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Airbnb gets White House nod for disaster housing initiative

The peer-to-peer home rental service works with hosts in San Francisco and Portland, Ore., to provide emergency housing.

By 30 July 2014

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OK Go touts White House Maker Faire on June 18

In new video, hit band OK Go unveils date of White House's first-ever Maker Faire, which CNET reported first in February.

By 5 June 2014

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MythBuster Kari Byron helping White House tout science

Fourth-annual science fair is dedicated to getting girls into STEM subjects. Who better to help than the famous MythBuster?

By 25 May 2014

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White House panel calls for big data reforms to protect privacy

New legislation is necessary to prevent discrimination and protect civil rights, says review panel commissioned by President Obama.

By 2 May 2014

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White House embarks on climate change mapping project

The government makes maps and data sets from NASA, NOAA, the US Geological Survey, and more available to the public, so that new tools can be created to help communities plan for extreme weather.

By 20 March 2014

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The Web at 25: How it won the White House -- and won me back

In the fourth and final installment of his series celebrating 25 years of the Web, Crave's Eric Mack returns to the Web from the wilderness after spending some time exploring the dark side of the Force, er, politics.

By 14 March 2014

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White House faces options for regulating NSA data snooping -- report

Three of the options would change ownership of the data to a third party, while a fourth would kill the bulk data collection altogether, says The Wall Street Journal.

By 27 February 2014

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White House says it won't direct FCC to reclassify broadband

Obama administration says it supports a free and open Internet but doesn't have the authority to tell the FCC what to do.

By 19 February 2014

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Dear White House: Please bring back Flappy Bird

A fan of the late, lamented game wants the White House to order its return. But only a few signatures have popped up on the petition so far.

By 15 February 2014

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White House to announce its first-ever Maker Faire

The maker movement is coming to Washington. Inspired by a kid and a marshmallow cannon, the White House is fully embracing DIY with the inaugural Maker Faire later this year.

By 4 February 2014