10 Things You Should Know About Election Tech Trends - Get Your Cell Phones Out

By Roy Mark  |  Posted 2008-02-04 Print this article Print

Barack Obama jumped ahead of the crowded presidential pack by using text messaging as a way of generating a database of supporters. His campaign managers encourage users to text the campaign their contact information at the start of rallies, before Obama speaks.


How much do cell phone undercounts really matter? Who gets their political pointers on MySpace? And which political candidate has supporters text in their contact info? Some of the answers may surprise you.

by Roy Mark



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