Slashdot Items Tagged "election"

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Tuesday May 29, 2018 @12:22PM Electronic Voting To Enter Australian House of Representatives
Friday May 11, 2018 @10:12PM Russian Fake News Ecosystem Targets Syrian Human Rights Workers
Saturday May 05, 2018 @06:13PM Placing Election Ads On Google Will Require a Government ID
Friday May 04, 2018 @12:36PM Cyberattack Crashes Tennessee County's Website on Election Night
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @04:36PM Twitter Says It Will Comply With Honest Ads Act To Combat Russia Social Media Meddling
Friday April 06, 2018 @04:25PM Facebook Demands ID Verifications For Big Pages, 'Issue' Ad Buyers
Thursday March 29, 2018 @06:59PM Facebook Begins 'Fact-Checking' Photos, Videos
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:39PM Tumblr Takes Down 84 Russia-Linked Accounts
Monday March 19, 2018 @05:35PM Sierra Leone Government Denies the Role of Blockchain In Its Recent Election
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:06PM Facebook Suspends Donald Trump's Data Operations Team For Misusing People's Personal Information
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:20PM Sierra Leone Records World's First Blockchain-Powered Election
Friday March 09, 2018 @08:04PM Reddit Admits Russian Trolls Got Into Website During 2016 Election
Friday February 16, 2018 @08:38PM NBC Publishes 200,000 Tweets Tied To Russian Trolls
Friday February 16, 2018 @02:36PM US Charges Russian Social Media Trolls Over Election Tampering
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:40PM Facebook Hired a Full-Time Pollster To Monitor Zuckerberg's Approval Ratings
Thursday February 01, 2018 @12:29AM Twitter Notifies 1.4 Million Users of Interaction With Russian Accounts
Saturday January 20, 2018 @01:50AM Twitter Says It Exposed Nearly 700,000 People To Russian Propaganda During Election
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:41PM Facebook Is a 'Living, Breathing Crime Scene,' Says Former Tech Insider
Friday January 12, 2018 @08:04PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Use Computers To Make Elections Better?
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:19PM New Bill Could Finally Get Rid of Paperless Voting Machines
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:44PM How To Check If You Interacted With Russian Propaganda On Facebook During the 2016 Election
Thursday December 14, 2017 @10:09PM CIA Captured Putin's 'Specific Instructions' To Hack the 2016 Election, Says Report
Friday November 24, 2017 @09:25PM Bipartisan US Election Group Issues Security Tips
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:04PM Facebook To Show Users Which Russian Propaganda They Followed
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:49PM Report Claims That 18 Nation's Elections Were Impacted By Social Engineering Last Year
Saturday November 11, 2017 @01:44AM The Computer Scientist Who Prefers Voting With Paper
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:05PM Nearly Half of Colorado Counties Have Rejected a Comcast-Backed Law Restricting City-Run Internet
Thursday November 02, 2017 @09:49AM Russia Hackers Had Targets Worldwide, Beyond US Election
Monday October 30, 2017 @08:05PM Facebook Says 126 Million Americans May Have Seen Russia-Linked Political Posts
Monday October 30, 2017 @04:10PM Indiana Is Purging Voters Using Software That's 99 Percent Inaccurate, Lawsuit Alleges
Thursday October 26, 2017 @05:14PM US Voting Server At Heart of Russian Hack Probe Mysteriously Wiped
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:57PM Russian Troll Factory Paid US Activists To Fund Protests During Election
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:22PM Google Uncovers Russia-Bought Ads On YouTube, Gmail and Other Platforms
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @05:14PM Facebook Fought Rules That Could Have Exposed Fake Russian Ads
Monday September 25, 2017 @07:16PM Russia Reportedly Bought Thousands of Facebook Ads Sought To Stress Racial Divisions
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @12:42PM The Fake News Machine: Inside a Town Gearing Up for 2020
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:16PM Virginia Scraps Electronic Voting Machines Hackers Destroyed At DefCon
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @06:19PM Facebook Sold Ads To Russian-Linked Accounts During Election
