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President Obama Mentions Apple Building Macs in America During State of the Union Address

US calls on Chinese government to crack down on hacking

www.guardian.co.uk
Obama's national security adviser urges China to recognise risk cyber-attacks pose to international relationsThe White House has urged Beijing to acknowledge, investigate and halt the widespread hacking of US firms, with Barack Obama's national security adviser warning of intrusions from China on "an unprecedented scale".Thomas Donilon described cyber-attacks as a...
US calls on Chinese government to crack down on hacking

Obama To Hold "Fireside Hangout" On State of the Union Address

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt's radio series of 30 "fireside chats" was key way to connect the presidency to homes across the nation in 1933 and 1934. More than 75 years later, President Obama is using Google+ to "Hangout" with his constituents.  In his ongoing series paying respect to the New Deal...
Obama To Hold "Fireside Hangout" On State of the Union Address
Does the Chevy Volt's manufacturing break spell bad news for Obama's million EV promise?
Controversial cyber bill CISPA returns to Congress for debate, same as before

Tim Cook to attend State of the Union Address with Michelle Obama

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It was announced on Monday that Apple CEO Tim Cook will be attending President Barack Obama's State of the Union address as a guest of First Lady Michelle Obama....
Tim Cook to attend State of the Union Address with Michelle Obama

President Obama to do post-speech hangout on Google+ #thecircuit

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Obama hangout: President Obama will take to Google+ two days after his State of the Union address to conduct a video hangout. Anyone will be able to submit video or text questions to him online ahead of the chat, which will take place at 4:50 p.m. Eastern on Thursday....
President Obama to do post-speech hangout on Google+ #thecircuit

Barack Obama Is The First Cyber War President, But A President Can't Win A Cyber War

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The Commander-in-Chief has made a massive troop reassignment to U.S. Cyber Command and pushed new legislation and executive orders expanding pre-emptive cyber attacks, but it'll take more innovation than government can muster to win the war against hackers with cheap, destructive weapons. President Barack Obama ran on "change we...
Barack Obama Is The First Cyber War President, But A President Can't Win A Cyber War
President Obama cites Apple's return to US manufacturing in State of the Union address

Obama gets funky: White House releases dubstep video ahead of State of the Union address

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Much like its response to the public petition to build a Death Star, the latest video uploaded to the official White House YouTube channel once again proves that presidential administration is at least somewhat in tune (or perhaps in step?) with today’s popular culture. Rather than release a string...
Obama gets funky: White House releases dubstep video ahead of State of the Union address

Are You Following The Olympics?

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We experience events like the Olympics, the Super Bowl, the Oscars, and the State of the Union address together by watching them on television—it's the next best thing to being there for most of us. I (@ChloeS) collaborate with our media partners, and have enjoyed watching them weave together new...
Are You Following The Olympics?
Radio Jamming -- Not A Thing Of The Past

North Korea Goes Nuclear For Third Time

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The underground test used a smaller and lighter device but with greater explosive force, and has China, the U.S. and the U.N. condemning the act. After a month of rhetoric, North Korea finally did it, detonating a nuclear device today. The explosion--the rogue state's third nuclear test--left the rest...
North Korea Goes Nuclear For Third Time
Larry Page wants 'great love' for Google, says its future depends on knowing more about you

Andrew Fieldhouse: The Buffett Romney Rule

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In his State of the Union address, President Obama defined the Buffett Rule aggressively: "If you make more than $1 million a year, you should not pay less than 30 percent in taxes." The Buffett Rule, of course, was inspired by Warren Buffett urging policymakers to "stop coddling the super-rich"...
Andrew Fieldhouse: The Buffett Romney Rule

The president's big greenwash

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Perhaps the Obama administration has the set the bar for green success too low. Anything that does not implode or burst into flames qualifies as a success. By Sunil Sharan, contributor FORTUNE -- The United Nations climate chief, Christiana Figueres, has warned that a Republican win in the U.S. presidential...
The president's big greenwash
President Obama to take to Google Hangouts again, starting a new tradition

How Obama-endorsed P-TECH high school is changing education [Q&A]

