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This US ambassador took her oath of office on a Kindle

US Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Suzi LeVine took her oath not by placing her hand on the Constitution or the Bible, but on a Kindle.

By June 2, 2014

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Google Cardboard

Google Cardboard isn't a contender for the VR throne: it's the ambassador that'll make us care about virtual reality in the first place.

By June 6, 2015

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US ambassador engages critics after Game of Thrones piracy plea

US Ambassador Bleich has said that piracy is no more a compliment than someone "hitting on your partner", and asked that we, like Lannisters, "always pay our debts".

By May 2, 2013

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US ambassador asks Aussies to stop pirating Game of Thrones

"Stealing is stealing," US Ambassador Bliech has said in an impassioned plea on his Facebook page.

By April 25, 2013

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BlackBerry turned down Bieber because 'he's not going to last'

According to Bloomberg Businessweek, the fine Canadian singer offered himself as a brand ambassador to his fellow Canadians for a mere $200,000 and 20 phones. He was rejected.

By December 5, 2013

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France wants answers from US over 'shocking' NSA snooping

The French government has summoned the US ambassador to respond to revelations of massive data gathering reported by Le Monde.

By October 21, 2013

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3DS owners not totally out of luck, thanks to Nintendo 'Ambassador program'

Any 3DS that connects to the Nintendo eShop before August 12 will get 20 free NES and Game Boy Advance Virtual Console games.

By July 28, 2011

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U.S. embassy Facebook video sparks anger from Pakistanis

After a video on how the U.S. ambassador spends his day off was posted to Facebook, hundreds of citizens take to the social network to voice their thoughts on the U.S. presence in Pakistan.

By June 13, 2013

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Google's Schmidt arrives in North Korea

Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is accompanying former U.N. ambassador Bill Richardson on a "private humanitarian mission." The State Department wishes that they'd stayed home.

By January 7, 2013

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Schmidt's N. Korea junket 'not a Google trip,' Richardson says

Former U.N. ambassador Bill Richardson defends his planned trip to North Korea accompanied by Google's Eric Schmidt, saying the State Department "shouldn't be that nervous."

By January 4, 2013