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diplomacy

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Twitter diplomacy takes center stage

Twitter may not be able to easily monetize Twitter diplomacy, but it's emblematic of how much influence 140 characters and broadcasting across the Internet can have.

By September 28, 2013

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Selfie photobomb causes international incident at Miss Universe

Technically Incorrect: The contestants are gathered in Miami for Miss Universe. Israel and Lebanon are still at war. This is not the time for modern diplomacy. Can a selfie cause an international incident? Yes, it can.

By January 19, 2015

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NFL star tweets North Korea should bomb New England

The Buffalo Bills' Stevie Johnson outdoes Dennis Rodman and Google's Eric Schmidt when it comes to digital diplomacy.

By April 4, 2013

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Meet Twitter's new developer diplomacy

At the risk of looking like a big, bad tech company if it copied start-up TweetMeme's own business, Twitter put together an elaborate partnership...which forced TweetMeme to change its business model anyway.

By August 13, 2010

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Facebook takes down Palestinian intifada page

Facebook has removed from its site a page calling for a Palestinian intifada, following a request from Israel's minister of public diplomacy. New pages, though, appear to have taken its place.

By March 29, 2011

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Ep. 1273: A little bit of the old UltraViolet

Another decade, another attempt at an almost certainly ill-fated universal DRM scheme. Hooray! This time, it's UltraViolet, and no, Disney (meaning Apple) isn't on board. Also, new details on how Google and China reached their license renewal deal. Upshot: diplomacy in action. And Apple is closing in on surpassing Microsoft in actual revenue. Yowsa.

By July 20, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1273: A little bit of the old UltraViolet (podcast)

Another decade, another attempt at an almost certainly ill-fated universal DRM scheme. Hooray! This time, it's UltraViolet, and no, Disney (meaning Apple) isn't on board. Also, new details on how Google and China reached their license renewal deal. Upshot: diplomacy in action. And Apple is closing in on surpassing Microsoft in actual revenue. Yowsa.

By July 20, 2010

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Ashton Kutcher in U.S. tech delegation to Russia

The actor and tech venturist is accompanying tech luminaries in an State Department Innovation Delegation which will attempt to use technology to promote diplomacy.

By February 16, 2010

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Real diplomacy from the virtual world

Contest challenges game designers to create virtual worlds that promote positive real-world changes.

By May 3, 2006

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IBM extends diplomacy in developing world

Big Blue uses its Virtual Mentoring program to win hearts and minds of software programmers in emerging markets.

By August 21, 2005