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US looking to Google's Megan Smith to be chief tech officer?

As the search for the country's new CTO gets under way, one report says the choice could be the vice president of Google X.

By August 28, 2014

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Conan's new LinkedIn profile needs work

Conan O'Brien decides the one social network where he isn't dominant is LinkedIn. Did you know he once won an Oscar for best performance by an actress in a supporting role?

By September 28, 2013

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U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra is logging off

According to Fedscoop, he will be leaving the White House imminently, with no word on what he'll be doing next.

By January 27, 2012

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White House picks Twitter lawyer as Internet privacy officer

Nicole Wong, a respected Silicon Valley attorney with more than a decade of experience in copyright and privacy law, will join the Obama administration.

By May 7, 2013

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How Code for America upgrades local government

Frequently described as a Peace Corps for geeks, Code for America pairs highly skilled Web developers and entrepreneurs with cities in need of high-tech help.

By April 9, 2013

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Silicon Valley hopes to reboot startup visas in 2013

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and other tech firms are calling for new visas for entrepreneurs and skilled engineers. So far, though, neither the White House nor Congress has been paying attention.

By November 8, 2012

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Oprah: Microsoft's Surface is like a Mercedes

Oprah has made the Surface one of her "Favorite Things" of the year. Should there be dancing in the streets of Redmond?

By November 1, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud Ep. 1581: OS X Mountain Lion: the OS to rule the ecosystem?

Former federal CTO Aneesh Chopra joins the show today to talk wireless policy and what the heck happened with SOPA/PIPA; we dish on what really happened with Molly's Galaxy Nexus; and the address book uploading controversy that just won't end. Plus, Into It/Not Into It, and one angry, angry voice mail. Good to be back!

By February 17, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 1581: OS X Mountain Lion: the OS to rule the ecosystem? (Podcast)

Former federal CTO Aneesh Chopra joins the show today to talk wireless policy and what the heck happened with SOPA/PIPA; we dish on what really happened with Molly's Galaxy Nexus; and the address book uploading controversy that just won't end. Plus, Into It/Not Into It, and one angry, angry voice mail. Good to be back!

By February 16, 2012

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Obama CTO touts tech as path to success for disadvantaged youths

U.S. Chief Technical Officer Aneesh Chopra, Lotus 1-2-3 founder Mitch Kapor, and Zach Sims of Codecademy are joining forces to create new ways to help young people--mainly from disadvantaged backgrounds--find pathways into technology.

By January 17, 2012