More

Is Trippi Slipping?

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, October 22 2007

From the Edwards blog: “The Edwards’ recently welcomed two new members to their family. In this photo, taken earlier this month, Elizabeth holds Rufus, while Lily rides with Emma Claire.” What? No ... Read More

More Huckabee Web Watching

BY Zephyr Teachout | Monday, October 22 2007

In the last week, Huckabee's website has surpassed Romney's, Giuliani's, McCain's and Thompson's in webviews. And I bet they spent a lot less money on it. Read More

techPresident Nominated for Best Weblog!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Monday, October 22 2007

We received an email today from Ole Tangen Jr., the English Editor of "The BOBs" telling us that techPresident has been nominated "as one of the best blogs in the world" out of more than 7,000 submitted. If you agree, go ... Read More

techPresident Nominated for Best Weblog!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Monday, October 22 2007

We received an email today from Ole Tangen Jr., the English Editor of "The BOBs" telling us that techPresident has been nominated "as one of the best blogs in the world" out of more than 7,000 submitted. If you agree, go ... Read More

Health freedom

BY | Monday, October 22 2007

October 22, 2007 Discover what Ron Paul has done as a congressman. Imagine what he will do as president. When health freedom advocates need a congressman to fight against attempts to restrict access to dietary ... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Joe Biden First Democrat to Receive Newspaper Endorsement

BY | Monday, October 22 2007

I write with exciting news today -- the latest evidence that our efforts on the ground in Iowa are working. The Storm Lake Times endorsed Joe Biden for the Democratic nomination for president making Joe Biden the first ... Read More

Obama Works with Ethnic Social Sites to Remove Bad Ad Potential

BY Kate Kaye | Monday, October 22 2007

Democratic Presidential hopeful Barack Obama would probably rather not have ads promoting “Asian Girl Photos” on his AsianAve.com profile. That’s one reason his campaign and others are working with Community ... Read More

Daily Digest: 10/22/07

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, October 22 2007

A interactive feature from the New York Times makes it easy to skip around through a text transcript and video of last night's Republican debate; Patrick Ruffini wants the crowd to help him index political blog ... Read More

Daily Digest: 10/22/07

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, October 22 2007

A interactive feature from the New York Times makes it easy to skip around through a text transcript and video of last night's Republican debate; Patrick Ruffini wants the crowd to help him index political blog ... Read More

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First POST: Front Pagers

How Facebook's trending topics feed is wrecking political news; debating the FBI's need for an encrypted phone "backdoor"; democratizing crisis data; and much, much more. GO

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First POST: Tracking

Questions about whether Whisper is secretly tracking its users' secrets; the FBI's continued push against the new wave of encrypted phones; community service, high-tech-mogul-style; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Hosts

Airbnb in hot water in NYC; Knight Prototype Fund backs some civic tech projects; pondering Google's position on net neutrality; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Africa Calling

How some techies are starting to respond to the Ebola crisis; everything you need to know about GamerGate; how Twitter may upset the 2015 UK elections; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Burrowing

How Democratic candidates down-ballot are getting access to the same voter targeting tools used by larger campaigns; Microsoft Bing rolls out its election prediction program; Edward Snowden's first emails to Laura Poitras; and much, much more. GO

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