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Rep. Jared Polis, Web entrepreneur, on SOPA (Q&A)

Colorado Democrat has a good reason to say the Stop Online Piracy Act will "destroy the Internet as we know it." He previously founded a Web hosting company and BlueMountainArts.com.

By December 13, 2011

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What the Comcast-NBC deal means to you (FAQ)

Should one huge company be allowed to both create and deliver the content that consumers watch? We look at how the union affects Hulu, cable rates, local programming, and more.

By January 21, 2011

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Democrats' split over Net neutrality widens

Bill Clinton's old group, the Democratic Leadership Council, says "no" to the Democrat-controlled FCC's plan to regulate broadband.

By May 25, 2010

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Romney to Netroots: Make my next TV ad

Republican presidential candidate who once criticized YouTube debate format launches new contest through Yahoo's Jumpcut.com. The winner gets his or her ditty on air.

By August 29, 2007

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Online groups: Dr. Dean should run Health Dept.

He still has online steam. Although President Obama is reportedly considering other choices for secretary of the department, online liberals are calling on Howard Dean, who is a doctor.

By February 9, 2009

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Redmond's own Republican fights uphill battle for re-election

A Democratic challenger may score a win in race for Washington's 8th District--home of Bill Gates, Microsoft, and many other tech companies--which once as known as solidly Republican.

By October 27, 2008

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Thousands of liberal bloggers meeting face-to-face

Netroots Nation's conference is attracting hard-core political bloggers and Democratic heavyweights, all of whom hope to make a difference in the fall.

By July 17, 2008

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Geeks get a word in with Merriam-Webster

Geek culture once again shows its influence over the mainstream lexicon with the latest version of Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary. New entries include fanboy, netroots, and webinar.

By July 7, 2008

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GOP candidates under the gun in CNN-YouTube debate

Eight presidential hopefuls face wide-ranging questions from online videos featuring all manner of props--a shotgun, a Bible, an ear of corn--but no animated snowman this time.

By November 28, 2007