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Staff Writer for @Wired covering business, tech policy, and the 2016 presidential campaign. send ideas to issie_lapowsky@wired.com

New Hampshire Primary Liveblog: All Eyes On Trump, Bernie

wired.com — New Hampshire residents took to the polls today, becoming the first in the country to cast their ballots in a presidential primary. While Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton walked away with first place finishes during the Iowa caucusus last week, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have been leading the New Hampshire polls for weeks.

Ted Cruz Says Donald Trump Is Just a Sore Loser

wired.com — MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE-As soon as he stepped in the front door of the Red Arrow Diner this morning, its glass fully fogged from the press throng inside, Senator Ted Cruz was bombarded by one question, and one question only: What do you think about the comments Donald Trump made at last night's rally?

Trump's New Hampshire Rally Is Just Like Reading the Comments

wired.com — MANCHESTER, New Hampshire-Any fervent comments section has its factions. You have the like-minded masses, the vocal dissidents, and the rare few who are there to have a real discussion. But in the end, the loudest voices usually win out, and any sign of dissent gets shouted down.

Twitter Is Now Worth Less Than Many of the Unicorns

wired.com — Jack Dorsey believes in Twitter's future. "Twitter's here to stay!" he tweeted just before yesterday's Superbowl. "By becoming more Twitter-y!" The public markets, however, do not share his enthusiasm. The company, which will report fourth-quarter earnings on Wednesday, was valued at just more than $10 billion when it closed today-down from a 2013 high of $40 billion.
Feb 08, 2016

RT @WIRED: Twitter is now worth less than many of the unicorns bit.ly/1RjSuMc

Why a Flight to Flint May Be Clinton's Cleverest Move Yet

wired.com — As she stood behind a tall lectern in a Baptist church in Flint, Michigan yesterday, surrounded by Flint citizens still reeling from a scandal that has left untold numbers of children poisoned by lead-tainted water, Hillary Clinton told the congregation that such a crisis was no time for "politics as usual."
Feb 08, 2016

Why going to Flint in the middle of her New Hampshire campaign may have been Clinton's smartest move yet: wired.com/2016/02/why-a-…

Feb 08, 2016

RT @issielapowsky: Why going to Flint in the middle of her New Hampshire campaign may have been Clinton's smartest move yet: wired.com/2016/02/why-a-…

Feb 09, 2016

Why a Flight to Flint May Be Clinton’s Cleverest Move Yet wired.com/2016/02/why-a-… via @WIRED

Black NYU Students Say They Were Profiled At Rubio Event

wired.com — New York University journalism professor Yvonne Latty took to Twitter this morning, claiming she and two students were racially profiled during a Marco Rubio campaign event in New Hampshire.

Sanders, On Break from New Hampshire, Helps SNL Feel the Bern

wired.com — Bernie Sanders virtually tied Hillary Clinton in Iowa. He has a serious lead in New Hampshire polls. As if these weren't enough to prove the Vermont senator is a serious contender in the 2016 presidential race, he now has another bona-fide to add to the list: an appearance on Saturday Night Live.

Twitter Wants You to Know That It Is Fighting Terrorists

wired.com — Twitter wants you to know that it is just as horrified as you are about the tweets on its platform promoting terrorism-and that, yes, the company is trying to combat it. In recent months, Twitter has come under fire as ISIS propagandists used the platform to promote their cause and recruit would-be militants.

Google Is Bringing Free Gigabit Fiber to Public Housing Across the US

wired.com — Last summer, Google said it would help connect some 275,000 low-income homes to the internet as part of the White House's ConnectHome initiative. Now the company is making good on that promise. Today Google announced it had outfitted 100 homes at the West Bluff public housing complex in Kansas City with a free Google Fiber connection.
Feb 04, 2016

RT @WIRED: ICYMI, Google is bringing free Gigabit Fiber to public housing wrd.cm/1SvKclV

WATCH: White House Livestreams Obama's First Mosque Visit

wired.com — President Obama is visiting the Islamic Society of Baltimore today, marking the first time the president has visited an American mosque while in office. The goal, according to the White House, is to counteract some of the rhetoric being shared about the Muslim American community on the 2016 presidential campaign trail.
Feb 03, 2016

RT @WIRED: WATCH LIVE: The White House is livestreaming Obama’s first visit to an American mosque wrd.cm/1SGUvBU

Feb 03, 2016

Watch @POTUS' first visit to an American mosque live (amazed that #MosqueVisit hasn't yet been taken over by trolls) wired.com/2016/02/watch-…

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Feb 09, 2016

Cruz says Trump calls people names because he can't debate the issues. "He can’t discuss the substance, he can’t defend his record."

Feb 09, 2016

"He didn't like that he lost in Iowa, and his response is to simply yell and insult and engage in profanity." -Cruz on Trump's rally comment

Feb 08, 2016

RT @BobbyBigWheel: Marco Rubio's product team insists that this is a feature, not a bug youtube.com/watch?v=MVxGHD…

Feb 08, 2016

"You're reprimanded," Trump says, "for the press, this is a serious reprimand."

Feb 08, 2016

"She said he's a pussy" - Trump repeating an audience member's outburst about Ted Cruz. Because apparently saying that's ok now.

Feb 08, 2016

"We've got a blizzard outside there’s no [global] warming" - Trump in New Hampshire

Feb 08, 2016

Why going to Flint in the middle of her New Hampshire campaign may have been Clinton's smartest move yet: wired.com/2016/02/why-a-…

Feb 08, 2016

"Very soon we’re going to start saying Merry Christmas again when it’s Christmas" - gets maybe the biggest applause yet.


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