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In his State of the Union address last night, President Obama made several sweeping statements about how he’d like to improve education, but he saved a specific mention for Brooklyn, NY-based P-TECH, or Pathways in Technology Early College High School. Talking about the importance of aligning education with employment opportunities,...
How Obama-endorsed P-TECH high school is changing education [Q&A]

Here's How Many Jobs Apple Will Bring To The U.S. To Make Macs (AAPL)

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Apple got a shout out during last night's State of the Union for bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. At the end of last year, CEO Tim Cook said Apple plans to invest $100 million in domestic manufacturing to produce some Macs here. In case you're wondering what it...
Here's How Many Jobs Apple Will Bring To The U.S. To Make Macs (AAPL)

Shale gas is no alternative to renewables

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If we really want to cool the planet this century, we need rapid and massive deployment of a mix of conservation, wind, solar, and nuclear energy -- not natural gas. By Sunil Sharan, contributor FORTUNE -- The world is scrambling to deploy renewable sources of energy, but America has fallen behind. The...
Shale gas is no alternative to renewables

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 2012 is going to be the Twitter election

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2012 is going to be the Twitter election, Twitter CEO Dick Costolo said at the D: Dive Into Media event in Dana Point, California Monday night. In an interview with AllThingsD media editor Peter Kafka, Costolo said that a majority of the Republican candidates are buying ads, otherwise known as...
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo: 2012 is going to be the Twitter election

Obama, in State of the Union, offers shout-outs to tech

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In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Barack Obama made a point of drawing attention to three big tech firms: IBM, Apple and Intel....
Obama, in State of the Union, offers shout-outs to tech

Obama's Cybersecurity Order Aims For a Restart With Congress

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A first step. That’s how President Obama’s Executive Order concerning “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity,” is being widely described today. As expected, the order creates a government working group that will reach out to the private sector to put in place some voluntary standards for companies deemed to be running critical...
Obama's Cybersecurity Order Aims For a Restart With Congress
Google Will Be The Official Social Platform And Livestream Provider For The 2012 Republican Convention

BitTorrent Inventor's New Goal Is 'To Kill Off Television'

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Bram Cohen, inventor of the popular file-sharing system BitTorrent, demoed his latest project at the San Francisco MusicTech Summit yesterday, reports GigaOm. It's a new live video streaming protocol that doesn't rely on a central infrastructure to work. In other words, you could hypothetically watch the Superbowl by connecting...
BitTorrent Inventor's New Goal Is 'To Kill Off Television'

Top 10 stories: Remembering Arfa; Bill Gates on Steve Jobs; and more

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There was no shortage of news on the technology beat during the month of January, one of the reasons that GeekWire’s traffic soared to record heights. And it doesn’t look like things will be slowing down anytime soon, with President Barack Obama touting the importance of innovation in his State of...
Top 10 stories: Remembering Arfa; Bill Gates on Steve Jobs; and more

Google TV gets official

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Combining the web and TV in an orgy of awesome, today at I/O 2010, Google announced Google TV. With the goal of mashing together the web and TV in an orgy of awesome without accepting compromise, Google is hoping to let people take advantage of the biggest and best...
Google TV gets official

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Biobot, Nintendo Power Glove and an inflatable bathroom bubble

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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. This week President Barack Obama set the tone for the coming year in his 2013 State of the Union address, which advocated 3D printing...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Biobot, Nintendo Power Glove and an inflatable bathroom bubble

Inhabitat's Week in Green: glowing green sea, an equinox house and energy-efficient skyscrapers

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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. Tidal energy made waves around the world this week as Inhabitat reported that Verdant Power was awarded the first license for an East River...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: glowing green sea, an equinox house and energy-efficient skyscrapers

Obama, Cybersecurity, And The Return of CIPSA

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The more things change the more they stay the same. With the strike of his pen Tuesday, President Obama signed an executive order aimed at bolstering the nation's cyber defenses and improving security. Later that night, in his State of the Union address, the President preached about the need to...
Obama, Cybersecurity, And The Return of CIPSA
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