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Social media's inescapable presence at the RNC

The GOP confab in Cleveland witnessed Facebook and Twitter playing a bigger role than ever before.

By July 21, 2016

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At RNC, Peter Thiel talks gay pride, warns Republicans away from 'fake culture wars'

During a speech at the Republican National Convention, the PayPal co-founder calls gender issues a "distraction from our real problems" and says Trump can rebuild an ailing economy.

By July 21, 2016

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Twitter reacts swiftly to Donald Trump's acceptance speech

Trump's usually hyperactive Twitter account was, naturally, radio silent, but others had their say on social media during the GOP presidential nominee's acceptance speech.

By July 21, 2016

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Silicon Valley represents at Republicans' Rust Belt convention

From Twitter's takeover of a tavern to Peter Thiel's prime-time speaking slot, tech titans have set up shop in Cleveland this week at the RNC.

By July 21, 2016

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How to watch the Republican National Convention from anywhere

From the networks to live streams online, there are many options to view the GOP's supposed coronation of Donald Trump.

By July 18, 2016

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The Republican convention looks very different on Snapchat

A handful of Snapchat celebrities are on hand for the RNC in Cleveland this week. We tracked them down to see how they're experiencing and sharing American democracy in action.

By July 21, 2016

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'It just all comes out': The Republican convention gets 'glogged'

CNET's Eric Mack runs into twin artists documenting the Republican National Convention in a most unusual way on the streets of Cleveland.

By July 20, 2016

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Republican convention gets 'bomb robots' like the one used against the Dallas shooter

Ohio law-enforcement agencies have at least 20 robots similar to the kind that was rigged with a bomb by Dallas police earlier this month.

By July 17, 2016

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Peter Thiel to speak at Republican National Convention

The PayPal co-founder, venture capitalist and Donald Trump supporter is scheduled to speak on the last night of the GOP's convention, when Trump is expected to accept the nomination.

By July 14, 2016

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Twitter teams with CBS News to live-stream Republican and Democratic national conventions

The social network will show CBSN's gavel-to-gavel coverage of the events that will officially pick the parties' presidential contenders.

By July 11, 2016