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Twitter’s new Political Index tracks sentiment toward Obama, Romney

Matt Pitchford
Contributor

Twitter launched a new tool Wednesday, the Twitter Political Index, that will track the Twitter-verse's feelings about Obama and Romney in real time.

Reid: Romney ‘didn’t pay taxes for 10 years!’

5:39 PM 07/31/2012

According to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, the reason that Mitt Romney hasn't released his tax returns from before 2010 is simple: A Bain investor told him that Romney "didn't pay any taxes for 10 years."

Obama and Romney launch new mobile apps

4:47 PM 07/31/2012

Both campaigns just went more mobile.

Rapper Snoop Dogg is now Rastafarian Snoop Lion

2:10 PM 07/31/2012

A few years ago veteran West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg wrote a song asking, "Who Am I, What's my Name?" The answer was obvious until Monday.

Twitter versus the Olympics

1:22 PM 07/30/2012

Twitter is causing problems for Olympic organizers in London and for news networks in the U.S.

Pelosi prefers rain forest-destroying KFC over traditional marriage Chick-fil-A

12:05 AM 07/28/2012

Nancy Pelosi expressed her support KFC over Chick-fil-A via Twitter on Friday, writing, "For the record, I prefer Kentucky Fried Chicken. #ChickFilA"

Boston Mayor backs off attempt to block Chick-fil-A: ‘I make mistakes’; Dodson didn’t influence decision

4:37 PM 07/26/2012

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has stepped back from his threat to block Chick-Fil-A from opening a new store in the city.

So-far secret group to promote Internet freedom and economic interests

3:11 PM 07/26/2012

The Internet Association, a new trade group that will officially launch in September, is meant to be a "unified voice of the Internet economy" in Washington, DC, according to their website.

Report: Iran’s nuclear program disrupted by virus that blasts AC/DC in the middle of the night

11:34 AM 07/25/2012

Iran's nuclear program has been thunderstruck for the third time.

James Holmes at 18: Dreams of owning a slurpee machine

1:23 PM 07/23/2012

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Internet Defense League launches network to defend Web freedom

11:58 PM 07/19/2012

The Internet Defense League --- an organization designed to warn of attacks on Internet freedom using a cat and spotlight logo --- officially launched on Thursday.

Washington becomes first state to offer voter registration on Facebook

2:04 PM 07/19/2012

Washington state announced Tuesday that it will offer a Facebook app that allows residents to register to vote.

Film: Occupy wasn’t spontaneous, it was a scheme

12:27 AM 07/19/2012

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Pirate Bay bans not working

11:23 AM 07/17/2012

The Pirate Bay continues to flourish in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, despite court orders in both countries ordering that the file-sharing site be blocked, the BBC reports.

Book: Obama’s Communist mentor influenced his political beliefs

11:41 PM 07/15/2012

A new book due out Tuesday makes the case that Frank Marshall Davis, a card-carrying member of the Communist Party, mentored Barack Obama when he lived in Hawaii.

Conservatives divided on how Romney should handle Bain attacks

12:12 AM 07/13/2012

How should Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney handle President Barack Obama's constant attacks on his time at Bain Capital? Republican strategists and opinion leaders can't seem to agree.

Marketers know what you will do before you do, by watching your eyes

11:29 PM 07/12/2012

We don’t actually make decisions. At least not the way we say we do.

Pletka: There is a ‘conspiracy of silence’ about problems in cybersecurity [VIDEO]

1:28 PM 07/11/2012

In an interview with The Daily Caller, American Enterprise Institute vice-president Danielle Pletka explained just what drives the need for cybersecurity legislation and just how far the government should go.

Resurrected? Lamar Smith plans piecemeal push to zombify SOPA

2:53 PM 07/10/2012

With the rash of zombie-related news recently, it seems Texas Republican Rep. Lamar Smith wanted to jump on the bandwagon.