How Obama Will Use Web Technology. Editor’s Note: The following guest post was written by Kevin Merritt, the CEO and founder of blist, a Web-based list manager and spreadsheet that was used on Change.gov, the Obama Administration’s transition Website.
President Barack Obama was sworn into office this week as our nation’s 44th president. Despite running into a few technical challenges in the first few days at the White House, the Obama Administration will embrace technology in unprecedented ways. Led by forward thinking, web savvy technologists, President Obama’s new media team looks poised and ready to fulfill President Obama’s vision of open-source democracy. Start Your 30-day Free Trial and Eliminate Email Overload. Consciousness and Complexity. Recently my wife Ramona and I watched a PBS program entitled "Ape Genius.
" The program sought to uncover the cognitive abilities and limits of the great apes: Chimpanzees, Bonobos, Orangutans, and Gorillas. Their mental capabilities were contrasted with those of humans. A visual exploration on mapping complex networks. Many Eyes. Gallery of Computation.