Overstock subsidiary recently led a $2.2 million funding round for the Boston-based voting technology startup Voatz
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Social media giant Twitter has reiterated its stance that accounts belonging to world leaders have special status,
A New York lawmaker has introduced four bills covering blockchain, making it one of several states to consider the issue
The biggest argument in favor for banning these selfies is that it can lead to vote buying. That might be true, but to an extent that we should outlaw them? Don’t think so, bub.
Colorado did the right thing by decriminalizing the celebration of people wanting to share that they participated democracy, which is one of the most patriotic civic duties a citizen can participate in.
Dating app Tinder is popular enough that it has become the target of political campaign spending
It is not yet clear whether voting technology actually does spur greater voter participation
More than one hundred security researchers and experts signed on to a letter sent to Congress
Former US secretary of homeland security Johnson told lawmakers he was extremely concerned
A Trump-supporting social media guru is flooding Twitter with grass roots-appearing messages