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Electronic voting in Venezuela, another successful election

    Electronic voting in Venezuela, another successful election

On December 6, Venezuelans headed to the polls to elect 167 representatives to the National Assembly. Electronic voting played a key role in helping authorities run the election.Only a few hours [...]

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7 reasons not to ditch the electoral technology debate in the UK just yet

    7 reasons not to ditch the electoral technology debate in the UK just yet

The UK general election might be over but the debate on electoral technology remains relevant. Here are 7 good reasons to keep discussing the role technology could play in UK elections.1. [...]

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Did technology help Nigeria to improve electoral credibility?

    Did technology help Nigeria to improve electoral credibility?

Nigeria received April with a new president: General Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who became the first Nigerian politician to unseat a sitting leader in a democratic [...]

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Australia to implement electronic vote counting for general elections

    Australia to implement electronic vote counting for general elections

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) has called for requests for expressions of interest (REI) for companies to provide advice on paper ballot scanning and counting technology. The AEC intends to [...]

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Edmonton is working to include internet voting in the next municipal elections

    Edmonton is working to include internet voting in the next municipal elections

Edmonton's executive committee voted to request the province to allow online voting. A report was brought to the committee at the petition of council Andrew Knack, highlighting what it would [...]

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UK: Labour Party proposes online voting trial

    UK: Labour Party proposes online voting trial

Campaigners for online voting are optimistic about the possibility of i-voting making its much awaited grand debut in the UK very soon.The Digital Democracy Commission has recommended that the government [...]

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10 years of successful i-voting in Estonia

    10 years of successful i-voting in Estonia

An outstanding study carried out by Kristjan Vassil and Mihkel Solvak, political researchers at the University of Tartu in Estonia, confirmed that electronic voting has proven its worth over the [...]

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The growing popularity of i-voting in Estonia

    The growing popularity of i-voting in Estonia

As the 2015 Estonian Riigikogu (Parliament) elections draw closer, voters across the globe will begin looking up to those citizens who seem to have one foot in the future, and [...]

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