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The surprising way Transhumanist Zoltan Istvan could make it to the White House

CNET exclusive: The only pro-immortality candidate could eventually team up with one of the big names in the race.

By May 4, 2016

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Election 2016

It's election year, when candidates hit the campaign trail and craft sound bites they hope will win votes while attacking the opposition. More than ever, 2016 will be the year the politicians, pundits, pollsters and people turn to Facebook, Twitter and other social media to deliver their messages. CNET News' reporters will be there to help you cut through the noise and figure out what they're really talking about.

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Chewbacca arrested, Emperor Palpatine wins in bizarre Ukrainian elections

Ukraine's Internet Party, which has been adding levity and subtle satire to the country's tense politics for a few years now, is making a statement with sci-fi again. Yes, this is all true.

By October 26, 2015

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Apple elects former Boeing exec to board

James Bell, who worked for the aircraft maker for 38 years, becomes Apple's sole African-American director.

By October 1, 2015

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Google to stream Republican convention, undeterred by Trump critics

The search giant will reportedly provide its services, as planned, despite protesters who say that amounts to tacit support for Donald Trump and his inflammatory rhetoric.

By April 29, 2016

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Darth Vader, the Terminator could win US presidential election today

Data from recent polls finds big-time fictional villains are viewed more favorably than the actual candidates hoping to lead the free world.

By June 9, 2015

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CNN's 'Too Many Cooks' spoof takes on the presidential 2016 election

CNN releases a hilarious video parody of Adult Swim's "Too Many Cooks" that shows just how crowded the field of candidates for the 2016 presidential election is becoming.

By March 20, 2015

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Fox's Bill O'Reilly: Gadgets got Obama elected

The Fox News presenter says iPads and the like made it easier to present a candidate's image that was "false" to narcissistic young people.

By July 29, 2014

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Bitcoin wins US election panel's approval for political donations

Federal regulator finds the cryptocurrency qualifies as "money or something of value" but imposes restriction on its use.

By May 8, 2014

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Form a new political party, fight zombies with the CraveCast crew

Halloween and elections are approaching, and sometimes it's tough to tell which is scarier. Join the CraveCast cabal Wednesday at noon Pacific when we'll talk about remaking democracy in our own image and siccing bears on the undead.

By October 21, 2014

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App releases Azerbaijani election results a day early

A troubling development in the expected victory of President Ilham Aliyev comes when new technology confirmed the old guard's win before anyone had voted.

By October 10, 2013