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Obama and His Movement: The Internal Battle Begins

BY Micah L. Sifry | Sunday, June 22 2008

A few weeks back, I wrote a long post asking whether Obama's networked movement was going to do more than just work to elect him president. Well, it looks like the battle to hold him accountable to his promises has ... Read More

Watch This Space For PdF2008 Live!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Saturday, June 21 2008

I'll be going live to the web from time-to-time during the next two-and-a-half days as Read More

Watch This Space For PdF2008 Live!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Saturday, June 21 2008

I'll be going live to the web from time-to-time during the next two-and-a-half days as Read More

Watch This Space For PdF2008 Live!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Saturday, June 21 2008

I'll be going live to the web from time-to-time during the next two-and-a-half days as PdF2008 gets under way, using a Nokia N95 mobile phone, and if you want to watch, just bookmark this page. You can also follow me on ... Read More

BREAKING: PdF2008 Hosts Obama-McCain Twitter Debate

BY Micah L. Sifry | Friday, June 20 2008

We're pleased to announce a first for the Internet Election of 2008: Starting tonight, a designated representative of both of the major presidential campaigns are going to participate in a free-wheeling debate on ... Read More

BREAKING: PdF2008 Hosts Obama-McCain Twitter Debate

BY Micah L. Sifry | Friday, June 20 2008

We're pleased to announce a first for the Internet Election of 2008: Starting tonight, a designated representative of both of the major presidential campaigns are going to participate in a free-wheeling debate on ... Read More

CongressTwitterer John Culberson (R-TX) Live on FISA bill vote

BY Micah L. Sifry | Friday, June 20 2008

The Twittering congressman is now the Qik-ing congressman: Texas Republican Rep. John Culberson is doing live video streaming of interviews with his fellow members of the House during today's vote on the Foreign ... Read More

Obama Drops Out of Public Financing; Announces By Email/YouTube

BY Micah L. Sifry | Thursday, June 19 2008

This morning, the Obama campaign sent out an email to its supporters urging them to watch an "important announcement" that "he wanted you to hear first." The news? As expected by many observers, Obama has decided to opt ... Read More

PdF2008: Gina Cooper, Sean Parker, Jonathan Adelstein and Patrick Hynes join in!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Monday, June 16 2008

What do Gina Cooper, Sean Parker, Jonathan Adelstein, Patrick Hynes and Christopher Libertelli all have in common? They're all joining the stellar array of presenters speaking at Personal Democracy Forum next week! Read More

PdF2008: Gina Cooper, Sean Parker, Jonathan Adelstein and Patrick Hynes join in!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Monday, June 16 2008

What do Gina Cooper, Sean Parker, Jonathan Adelstein, Patrick Hynes and Christopher Libertelli all have in common? They're all joining the stellar array of presenters speaking at Personal Democracy Forum next week! Read More

News Briefs

RSS Feed friday >

First POST: Upgrades

Obama tech veterans heading to Hillary 2016?; renewed calls for Obama to stop collecting Americans' phone metadata; FCC upgrades its definition of broadband service, finally; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Blogrolling

How Canada spies on its citizens' web behavior; with uber-blogger Andrew Sullivan quitting the field, whither political blogs; how big data is helping prevent homelessness in NYC; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Jargon Busters

Changes in the RNC's tech team; big plans for digital democracy in the UK; how people in Cuba are making their own private Internet; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Stalking

How the DEA tracks millions of America motorists; will the Senate enter the 21st century?; Obama veteran Jeremy Bird's role in the upcoming Israeli election; and much, much more. GO

monday >

First POST: Video Stars

How the White House hit a home run on YouTube post-State of the Union; why the Barrett Brown sentencing casts a chill on online security research; how media producers use Crowdtangle to optimize their Facebook audiences; and much, much more. GO

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