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Obamacare Web site mocked by, yes, insurance company

Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield decides to launch three ads that tell people to avoid the Healthcare.gov Web site, because its own site works so much better.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Shutdown, Obamacare driving holiday shopping online?

A survey suggests that the thought of yet more political crisis is driving more people to go online and spend less this holiday season.

By Nov. 9, 2013

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North Carolina traffic alert: Beware women drivers, Obamacare

Blaming a botched test to its alert system -- and well, an IT contractor who didn't follow protocol -- North Carolina's Department of Transportation truly frightens drivers.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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New Yorker cover takes Obamacare back to the tech past

The cover of this week's New Yorker sees a president with a very old, large phone. And then there's the floppy disk.

By Nov. 1, 2013

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SNL skewers Obamacare Web site, suggests low-res version

Healthcare.gov isn't working too well. So Kathleen Sebelius, in the body of Kate McKinnon, goes on "Saturday Night Live" to offer some technical advice. Restarting your computer, for example.

By Oct. 27, 2013

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Obama to Ellen: Your Samsung selfie was a pretty cheap stunt

The president, on a whirlwind Obamacare sales trip, ribs Ellen DeGeneres about her star-filled shill -- which broke his retweet record.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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New glitch hits HealthCare.gov site

Monday is the deadline to enroll under the Affordable Care Act, but the Obamacare site ran into issues accepting new applications due to a technical problem.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Hashtag, twerking and selfie: Most annoying words of the year

Blame singer Miley Cyrus and President Obama for some of the vexing terms on the annual list from Lake Superior State University.

By Jan. 1, 2014

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Obama answers health care questions on Quora

Ahead of the 2014 deadline to sign up for Obamacare, the president addresses questions on the topic via Q&A service Quora. At the same time, Quora is introducing a verified profile system.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Obama on HealthCare.gov bugs: Patience, even Apple has issues

Talking about reports of slow load times and bugs, President Obama refers to Apple's experience after the debut of iOS 7.

By Oct. 1, 2013