Friday August 18, 2017 @02:30PM Info on 1.8M Chicago Voters Was Publicly Accessible, But Now Removed From Cloud Service
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:28PM Ukraine Hacker Cooperating With FBI In Russia Probe, Says Report
Friday August 04, 2017 @06:22PM FBI Tracked 'Fake News' Believed To Be From Russia On Election Day
Monday July 10, 2017 @05:46PM Trump Proposes Joint 'Cyber Security Unit' With Russia, Then Quickly Backs Away From It
Thursday July 06, 2017 @11:24AM Privacy Watchdog Sues Trump's Election Committee Over Voter Data
Friday June 30, 2017 @06:30AM Despite Hacking Charges, US Tech Industry Fought To Keep Ties To Russia Spy Service
Monday June 19, 2017 @11:20AM 198 Million Americans Hit By 'Largest Ever' Voter Records Leak
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:51PM A 12-Month Campaign of Fake News To Influence Elections Costs $400K, Says Report
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:29AM Russian Cyber Hacks On US Electoral System Far Wider Than Previously Known
Friday June 09, 2017 @02:12AM Theresa May Loses Overall Majority In UK Parliament
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:11PM Top-Secret NSA Report Details Russian Hacking Effort Days Before 2016 Election
Thursday June 01, 2017 @11:30AM Putin Hints At US Election Meddling By 'Patriotically Minded' Russians
Thursday April 20, 2017 @10:59PM US Prepares Charges To Seek Arrest of WikiLeaks' Julian Assange
Friday April 14, 2017 @10:31PM Facebook Targets 30,000 Fake France Accounts Before Election
Monday April 10, 2017 @01:40PM Russian Arrested in Spain 'Over US Election Hacking'
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @04:48PM Hong Kong Government Loses Laptops Containing Personal Data of 3.7 Million Voters
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:00PM Facebook Launches 'Town Hall' For Contacting Government Reps, Adds Local Election Reminders
Thursday February 02, 2017 @04:17PM The Netherlands Opts For Manual Vote-Count Amid Cyberattack Fears
Thursday December 29, 2016 @01:52PM US Announces Response To Russian Election Hacking [Update]
Monday December 19, 2016 @07:49PM Electoral College Elects Donald Trump As President
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:25PM Election Assistance Commission Hacked Using SQL Injection
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:39PM DHS Tried To Breach Our Firewall, Says Georgia's Secretary of State
Friday December 09, 2016 @01:03PM President Obama Orders Review of Cyber Attacks On 2016 Election
Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:46PM US Presidential Election Was Most 'Talked About' Topic In 2016, Says Facebook
Friday December 02, 2016 @09:21PM Of 8 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump
Friday November 25, 2016 @09:24PM Russian Propaganda Effort Helped Spread 'Fake News' During Election, Experts Say
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:03PM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:56AM IBM To Pay More Than $30 Million in Compensation For Census Fail
Thursday November 24, 2016 @01:08PM Russian Hacker Conspiracy Theory is Weak, But the Case For Paper Ballots is Strong
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @11:14AM Clinton Urged To Challenge Election Results Due To Possible Hacking [Update]
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:16PM President Obama On Fake News Problem: 'We Won't Know What To Fight For'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:22PM NSA Chief: Nation-State Made 'Conscious Effort' To Sway US Presidential Election
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @05:42PM Facebook Users Interacted Most With Articles From Fox News, CNN and Breitbart In Month Leading Up To Nov 10
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @12:18AM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 14, 2016 @04:56PM Google Surfaces Fake News About Election Results
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:50PM Peter Thiel Is Joining Donald Trump's Transition Team
Thursday November 10, 2016 @10:57AM Russia Says it Was in Touch With Trump Campaign During Election
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:15PM Silicon Valley Investors Call For California To Secede From the US After Trump Win
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:04PM Donald Trump Won Because of Facebook
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:14PM Slashdot Asks: Should The US Abolish The Electoral College?
