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Obama: Social media makes us see how messy the world is

Speaking at a Democratic Party fund-raiser, the president says social media lets us see the minute details of the world's hardships.

By August 30, 2014

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Obama DNC speech triggers record 52,757 tweets per minute

The president's acceptance speech also helps push tweets about the Democratic National Convention to the 4 million mark on the final day.

By September 7, 2012

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Obama Facebook app lets users show they're watching the DNC

The "social-media president" continues to try to harness the power of Facebook with a new app that lets users share that they're watching the Democratic National Convention.

By September 6, 2012

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DNC livestream on YouTube blocked on copyright grounds?

YouTube spokesperson says block message appeared in error, but video has since been marked as private.

By September 4, 2012

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Google learns its Democratic political ties have bounds

After embracing President Obama, Google now finds itself facing off against the president's pick to run the Federal Trade Commission. The irony: a Republican FTC wouldn't have Google in its crosshairs.

By October 19, 2012

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Is Vodafone's new 850 network making a difference?

Vodafone responded to recent criticisms of its network with a pledge to expedite its plans to introduce the 850MHz frequency to its network. We take to the streets to see if these upgrades are making a difference.

By August 30, 2011

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Google, 'Vanity Fair' party down at DNC

Event on the last evening of the Democratic convention brings together Mountain View geeks, Washington insiders, and Hollywood celebrities.

By August 29, 2008

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How do DNC Dems spread the word: Twitter, text, or telephone?

How are the Democratic delegates getting out their party's message while at the DNC? Are they texting like Obama? Social networking on Twitter or Facebook? Or relying on the old standards: phone and e-mail?

By August 27, 2008

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At DNC, Google pitches products to public sector

Search giant tells bureaucrats in Denver for the Democratic convention that its applications can make governments run more efficiently and on a smaller budget.

By August 27, 2008

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Bigger blogger presence at DNC

There are 15,000 members of the media credentialed for the Democratic National Convention and 120 of them represent blogs. That may seem like just be a drop in the bucket, but as CNET's Kara Tsuboi explores the blogger lounge known as "The Big Tent,"it's clear the nontraditional media presence is growing in force and voice.

By August 27, 2008