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WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 01.12.2013 | Technology
Shawn Amos

We've been watching television coverage of presidential elections since 1948, but -- holograms and virtual senates notwithstanding -- it hasn't changed a whole lot: mostly anchors sitting around gabbing while they wait for returns.

One Election Night Seen 31 Million Ways, Thanks to Social Media

Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.07.2012 | Technology
Bianca Bosker

Forget must-see TV: The pundits who people paid attention to were a personal mix of Facebook friends, twitterers, bloggers and vloggers, with experts like Wolf Blitzer just one voice in the din. We were each listening to more voices, but fewer of the same voices.

270 Election Day Twitter Feeds To Follow

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Election Day is finally here. It's the grand finale to an election cycle in which Twitter has become a dominant source of news and analysis. Elect...