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Good News from Digital Africa

Dr. Jovan Kurbalija | Posted 09.22.2016 | Good News
Dr. Jovan Kurbalija

These days, no news is definitely good news. At the moment, Africa is off the global media radar, with cameras focussed on Europe and the Middle East. But out of the media focus, some really good news has been gradually developing.

Paul Blumenthal

What Should You Know About Mobile Political Ads? | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A digital political advertising firm is asking the Federal Election Commission to exempt banner ads for mobile devices, such as the rece...

Jon Ward

Karl Rove-Backed Group No Longer Part Of RNC's Big Data Plans | Jon Ward | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Republican National Committee and Karl Rove plan to create a new GOP data and technology infrastructure is being torn up and reconfi...

Introduction: How Campaigns Can Use the Internet to Win in 2012

Colin Delany | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics
Colin Delany

From Egypt to Wisconsin, the Internet has become a key political battleground, and smart campaigns at all levels -- presidential to dog-catcher -- will be thinking about how to integrate digital tools into essentially all aspects of their operations.

Obama's Monitor-Side Chats

Andrew Sargus Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Sargus Klein

The more of the country Obama can keep involved, the better chance he has of finding success. It's as much about changing the national attitude as it is implementing policy.

Here to Stay?

Jimmy Leach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jimmy Leach

During my short stint as head of digital communications for the Prime Minister, there wasn't a lack of will to try new ways of directly interacting with the citizens of the UK, but it didn't necessarily lead to a higher quality of debate or better outcomes.

Campaign Internet Strategists Clash At Web Conference

Sarah Granger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Sarah Granger

"McCain doesn't use a computer. I mean, I would try explaining email, Facebook, Twitter -- massive social movements -- to your grandmother and ask her to apply that to governing and see if that would work for you."

Politweets - All the News That's Fit to "Tweet"

Kristin Gorski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kristin Gorski

While traditional media outlets excel in wordiness during election season, one social media outlet proudly flaunts its brevity. Twitter is a free "mic...