Personal Democracy Plus Our premium content network. LEARN MORE You are not logged in. LOG IN NOW >

What the State Department Talks About When It Talks About 21st Century Statecraft

BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, March 17 2011

"21st Century Statecraft" has served as a catchall for everything that the State Department has been involved in of late that at some point involves computers or a mobile phone, and it's arguably been less a theory of change than a bulleted list of projects. Now, we have a primer from State that starts laying out a sense of what connects it all. Give it a read.

News Briefs

RSS Feed friday >

First POST: Net Effects

Ballooning digital campaign teams; early registration deadlines kept millions of people from voting in 2012; love letters to Obamacare; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Data-Driven

Get to know Clinton's digital team even better; Ted Cruz election announcement-related fundraising offers peak into the coming data-driven campaign arms race; New York City launches online community engagement pilot program called IdeaScale; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Too Much Information

Will Facebook become the Walmart of News?; Hillary Clinton's digital team; how easy it is to get your hands on 4.6 million license plate scans; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Firsts

Political reporters use Yik Yak to pep up stories about Ted Cruz's campaign announcement; The New York Times, Buzzfeed and National Geographic may agree to let Facebook host their news on its servers; Google fiber users to soon get targeted television ads; and much, much more. GO

monday >

First POST: Cowed

TedCruz.com for president; Meerkat fever; who does Facebook work for (probably not you); Medium, "the billionaire's typewriter"; and much, much more. GO

More