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Daily Archives: July 1st, 2011

Google+: Step right up if you want to help Google complete its profile of you

Excerpt: Earlier this week, Google finally took the wrappings off of the Facebook clone it has been developing, sparking a prolonged media frenzy about its efforts to catch up with Twitter and Facebook in the social networking arena. By all accounts, Google+ represents the company’s most sophisticated attempt to build a social network. It is a […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Civil Liberties, Core Encyclopedia Topics, Technology
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Transcript: Van Jones urges netroots to lead the way in rebuilding the American dream

Excerpt: Editor’s Note: One of the highlights of Netroots Nation 2011 was Van Jones’ Saturday keynote addres urging the community to lead the way in rebuilding the American Dream, which repeatedly brought the convention to its feet. NPI has transcribed the speech for the benefit of progressive activists who weren’t there to hear it in person. […]
Written by:Patrick
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