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @11:37AM Automakers, Dependent on Mexico, Face a Rougher Road with Trump
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @11:10AM Google Searches For 'President Impeachment', 'Canada Immigration', 'Nuclear Shelter' Skyrocket After Trump's Victory
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @09:23AM Bitcoin Boosted by Safe-Haven Demand After Trump Victory
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:16AM Donald Trump Wins US Presidency
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:03PM 4chan May Have Brought Down Pro-Clinton Phone Lines Before Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @04:49PM Google Will Display Election Results As Soon As Polls Close
Sunday November 06, 2016 @05:02PM FBI: Review of New Emails Doesn't Change Conclusion on Clinton
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:12PM Why a Theoretical Physicist Wants All State Bills To Be Online Before Final Vote
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:53PM The DNC Has Told FBI It Found Evidence Its Headquarters Was Bugged
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @07:12PM Newly Published WikiLeaks Emails Show Clinton Campaign Communicated With State Department
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:55PM Trump Organization Owns More Than 3,600 Domain Names, Many of Which Bash Trump
Monday October 31, 2016 @09:09PM Computer Scientists Believe a Trump Server Was Communicating With a Russian Bank
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:03PM Google's Schmidt Drew Up Draft Plan For Clinton In 2014
Friday October 28, 2016 @02:29PM FBI Probes Newly Discovered Hillary Clinton Emails and Reopens Investigation
Thursday October 27, 2016 @05:35PM Lawsuit Seeks To Block New York Ban On 'Ballot Selfies'
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @02:04AM Latest WikiLeaks Reveal Suggests Facebook Is Too Close For Comfort With Clinton
Friday October 21, 2016 @06:34PM Facebook Employees Tried To Remove Trump Posts As Hate Speech
Friday October 21, 2016 @05:09PM AI Platform Assesses Trump's and Clinton's Emotional Intelligence
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:11PM How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell's Gmail Accounts
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:18PM Hillary Clinton's Campaign Creates Way To Make Money From Donald Trump's Tweets
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @04:38PM Mark Zuckerberg Defends Peter Thiel's Trump Ties In Internal Memo
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:59PM Clinton Campaign Considered Bill Gates, Tim Cook For Vice President
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:51PM Project Include Drops Y Combinator As Peter Thiel Pledges $1.25 Million To Trump
Thursday October 13, 2016 @08:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:39PM Senator Wants Nationwide, All-Mail Voting To Counter Election Hacks
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:43AM Dilbert Creator Scott Adams Endorses Gary Johnson For President
Monday October 03, 2016 @04:42PM FBI Agreed To Destroy Laptops of Clinton Aides With Immunity Deal, Sources Say
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:14PM WikiLeaks' Big Tuesday Announcement Will Now Take Place Via Video
Thursday September 29, 2016 @11:22PM Oscar Winners, Sports Stars and Bill Gates Are Building Lavish Bunkers
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @05:33PM US Believes Hackers Are Shielded By Russia To Hide Its Role In Cyberintrusions: WSJ
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:36PM FBI Investigating Possible Hack of Democratic Party Staffer Cell Phones
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:33PM FCC Official Asks Agency To Investigate Ban On Journalists' Wi-Fi Personal Hotspots At Debate
Saturday September 24, 2016 @12:47AM Senators Accuse Russia Of Disrupting US Election
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:43PM Colin Powell's Private Email Account Has Been Hacked
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:19PM Edward Snowden Makes 'Moral' Case For Presidential Pardon
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:41AM AAPS Doctors Run Survey On Hillary Clinton's Health
Thursday September 08, 2016 @05:48PM Researcher Gets 20 Days In Prison For Hacking State Websites As Political Stunt
Monday August 29, 2016 @01:58PM FBI Says Foreign Hackers Breached State Election Systems
Monday August 22, 2016 @04:34PM FBI Finds 14,900 More Documents From Hillary Clinton's Email Server
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @12:49PM Your Political Facebook Posts Aren't Changing How Your Friends Think
Thursday August 11, 2016 @09:06AM Hack of Democrats' Accounts Was Wider Than Believed, Officials Say
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @09:24PM Assange Implies Murdered DNC Staffer Was WikiLeaks' Source
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Should The DHS Designate Elections As Critical Infrastructure?
