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Tony Romm / The Politico:
Silicon Valley: D.C. doesn't get tech   —  BlackBerrys, iPhones and Droids may dot congressional committee chambers and sometimes — despite rules to the contrary — appear on the House and Senate floors.  But a growing frustration still pervades Silicon Valley that there is more than distance separating Washington and Silicon Valley.
Jul 6, 2010, 5:35 PMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Apple secrecy is bitter fruit on Hill   —  Apple is famous for its veil of secrecy around the new iPads and iPhones.  But Sen. John Rockefeller and others in Congress wonder whether the company has more than technological innovations to hide.  —  When Apple didn't participate in an April hearing …
Jun 14, 2010, 12:20 PMIn context
Erika Lovley / The Politico:
The iPad makes inroads among members of Congress   —  Attorney General Eric Holder may have been the star witness at last week's House Judiciary Committee hearing — but Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz's iPad was the VIP.  —  Like jealous siblings on Christmas morning, lawmakers peered over Chaffetz's shoulder …
May 21, 2010, 8:10 AMIn context
The Politico:
Senators' letter to Facebook   —  Four Democratic U.S. senators — Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), Michael Bennet (D-Col.), Mark Begich (Alaska) and Al Franken (D-Minn.) — on Tuesday were unveiling this letter to Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg:  —  Dear Mr. Zuckerberg,
Apr 27, 2010, 5:35 PMIn context
Jake Sherman / The Politico:
Google CEO: ‘Journalism will triumph’   —  The chief executive of Google has a message for the staggering newspaper industry: Things will get better.  —  But, Google CEO Eric Schmidt told a group of industry brass Sunday evening, that will mean big changes to the news business and Google …
Apr 12, 2010, 12:25 AMIn context
Daniel Libit / The Politico:
Hill tries to bypass Storm   —  There are a lot of storms swirling around Washington these days but only one that's dragging down Democrats and Republicans alike.  It's the one made by Research in Motion.  —  The BlackBerry Storm — the first BlackBerry without a physical keyboard …
Mar 6, 2009, 5:45 PMIn context
Ben Smith / The Politico:
Obama staff will say cu l8r 2 im   —  Barack Obama may get to keep his Blackberry, but David Axelrod is losing his IM.  —  The lawyers broke the bad news to Obama aides at a briefing Friday morning convened by incoming Deputy White House Counsel Cassandra Butts: Not only are they leaving …
Jan 18, 2009, 9:40 AMIn context
Ben Smith / Ben Smith's Blogs:
Norquist joins debate coalition   —  The debates are over, but the debate debate isn't.  —  The bi-partisan group of online activists pushing to liberate debate footage from copyright restriction, and more broadly to remold presidential debates for a new age, says it will involve itself …
Oct 16, 2008, 11:40 AMIn context
Jonathan Martin / The Politico:
Holtz-Eakin: McCain helped create BlackBerry   —  Asked what work John McCain did as chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee that helped him understand the financial markets, the candidate's top economic adviser wielded visual evidence: his BlackBerry.  —  “He did this,” Douglas Holtz-Eakin …
Sep 16, 2008, 12:40 PMIn context
Daniel Libit / The Politico:
Are members BlackBerry addicts?   —  Sen. Ted Stevens may have deep-sixed his Slashdot street cred when he described the Internet as “a series of tubes,” but the 84-year-old Alaska Republican is hardly a technological Luddite.  —  Stevens calls himself a “slave” to his BlackBerry Curve …
Jun 12, 2008, 9:10 AMIn context

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