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Joe Biden wins Florida Democratic primary

Breaking News: Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden is projected to have won Florida, one of 3 states holding presidential primaries today.

It's a Biden blowout, too.

At this time, Biden is projected to win big in Florida against his Democratic opponent, Vermont senator Bernie Sanders -- 61 percent to 23 percent, with ...

Twitter brings back special labels for profiles of political candidates

03.06.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

If you've ever seen a Twitter account and wondered if it belonged to someone who's running for public office, but you didn't feel like reading their bio or Googling them, this is a great week for you. Twitter announced on Thursday it would start roll... ...

Siri will now answer your election questions

Apple’s built-in voice assistant won’t help you figure out who to vote for, but it will be able to update you on different races around the U.S. during election season as well as deliver live results as votes are counted. The new feature, announced today, is part of Apple News’ 2020 election coverage, which also ...

Biden says Section 230 tech liability shield should end for Facebook, Zuckerberg should be subject to civil liability

Former Vice President and current 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden says U.S. Section 230 should be immediately revoked for Facebook and other social media platforms, and that Mark Zuckerberg should be submitted to civil liability.

He made the comments in a question-and-answer sessions with the New York Times.

Here's a long excerpt but a ...

Twitter warns UK political party over ‘factcheck’ rebrand that misled the public

11.20.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Twitter says a UK political party's rebrand of their press account as a fact-checking service misled the public. The UK's Conservative party has been accused of misleading people by rebranding their official Twitter profile as a fact-checker during a... ...

Yes, you can still visit Bob Dole’s 1996 campaign website. Here is its story.

08.27.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Welcome to Dial Up, Mashable’s most excellent look at technology in the '90s, from the early days of the World Wide Web to the clunky gadgets that won our hearts.  It’s Oct. 6, 1996. The night of the first presidential debate between... ...

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a Democratic presidential candidate, sues Google for ‘election interference’

07.25.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Democratic primary candidate for president, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, has filed a lawsuit against Google over claims of “election interference.” In the complaint filed by Gabbard’s campaign committee, Tulsi Now Inc., the congresswoman all... ...