How the GOP Is Trying to Kill Obama's Digital Edge

April 7 (Bloomberg) –- After the 2012 election and the failure of their state-of-the-art voter turnout predictor, the RNC hired real tech talent from real tech giants like Facebook and LinkedIn. The task at hand was to build a data platform that gives campaigns actionable data with voter profiles that tells campaigns how they can make better informed decisions. In the first installment of "Power Brokers," Bloomberg's Phil Mattingly goes inside Republican Party headquarters and gets a first-hand look at the RNC's new digital operation. (Source: Bloomberg)

Carve Up the Slopes Like a Pro With Wagner Custom Skis
22:39 - Pete Wagner wrote a block of code that translates a skier’s height, weight, skill level, and preferred terrain into the right specifications for a pair of custom planks. The code forms the “recipe” for each new pair of Wagner Skis his company builds in a former gas station in Placerville, Colo., a few miles outside Telluride. (video by Zach Goldstein, Ryo Ikegami, Victoria Blackburne-Daniell)
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