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Petition asks Nintendo to name character after Robin Williams

Over 100,000 people have signed the petition, though it's not clear yet whether Nintendo might bring Williams to a future title.

By August 18, 2014

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Online petition to deport Justin Bieber fails

Despite garnering 100,000 signatures, the petition to ask the White House to remove the Canadian heartthrob from the US gets a very political reply.

By April 20, 2014

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Obama's commerce secretary to petition Silicon Valley on jobs

Secretary Penny Pritzker will meet with LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on Monday, and Facebook and others after that.

By February 21, 2014

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White House to rule soon on petition to deport Justin Bieber

An online petition that secured 220,000 signatures has forced the US government to consider the fate of the Canadian pop star. The White House's press secretary says it is being mulled.

By January 31, 2014

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Petition urging Twitter to rethink new blocking policy takes off

A Change.org petition arguing that Twitter's new policy enables stalkers has gotten nearly 600 signatories in less than an hour.

By December 12, 2013

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'Doctor Who' fans petition to rename new planet 'Gallifrey'

An online petition calls on the International Astronomical Union to get all timey-wimey and name a planet "Gallifrey."

By December 11, 2013

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Pint-sized PaPeRo Petit robot wants to keep watch over you

The latest iteration of NEC's partner droid could use third-party apps to help keep an eye over your home or distant relatives.

By November 12, 2013

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Galaxy Nexus owners petition for taste of KitKat

A Change.org petition is calling on Google to reverse its decision not to update the Galaxy Nexus to the latest flavor of Android.

By November 5, 2013

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Airbnb host creates petition to confront New York lawmakers

The battle between Airbnb and New York state becomes more entrenched as thousands of members sign a petition asking lawmakers to fix a "poorly written law" and allow them to operate freely.

By October 14, 2013

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Broadcasters petition Supreme Court in Aereo fight

Over-the-air television networks rankled by Aereo's service are asking the US Supreme Court to weigh in, saying courts have drawn conflicting conclusions and the service threatens the broadcast industry.

By October 11, 2013