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @06:22PM Top DNC Staffers Leave Following WikiLeaks Email Scandal
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:28PM Bruce Schneier: Our Election Systems Must Be Secured If We Want To Stop Foreign Hackers
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:01AM FBI Probes Hacking of Democratic Congressional Group
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:09PM WikiLeaks Releases Hacked Voicemails From DNC Officials
Thursday July 28, 2016 @01:34AM Tech Takes Its K-12 CS Education and Immigration Crisis To the DNC
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @02:00PM 'DNC Hacker' Unmasked: He Really Works for Russia, Researchers Say
Sunday July 24, 2016 @04:54PM Clinton Campaign: Russia Leaked Emails to Help Trump
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:43PM Hillary Clinton Chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine As Running Mate
Friday July 22, 2016 @01:13PM 'The Hillary Leaks' - Wikileaks Releases 19,252 Previously Unseen DNC Emails
Thursday July 14, 2016 @01:55PM Donald Trump To Announce Mike Pence As Vice-Presidential Running Mate
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:40PM Bernie Sanders Endorses Hillary Clinton
Saturday June 25, 2016 @12:33PM Web Petition For 2nd EU Referendum Draws Huge Interest
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @05:42PM State Dept. IT Staff Told To Keep Quiet About Clinton's Server
Monday May 16, 2016 @07:40PM Fake Hacker Found Guilty Following Gutsy Mitt Romney Extortion Scheme
Thursday May 12, 2016 @01:47PM Internal Docs Show Human Intervention at Almost Every Stage Of Facebook's News Operation
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @05:37PM Billionaire Tech Investor Peter Thiel To Back Trump As GOP Presidential Candidate
Monday May 09, 2016 @11:10AM Former Facebook Workers: We Routinely Suppressed Conservative News
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @12:34PM John Kasich To Drop Out, Leaving Trump as GOP Nominee
Friday April 22, 2016 @02:57PM MongoDB Config Error Exposed 93M Mexican Voter Records
Saturday April 16, 2016 @12:17PM Facebook Promises It Won't Mess With Voters' Minds
Friday April 15, 2016 @03:30PM Facebook Employees Ask Mark Zuckerberg If They Should Try To Stop a Donald Trump Presidency
Saturday April 02, 2016 @01:29PM Anonymous's War on Trump Described as Successful and Disastrous
Thursday March 17, 2016 @11:14PM Anonymous Doxes Trump, But Leaked Info Underwhelms
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:32AM India Scans a Billion Irises In Interest of National Security
Monday March 14, 2016 @04:21PM Anonymous Declare 'Total War' On Donald Trump, Threaten To 'Dismantle His Campaign'
Saturday March 05, 2016 @05:18PM Anonymous Hacks Donald Trump's Voicemail and Leaks the Messages
Saturday March 05, 2016 @03:04PM Why You May Not Like Ted Cruz's Face, According To Science
Friday March 04, 2016 @12:48PM Tracking Caucusgoers By Their Cell Phones
Friday March 04, 2016 @09:52AM Ted Cruz Proposes Reviving SDI To Counter N. Korean Nuclear Threat
Thursday March 03, 2016 @02:46PM Justice Dept. Grants Immunity To Staffer Who Set Up Clinton Email Server
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @02:22AM Laid-Off Disney IT Workers Decry Offshoring At Trump Rally
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:25AM Rubio, Cruz Try To Kill Neutrality On 1-Year Rule Anniversary
Friday February 26, 2016 @06:50PM Did Twitter Exec Censor #WhichHillary In Advance of Sunday Fundraiser, Key Primary?
