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Topic: White House

Obama Taps Google Exec to Lead His Tech Team

Megan Smith is the nation's third CTO

President Barack Obama today named Google's Megan Smith as his new chief technology officer. At the same time, legal expert Alexander Macgillivray, who has worked at Twitter and Google, became deputy…

Taco Bell Has an Extremely Active Social Marketing Team

Tressie Lieberman's team is always ready

There was no time for rest this past Labor Day for Taco Bell’s social marketing team, busy shooting a YouTube video about a fan who started a drawing club out…

Twitter Exec to Get White House Nod as Privacy Officer

Nicole Wong will serve as senior advisor to chief technology officer

President Obama is set to name Nicole Wong, Twitter's legal director, the White House's first Internet privacy officer. In the new position, Wong will serve as a senior advisor to chief…

We the People's Hits and Misses

The White House's petition site offers advocacy groups a useful tool

In recent months, the White House’s “We the People” petition site has been in the center of numerous mainstream media debates, drawing signatures by the 10s of thousands and eliciting…

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…

White House: Twitter Helped Debt Agreement Along

Virtual pressure pushed deal

Late Sunday, congressional leaders and U.S. President Barack Obama announced that an agreement had been reached over the U.S. budget and impending debt crisis. The Twittersphere has been eager to…

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