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Old wine in new bottles: Social media in the US presidential campaign
Obama has higher Twitter involvement, but Romney’s tweets go viral more often, writes O'Connor.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2012 08:54 GMT
Welcome to the first digital presidential election
While many thought the 2008 campaign was focused online, the 2012 election will be 'digital on steroids'.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2012 13:05 GMT
Breaking up the nuclear family
It's time for the world's largest economy - the US - to learn from Japan and Germany, and ditch nuclear power.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2012 11:32 GMT
Without trust, Facebook isn't worth $100 billion
More and more Facebook users are becoming aware of how their personal information is being tracked, used and shared.
Last updated: 19 May 2012 16:48 GMT
Is Google facing an existential threat?
The internet giant may lose the 'social' e-war it is waging, especially as it faces anti-trust suits on many fronts.
Last updated: 04 May 2012 16:43 GMT
Florida: The 'decider' state
The Republican campaign may drag on, but the GOP winner has already been decided.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012 15:06 GMT
Race politics in the Hawkeye and Granite States
New Hampshire and Iowa wield so much power and influence, they make a mockery of the US presidential primary process.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2012 12:18 GMT
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A soft approach to returning British fighters
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Libya: The war nobody can win
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Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Palestine moves towards post-Oslo phase
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