IT & Network Infrastructure : Is Barack Obama the Most Tech-Savvy President of All Time?
Absolutely not, at least not yet. It takes more than a RIM BlackBerry, knowledge of Facebook, the ability to power on an Apple MacBook and an Internet connection. Knowing a good thing when they saw it, many a president has seized upon the day's innovative opportunities in science and technology. Presidents throughout history have grabbed that moment and some were even right, including today's birthday boys: Washington and Lincoln. An eWEEK random sampling of presidents and innovation.