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January 13, 2009

Iran Get Bomb Parts from U.S.

Aggregated from: PoliGazette

MSNBC reports that Iran has become quite adept at using fake and existing foreign companies to buy technology it is not allowed to possess. Iran has illegally bought technology it uses for roadside bombs, which it then gives (or sells) to terrorists in Iraq, according to both independent experts and...

November 23, 2008

Obama Koala Hijinks

Aggregated from: Beyond The Fringe

Fresh from the talented pen of Joel Watson from HijiNKS Ensue - his efferverscent comics are well worth following. [Republished with permission] Wonder what Obama thinks of Oz’s rather more fiercesome drop bears?...

November 19, 2008

Vote for Obama’s technology policies. Using, erm, technology

Aggregated from: England for Obama

Not only is Barack Obama getting all 21st-century new-fangled on our ass by appointing the first Chief Technology Officer in American history* - he’s getting so 21st-century new-fangled on our ass that we, the American people - sorry, you, the American people - can suggest, and vote online for...

November 13, 2008

Obama Plan Could Boost US Solar Development, Demand

Aggregated from: IT News Africa

Barack Obama’s election as the next US president could usher in a new era of solar energy development in the United States, but economic difficulties may prove a barrier to some of the more expensive renewable initiatives, according to Gartner, Inc. “Demand for solar energy remains ...

November 7, 2008

Trinidad & Tobago, U.S.A.: Holograms

Aggregated from: Global Voices Online » U.S.A.

Blogging from Trinidad and Tobago, This Beach Called Life thinks that CNN's election coverage holograms were “the second most amazing event for the night!” ...

November 3, 2008

Japan: Response to Obama “Put down the Wii Remote” Ad

Aggregated from: Global Voices Online » U.S.A.

Comments from Japanese net users respond [ja] to an ad by U.S. presidential nominee Obama in which viewers are told to “put down the remote and go vote“. “Why Wii?” one asks. Another writes: “Anti-Japan policies before even becoming president?” And one person wond...

October 23, 2008

Bloggers Weigh in on Voting Irregularities

With Election Day just less two weeks away and early voting booths opening, issues surrounding the validity of the different ways to vote have arisen. Hoa Quach reviews blogs on this matter.

October 7, 2008

Did Sarah Palin use an earpiece in the VP debate ?

Aggregated from: Norfolk Blogger

It looks as though Sarah Palin's Vice Presidential performance might have had some assistance.Click HERE to read more....

October 4, 2008

Africa: Let Us Talk About US Politics

The US Presidential election is of great interest to many people around the world and the role technology is playing has been interesting, to say the least. Jon Gosier digs into African blogs to bring us the latest reactions on the elections from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

September 19, 2008

Palin’s Email Hacked

Aggregated from: PoliGazette

I’m temporarily suspending my unwritten rule of not talking about Mrs. Distraction Palin because something especially nasty has happened. Apparently some hackers are have hacked her personal email and have posted screenshots thereof. They even boast that they went so far as to call daughter Br...