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Meet Your Obama Town Hall Tweet 'Curators'

BY Nick Judd | Tuesday, July 5 2011

In a blog post on the official Twitter blog, the company explained that questions during the live town hall-style event it's hosting with President Barack Obama will be selected algorithmically and by a team of curators ... Read More

About That PBS NewsHour Story on the "Wired White House"

BY Micah L. Sifry | Tuesday, March 30 2010

A couple of weeks ago, February 25th to be exact, a producer from the PBS NewsHour interviewed me for a story they were working on looking at how the White House and the Democratic National Committee are using new media. ... Read More

Internet Drives Huge Traffic to White House Health Care Summit

BY Micah L. Sifry | Friday, February 26 2010

Was yesterday's all-day meeting at Blair House on health care reform a success? Well, by one measure, it was a huge success for the White House new media operation, which provided a live web stream to users all over the ... Read More

What the White House is Thinking About How to Architect for Openness

BY Nancy Scola | Monday, June 15 2009

Taking a close look at the White House, it's not difficult to see that they're fairly quickly shifting focus from the "Why?" aspect of open government -- that is, making the case for why a more participatory, ... Read More