Advertisement

Topic: Obama

Mark Zuckerberg Has Admitted That Facebook Has a Problem With Fake News

And he vowed to battle social misinformation

Ten days after the U.S. presidential election, Mark Zuckerberg admitted that his company has a problem with proliferating fake stories across the internet. In a Facebook post late on Friday night,…

President Obama Calls for Finding Middle Ground Around Issues Pertaining to Apple-FBI Fight

Tackled thorny topics at SXSW

President Barack Obama appeared at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin today and weighed in on the issues that are central to the ongoing fight between Apple and the FBI.…

Obamacare Ads Enlist Your Mother

Your Mom Cares campaign hit YouTube this morning

We've seen the president on Between Two Ferns, we've seen Billy Eichner quiz Olivia Wilde on the subject of "Obamacare or shut up," and now we have your mother, who is…

State of the Union: One Huge Online Branding War

Politicians, marketers wage mini battles to capitalize on exposure

It's become standard practice during widely broadcasted social events (especially political ones) for interested persons and groups to wage a quiet social media war to grab real estate in front…

Here's the Only Part of the Debate Obama Won

Across the University of Denver campus, volunteers help president win the on-site branding war

On the University of Denver's main quad, amid a sea of food trucks, fleets of motorcycle cops, and indie concert acts, it looked more like a music festival than the…

The Digital Election: Money Flowing Online, but Not Persuasion Ads

Spending increases, but TV reigns supreme

While much of the political world is focusing on tomorrow's big debate in Denver, Advertising Week got a taste of the political discussion today at the Interactive Advertising Bureau's Mixx…

As Conventions Wrap, Democrats Win Round One of Social Media Fight

Conventions show campaigns can't buy social conversations

The first round of the presidential social media dogfight wound down Thursday night with the conclusion of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C—and it appears Democrats walked away with…

White House Updates Mobile App in Time for Election

App boasts open source code and easy access to live Obama events

Not one to miss out on a digital trend, the Obama White House announced a reboot of its Apple and Android mobile app on Wednesday (Sept. 5) just in time…

Adweek's Digital Guide to Election Apps and Sites

The best digital political tools for the conventions and election day

If the 2008 election cycle was dominated by the blog, then 2012 will most surely be the cycle defined by digital. Be it through apps, dashboards, social streams, livestream videos…

Romney Will Announce Vice Presidential Pick via App

Campaign hopes to leapfrog the press, break news

It would appear that the Mitt Romney campaign loves apps. With less than 100 days to go, Mitt Romney's digital team this morning announced an iPhone and Android app called "Mitt's…

Advertisement
Advertisement