The White House – Open For Questions

The White House has launched a new web site where anyone can submit and vote up their most important questions for President Obama. Activity on the site will culminate in Obama addressing the top questions on Thursday, March 26. http://www.whitehouse.gov/openforquestions/ The site is powered by Google Moderator and the usability closely follows the social votingContinue reading “The White House – Open For Questions”

Obama. A New Media inauguration?

The soon-to-be 44th president of the United States, who addresses citizens via YouTube (here and here) and Twitter, is also a Mac user who has been spotted flashing an iPhone, keeps up with his family via iChat, whose “O” logo was designed on a Mac and whose campaign was powered by MacBooks. Obama has saidContinue reading “Obama. A New Media inauguration?”

Obama won… because of me

I know everyone’s talking about how amazing it is that Obama is going to be the next President so I’ll keep this short. I think it’s an incredible landmark moment for so many reasons, but one thing that impressed me about the Obama campaign was it’s use of social media. This was in my TwitterContinue reading “Obama won… because of me”