Project Narwhal is the name of a computer program used by the 2012 campaign by Barack Obama.[1] It was contrasted in the Mitt Romney presidential campaign by Project Orca, so named because the orca is one of the few predators of the narwhal.[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Issenberg, Sasha (15 February 2012). "Obama's White Whale: How the campaign's top-secret project Narwhal could change this race, and many to come". Retrieved 12 November 2012.
  2. ^ Gallagher, Sean (Nov 9, 2012). "Inside Team Romney's whale of an IT meltdown". Ars Technica.

External linksEdit

  • Article on the development of Project Narwhal: Madrigal, Alexis C. (16 November 2012). "When the Nerds Go Marching In". The Atlantic. Retrieved 21 Nov 2012.