Neowin News Feed for: Political https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/political/ Neowin News Feed for: Political en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Google's Palestine webpage hacked for anti-Israeli purpose [Update] https://www.neowin.net/news/googles-palestine-webpage-hacked-for-anti-israeli-purpose/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1204700111news-logo-google-logo-monochrome.png" alt="" /></div>The webpage for Google in Palestine has been attacked by an unknown group, calling for revolution in the disputed lands around Palestine and Israel. How they pulled off the hack is still uncertain. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/googles-palestine-webpage-hacked-for-anti-israeli-purpose">Read more...</a> paul.ferson@neowin.net (Paul Ferson) Tue, 27 Aug 2013 06:36:17 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/googles-palestine-webpage-hacked-for-anti-israeli-purpose Russia's SVR reportedly investing in spam-bots https://www.neowin.net/news/russias-svr-reportedly-investing-in-spam-bots/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/21436736r.jpg" alt="" /></div>Information from Russian newspaper Kommersant indicates that Russia&#039;s foreign intelligence agency, the SVR, has invested considerable sums of money into developing propaganda spambots for the state. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/russias-svr-reportedly-investing-in-spam-bots">Read more...</a> paul.ferson@neowin.net (Paul Ferson) Sat, 08 Sep 2012 00:31:47 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/russias-svr-reportedly-investing-in-spam-bots UK politician wants fastest broadband in Europe by 2015 https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-politician-wants-fastest-broadband-in-europe-by-2015/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1792326446union-flag.png" alt="" /></div>UK Culture Minister Jeremy Hunt has decided that he wants the country to be blazing the trail for internet speeds in Europe by 2015, offering super-fast connections to at least 90% of its populace. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-politician-wants-fastest-broadband-in-europe-by-2015">Read more...</a> paul.ferson@neowin.net (Paul Ferson) Wed, 22 Aug 2012 08:09:19 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-politician-wants-fastest-broadband-in-europe-by-2015 Political party aims to ban PowerPoint from Switzerland https://www.neowin.net/news/political-party-aims-to-ban-powerpoint-from-switzerland/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/logo_en_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>One of the most interesting new additions to PowerPoint 2010 is not a new feature of the software itself, but a bundled template named &quot;Five Rules for Creating Great Presentations&quot; by Duarte Design. One of... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/political-party-aims-to-ban-powerpoint-from-switzerland">Read more...</a> denis.wong@neowin.net (Denis Wong) Wed, 06 Jul 2011 07:06:40 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/political-party-aims-to-ban-powerpoint-from-switzerland Pulitzer winning cartoonist gets app rejection from Apple https://www.neowin.net/news/pulitzer-winning-cartoonist-gets-app-rejection-from-apple/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1727670123tech_iphoneos20091030.png" alt="" /></div>History was made recently when Mark Fiore, an online-only journalist, was given the Pulitzer prize. It was the first time an online-only journalist and cartoonist was given the Pulitzer, and it was considered huge success... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/pulitzer-winning-cartoonist-gets-app-rejection-from-apple">Read more...</a> tzvi.friedman@neowin.net (Tzvi Friedman) Thu, 15 Apr 2010 14:52:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/pulitzer-winning-cartoonist-gets-app-rejection-from-apple The Political Machine Express - A Free Stratetgy Game https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-express---a-free-stratetgy-game/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1611132345sdlogo_blue.jpg" alt="" /></div>Stardock, the company behind such games as Galactic Civilizations, Sins of a Solar Empire, and Demigod has made available The Political Machine Express. This free strategy game puts players in the role of the campaign... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-express---a-free-stratetgy-game">Read more...</a> sscott@stardock.com (Spencer Scott) Thu, 18 Sep 2008 14:24:23 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-express---a-free-stratetgy-game The Political Machine 2008 Released https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-released/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1611132345sdlogo_blue.jpg" alt="" /></div>Stardock has released The Political Machine 2008, the highly anticipated follow-up to its 2004 smash hit. The Political Machine 2008 is a PC game that puts players in control of the 2008 presidential campaign. Play... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-released">Read more...</a> sscott@stardock.com (Spencer Scott) Mon, 23 Jun 2008 09:30:11 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-released The Political Machine 2008 Ready for Retail https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-ready-for-retail/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With candidates now finalized on the major party's tickets, Stardock also throws its hat in the ring in time for the start of election season. Today Stardock Entertainment announced The Political Machine 2008 has gone... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-ready-for-retail">Read more...</a> sscott@stardock.com (Spencer Scott) Tue, 10 Jun 2008 15:33:39 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-ready-for-retail The Political Machine 2008 Announced https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-announced/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Do you have what it takes to be the president? Today Stardock Entertainment announced The Political Machine 2008, a new PC game that puts players in control of the 2008 presidential campaign. Play as the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-announced">Read more...</a> sscott@stardock.com (Spencer Scott) Wed, 26 Mar 2008 19:20:20 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-2008-announced Malaysian political bloggers form alliance https://www.neowin.net/news/malaysian-political-bloggers-form-alliance/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Malaysian online political commentators have formed the National Alliance of Bloggers', a group to protect bloggers' interests and to try to get the government to see their point of view. The new group's president, Ahirudin... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/malaysian-political-bloggers-form-alliance">Read more...</a> () Sat, 07 Apr 2007 22:35:25 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/malaysian-political-bloggers-form-alliance Political Shift in Congress May Mean Delays in FCC Issues https://www.neowin.net/news/political-shift-in-congress-may-mean-delays-in-fcc-issues/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With Tuesday's elections giving the U.S. Congress a Democratic bent from its previous slant to the Republican side, that means the shift will probably end the prospects for passage of a telecom reform bill. The... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/political-shift-in-congress-may-mean-delays-in-fcc-issues">Read more...</a> () Thu, 09 Nov 2006 16:26:29 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/political-shift-in-congress-may-mean-delays-in-fcc-issues Gamers get political action group https://www.neowin.net/news/gamers-get-political-action-group/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Calling itself the Entertainment Consumer Association (ECA), the new non-profit advocacy group is forging itself a place in gaming history. Based in Connecticut, the ECA's mission is to give a political voice to gamers in... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/gamers-get-political-action-group">Read more...</a> () Fri, 13 Oct 2006 07:48:17 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/gamers-get-political-action-group The Political Machine 1.02 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-102/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Political Machine is a strategy game that puts you in the role of campaign manager for a Presidential candidate. It's available at most retail outlets in the United States or at PoliticalMachine.com. ... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-102">Read more...</a> (Brad Wardell) Tue, 12 Oct 2004 19:13:58 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-102 Ubi Soft & Stardock build The Political Machine https://www.neowin.net/news/ubi-soft--stardock-build-the-political-machine/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SAN FRANCISCO, CA &ndash; June 2, 2004 &ndash; Ubisoft, one of the world's leading videogame publishers, today announced that they have signed a deal with Stardock Entertainment to publish The Political Machine, a... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/ubi-soft--stardock-build-the-political-machine">Read more...</a> (Brad Wardell) Wed, 02 Jun 2004 20:12:47 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/ubi-soft--stardock-build-the-political-machine The Political Machine announced https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-announced/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Stardock announced its upcoming political strategy game today. The Political Machine is a single player or multiplayer strategy game in which players take on the roll of campaign manager for a US Presidential candidate. ... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-announced">Read more...</a> (Brad Wardell) Thu, 01 Apr 2004 01:07:23 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-political-machine-announced