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Entries by Shira Lazar from 08/2011

Interview: White House's Dan Pfeiffer on How Twitter Pressured Congress to Act on Debt Ceiling Bill

| Posted 08.04.2011 | Technology

On Friday, President Obama urged citizens to tweet their congressmen and women using the hashtag "#compromise." In the 48 hours after the president's call to action, the hashtag was used more than 22 thousand times, and reached an estimated 36 million users.

Will.i.am: "There Should Be Science Programs in Every School"

| Posted 08.10.2011 | Impact

Seven-time Grammy award winner Will.i.am believes in the importance of science in America. He thinks it's time that our schools start focusing on the basic building block of technology.

Morgan Spurlock: "Ultimately I Think It's Just Going to Be One Tube... Everything's Converging"

| Posted 08.17.2011 | Media

Oscar nominated filmmaker Morgan Spurlock, best known for his documentaries Super Size Me and The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, is launching his new web series "A Day in the Life" on Hulu.com.

Game Talks 'The R.E.D. Album' and Twitter

| Posted 08.25.2011 | Entertainment

Game stopped by What's Trending live to share how his life has changed since 2008's "LAX," and why cops might be implementing a Twitter law soon.

The 2012 Presidential Race According to Social Media

| Posted 08.30.2011 | Politics

2011-08-31-Screenshot20110830at10.41.04PM.jpg When it comes to politics, big numbers online don't mean that much.