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Chris Hughes

Facebook Co-Founder Engaged

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook and founder of Jumo.com, is engaged to Sean Eldridge, political director for Freedom To Marry. According to th...

Jumo.com: Social Networking for People of Good Will

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Craig Newmark

While we connect people for the common good, we also need to protect people from bogus nonprofits.

Chris Hughes' Jumo: A Social Network for the Social Sector

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Jumo offers an unprecedented hub for non-profit groups and organizations and announces the arrival of a major player, and possibly a game changer, in an industry that in the past has struggled to innovate and collaborate.

Chris Hughes's Act III -- Jumo.com, A Social Platform For Global Volunteerism

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook and the architect behind Obama's ground-breaking social networking platform, creates Jumo.com. Think of it as philanthropy, volunteerism and social networking all rolled up into one.

Top Moments in Tech/Politics of the Decade (PHOTOS)

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Irrevocably, politics changed in the past 10 years because of technology in general and the Internet in particular. So here, in no particular order, are the decade's top moments in tech and politics.

How We Unplug

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Sometimes, we just need to unplug. No firing off text messages. No updating Facebook profiles. No browsing Craigslist or Yelp or whatever-hot-new-site is trending on Twitter.

Where Is That Online-Powered "Movement" Now?

Chris Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Chris Hughes

What went hand in hand with the technology that helped elect Barack Obama was a resolute and unyielding focus on good-old-fashioned political organizing. What's missing now is the organizing leadership.

Technology Is Anthropology -- Covering an Evolving Solar System

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Again, the focus is on the people, not the gear. Because here at HuffPostTech, we -- yep, you and I -- are chroniclers of technology's evolving solar system.

Obama's Secret Email Network Revealed

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

Obama's team wants everyone to know -- this massive list of energized activists is the biggest stick Obama will carry in Washington.

How You YouTubed This Election (Video)

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

In America's first YouTube election, it turns out the voters were mainly in charge -- not the campaigns or news organizations.

Netroots Nation Diggs Pelosi, Tubes Obama

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

Three years ago, web activists were undeniable outcasts in Democratic politics and no bar outside of Berkeley could spell "netroots." Now, the movement has an open line to every player in the party.