Technology and Obama’s triumph; Who will be Obama’s chief technology officer

One thing that became a huge plus factor for Barack Obama’s campaign was technology.

This MSNBC report summarizes Obama’s tech edge:

For the curious, take a look at Obama’s platform on technology issues and this interview with him when he was still running for office.

Meanwhile, I am sure Silicon Valley and other tech community folks are now looking forward to Obama’s appointment of a “chief technology officer” between now and his inauguration. He promised to appoint a CTO during the campaign.

Interestingly, losing candidate John McCain doesn’t know how the internet and does not do email.

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