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:31PM How Donald Trump Uses Twitter As a Weapon of Fear
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:55PM How Ugandans Overturned an Election-Day Blackout of Social Media Apps
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @09:51PM Rubio and Kasich Are Living Out a Classic Game Theory Dilemma
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:19PM Where Do the Presidential Candidates Stand On Encryption?
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @04:38PM Carly Is Out
Thursday February 04, 2016 @06:01PM Marco Rubio Wants To Permanently Extend NSA Mass Surveillance
Saturday January 30, 2016 @05:56PM A Legal Name Change Puts 'None of the Above' On Canadian Ballot
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:12AM Database of 191 Million US Voters Exposed On Internet
Thursday November 05, 2015 @06:32PM "Unsecured Memory Card" Prompts Election Fraud Investigation In Georgia
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:23PM Kansas Secretary of State Blocks Release of Voting Machine Tapes
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:34PM Political Polls Become Less Reliable As We Head Into 2016 Presidential Election
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:55AM A Tale of Election Intrigue Wins Bruce Schneier's 8th Movie-Plot Contest
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @09:40AM Twitter Use By Romney and Obama In 2012 Highlight the Speed of Social Media
Sunday August 31, 2014 @06:15PM Hacker Disrupts New Zealand Election Campaign
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @11:18AM Actual Results of Crimean Secession Vote Leaked
Saturday February 08, 2014 @10:57AM Dirty Tricks? Look-Alike Websites Lure Congressional Donors
Wednesday August 14, 2013 @09:49AM Twitter Buzz As an Election Predictor
Friday July 19, 2013 @08:20PM Former Cal State Student Gets Year In Prison For Rigging Campus Election
Wednesday July 17, 2013 @10:55AM Former Student Gets Year In Prison For College President Election Fraud
Monday November 19, 2012 @07:18PM Did Anonymous prevent election hijack?
Monday November 12, 2012 @03:17PM Secession petitions flood White House website
Friday November 09, 2012 @03:07PM Project Orca: How an IT disaster destroyed Republicans get-out-the-vote effort
Thursday November 08, 2012 @03:28PM All of Nate Silver's State-Level Polling Predictions Proved True
Thursday November 08, 2012 @01:22PM All of Nate Silver's Presidential Predictions Proved True
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @02:23PM U.S. Election Day In Progress: What's Been Your Experience?
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @09:53AM Ask Slashdot: How To Become Informed In Judicial Elections?
Sunday November 04, 2012 @02:06PM New Jersey Residents Displaced By Storm Can Vote By Email
Saturday November 03, 2012 @10:42PM New Jersey residents displaced by storm can vote by email
Thursday November 01, 2012 @10:57AM IEEE Standards for Voting Machines
Thursday October 25, 2012 @08:22AM Texas Attorney General Warns International Election Observers
Wednesday October 24, 2012 @09:47PM International observers could face criminal charges in Texas
Friday October 12, 2012 @07:20AM Libertarian Candidate Excluded From Debate For Refusing Corporate Donations
Monday October 01, 2012 @07:18PM Statistical Tools For Detecting Electoral Fraud
Saturday September 29, 2012 @10:55AM Statistical tools for detecting electoral fraud
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @11:05PM Brazilian Judge Orders 24-hour Shutdown of Google and Youtube
Monday September 10, 2012 @02:15AM Election Tech: In Canada, They Actually Count the Votes
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @05:26PM Partisan Food Fight Erupts Over NASA, Commercial Space
Sunday August 19, 2012 @06:00PM Where the Candidates Stand on Net Neutrality
Monday August 13, 2012 @01:45PM Media sites brace for hactivist attacks amid presidential election coverage
Saturday August 11, 2012 @09:39AM Romney Taps Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan As Running Mate
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @02:09PM How much risk will be involved with data from Twitter's Political Index?
Saturday June 23, 2012 @10:20PM U.S. Gas Prices Continue To Fall
Wednesday May 30, 2012 @02:04PM Ask Candidate Jeremy Hansen About Direct Democracy in Vermont