Category: Politics

Women In Engineering, Computer Science, Technology, Hall Of Fame – Infographic

Women In Engineering, Computer Science, Technology, Hall Of Fame – Infographic

Did you know that Ada Lovelace, a computer scientist from England, is considered to be the first computer programmer? With her code-like language, she created a model for Charles Babbage’s analytical engine in the mid-1800s. Nearly two centuries later, there are some very impressive women working in technology, such as...

Who Will Social Media Users Vote For? – Infographic

Who Will Social Media Users Vote For? – Infographic

You’ve probably seen the results of dozens of election polls by now, but what about research specifically concentrating on social media users? How will they be voting in the U.S. presidential election coming up on Nov. 6? To find out, market research firm Lab42 surveyed 500 U.S. social media users....

Citizens Demand More Use Of Digital And Social Media By Police – Infographic

Citizens Demand More Use Of Digital And Social Media By Police – Infographic

Do you Like Bones on Facebook? Do you live-tweet Dexter every week? Turns out, social media users want to be involved with the real-life fight against crime, as well. Approximately 92% of citizens from across six countries want to support their police force, according to a June 2012 survey by...

How Are Apps Shaping the 2012 Election? – Infographic

How Are Apps Shaping the 2012 Election? – Infographic

How Are Apps Shaping the 2012 Election? [INFOGRAPHIC]. Source: Mashable.com, EngineYard.com If 2008′s presidential race was the social media election, then this year’s is certainly the mobile election. EngineYard.com created an infographic that breaks down how the U.S. has used mobile apps, in both sending and consuming information, during the...

First Presidential Debate – Romney Wins, At First Sight

First Presidential Debate – Romney Wins, At First Sight

After watching the first presidential debate it must be said that Mitt Romney displayed much more confidence than current President Obama. His entire appearance was much stronger and appeared to be much more confident. Obama really looked like he is bothered by this debate and couldn’t wait until it is...

The Enemies Of The Internet – Infographic

The Enemies Of The Internet – Infographic

If you think that identity theft is the worst-case-scenario of Internet use, you clearly don’t live in any of the nations that make the list of top “Enemies of the Internet.” Not only do these governments monitor their citizens’ web activity, but they also make it nearly impossible for them...

Mashable Special Report: How Digital Is Transforming Politics

Mashable Special Report: How Digital Is Transforming Politics

Mashable Special Report: How Digital Is Transforming Politics. “We just made history.” That Nov. 5, 2008 tweet from the campaign of Barack Obama capped off the first presidential election of the social media age. Four years earlier, Howard Dean had begun to reveal the power of the Internet for fundraising...

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