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Rory O'Connor

Rory O'Connor

US & Canada

Don't get fooled again on US immigration reform

Despite the apparent support for reform, the new immigration deal may "fall apart once again, just as in the past".

Don't get fooled again on US immigration reform

Opinion

Welcome to America, Al Jazeera

This is an excellent time for any entity interested in making an impact in the US cable news environment, notes author.

Welcome to America, Al Jazeera

US & Canada

Data dumpster-diving may determine US presidential race

Both the Democratic and Republican National Committees have already spent millions on data acquisition, writes O'Connor.

Data dumpster-diving may determine US presidential race

Science & Technology

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.

Old wine in new bottles: Social media in the US presidential campaign

Science & Technology

Welcome to the first digital presidential election

While many thought the 2008 campaign was focused online, the 2012 election will be 'digital on steroids'.

Welcome to the first digital presidential election

Environment

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.

Breaking up the nuclear family

Science & Technology

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.

Without trust, Facebook isn't worth $100 billion

Science & Technology

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.

Is Google facing an existential threat?

Politics

Florida: The 'decider' state

The Republican campaign may drag on, but the GOP winner has already been decided.

Florida: The 'decider' state

Politics

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.

Race politics in the Hawkeye and Granite States