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Rachel Sadon is a freelance writer based in DC with an interest in politics, culture, and new ways of telling stories, especially when they intersect.

Tweet, like, and vote: Social media in modern campaigns

Armed with a savvy social media presence, Claire McCaskill battles Todd Akin in Missouri’s tight Senate race. Meanwhile, Ralph Hall sticks to more traditional methods for his congressional race in Texas.

Election 2012: Where Obama and Romney stand on tech issues

Curious about where the candidates stand regarding SOPA, PIPA, cybersecurity, and Internet management? Here's what Obama and Romney have said about those issues.

FAQ: When Can You Capture Cops on Camera?

Can you photograph the police during times of civil unrest? At a crime scene? What are your rights, and the responsibilities of the police?

The State of the E-Textbook

Students have not yet ditched heavy textbooks, but the options for getting course materials digitally are growing.