1Twitter, Google, Yahoo Tailor Web Services for Presidential Election
As the United States hurtles toward its Election Day on Nov. 4, Google, Yahoo and Twitter are among the Internet companies providing Web services that bring Democrats and Republicans together in a public forum to tweet or make it easier for the individuals from both parties to find election information. eWEEK composes a slide show of what the three vendors have done in this area.
To get quick updates on candidates, election news and polling numbers, try new election shortcuts on Yahoo Search, which cull information directly from the Yahoo News elections hub as well as the political dashboard. This “Obama” shortcut provides poll results, recent headlines and relevant discussions, as well as a brief bio, photos and videos.
To see it all, try the political dashboard in Yahoo News.