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May, 2014

Post Article on Text Messages as an Organizing Tool

Continuing this week’s SMS frenzy, the Post has a series of examples from around the world of how protest organizers are using text messages not only to turn out crowds but to manage them in the streets. But beware, your government might just cut off cell phone service to put a cramp in...

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More Political Uses of Text Messaging

Schwarzenegger’s texting updates from the California GOP convention, and a new campaign is planning to register young Latino voters from their cell phones. Here’s more about the technology Voto Latino’s using, which is open to other groups:...

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Quick Hits — August 23, 2006

Post: Burns Burned by Video Clips. His opponent is distributing clips to the press via old-school videotape, but at least one has shown up on YouTube. AdAge: The Reach Most Marketers Crave Still Comes From TV, Print and Internet Ads, not from blogs or podcasts. But, opinion leaders get much of...

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Seattle Times: YouTube is Making Waves in Politics

Good overview article — includes a bunch of examples of recent online political video fun, ranging from a fake Gore bore to a senatorial sleepyhead captured on film to Michelle Malkin’s minions, with a pass through deep macaca on the way. In particular, check out these ads gathered on...

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