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Rick Perry fails YouTube 101

The struggling Republican presidential candidate released an ad on YouTube Tuesday that has garnered 41 times as many dislikes as likes. Perhaps his social media team forgot they could turn off that ability.

By Dec. 8, 2011

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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 Mar. 13, 2014

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Four lessons from a single successful tweet

What I learned from a single tweet about Facebook's 1 billion users announcement

By Oct. 6, 2012

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Among the top election quants, Nate Silver reigns supreme

Not only did FiveThirtyEight's Silver pick all 50 state winners in the presidential race, he also beat out his polling aggregator rivals for sheer margin of accuracy.

By Nov. 8, 2012

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Fox News, NYT personnel cleaning up Wikipedia entries?

According to analysis, people using Fox News and New York Times IP addresses have been scrubbing Wikipedia entries.

By Aug. 15, 2007

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Republican proposes legal shield for political bloggers

Texas congressman fears rules making political blogging exempt from campaign-finance laws could be changed and wants Congress to enshrine a legal shield in federal law.

By Apr. 4, 2008

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Anti-SOPA forces have ISP snooping bill in their crosshairs

An Internet outcry forced Rep. Lamar Smith to delay a vote on SOPA. Opponents of Smith's ISP snooping bill are hoping they can repeat the process.

By Feb. 3, 2012

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Senate endorses retroactive FISA immunity for warrantless wiretapping

Bush wins hard-fought battle after Senate immunizes telecom companies that illegally opened their networks to the Feds. There's a chance a suit against AT&T could continue.

By Jul. 9, 2008

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Gawker Media slims its blog network

Nick Denton, founder of the New York-based blog network, acknowledges tough economic conditions are a reason behind sale of three blogs: Idolator, Gridskipper, and Wonkette.

By Apr. 14, 2008

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The tech world rejoices: A Congressman who can code

In what appears to be a first, the US House of Representatives now has a Congressman who can code. That's right, a geek Congressman.

By Mar. 13, 2008