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Voting Technology articles on Democracy Chronicles
This voting technology section highlights the important role technology has played in democratic history and seeks to explore how technology will shape the future of elections. This new era of elections is an area of heavy debate in political circles. Be sure to also check out our Election Technology section and our articles on Technology Dissidents, the Internet and Voting or Voting Machines.
The legislation labels personal social media accounts and empowers authorities to block them as “fake news.”
Sponsors of the Russian “troll factory” that meddled in the 2016 vote have launched a new website
Authorities are waging a battle to control what their people see and hear, with the goal of limiting dissent
A vendor that provides key services for Maryland elections has been acquired by company linked Russian oligarch
Trump tried to blame the Obama administration for not responding aggressively enough to Russian hacking of Democratic targets in 2016
While America is far away from adapting blockchain for government, the first adaptation may come in the form of securing an election. The process of voting by phone may be the first step.
Policy drawing complaints that government resources are being used to undercut political rivals
New technology on the internet lets anyone make videos of real people appearing to say things they’ve never said
Ethelo offers a new kind of blockchain-based voting for groups, communities or other organizations