USA, UK, Japan and Russia latest countries to consider introducing online voting for elections

A number of countries, including the USA, UK, Japan and Russia, are considering the potential of introducing an online voting option for elections. Should they do so, they would follow … Continue reading USA, UK, Japan and Russia latest countries to consider introducing online voting for elections

Obama reiterates support for move towards online voting in elections

Former US President, Barack Obama, has reiterated his support for a move towards online voting in elections arguing that voting should be made “easier than harder”. Speaking at the Oktane18 … Continue reading Obama reiterates support for move towards online voting in elections

Blockchain-based, online voting pilot undertaken in West Virginia

An online voting pilot has taken place in West Virginia, USA, for military voters and other Americans eligible to cast absentee ballots under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting … Continue reading Blockchain-based, online voting pilot undertaken in West Virginia

Former head of US military’s cyber command: Online voting is the future

Retired U.S. General, Keith Alexander, who was previously the head of the US National Security Agency (NSA) and head of the American military’s cyber command, has warned Canada and other … Continue reading Former head of US military’s cyber command: Online voting is the future

Online voting: The future of voting? Observations from Salt Lake City

By Mike Summers. For a country which seeks to lead the world in terms of technological innovation and has spent billions of dollars in modernising their election process, it seems … Continue reading Online voting: The future of voting? Observations from Salt Lake City

Online voting experience ‘praised’ in Republican Presidential Caucus

Last week, voters in Utah in the USA took part in ‘one of the largest internet voting experiences’ in US election history as part of the Republican Presidential Caucus, which … Continue reading Online voting experience ‘praised’ in Republican Presidential Caucus

Obama: US Government working towards ‘safe, secure, and smart systems’ of online voting

US President, Barack Obama, has repeated his calls for the technology industry to develop systems of secure online voting to be used in elections across America. In his speech at the … Continue reading Obama: US Government working towards ‘safe, secure, and smart systems’ of online voting

Obama: Online voting ‘should absolutely be a priority’

United States President, Barack Obama, has revealed in a recent interview with tech business magazine ‘Fast Company’ that he believes online voting should ‘absolutely’ be a priority. In the context of … Continue reading Obama: Online voting ‘should absolutely be a priority’