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Today was Election polling day in my State

6 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Bala

Today was the polling day for the state elections in my state. I live in Tamil Nadu which is one of the states in India. I'm not very good at politics and I stopped paying attention to politics a few years back ever since I left Facebook for good. I...

Government Inefficiencies Blockchain Could Solve

5 Apr 2021 3 minute read 1 comment R23

I have spent arguably too much time recently theorizing with my friends about a world without government or a world that is ruled through direct democracy. These conversations come out of a feeling of frustration with not only the unfairness of curr...

Blockchain and voting?

19 Mar 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Green Eye Open

Simple question for the crypto community. It's my understanding that blockchain is an unhackable process that can be used in a lot of scenarios, but hasn't really found a home as of yet. Could blockchain be formatted to allow Americans to vote and kn...

Get Out the Vote --> Zilliqa

21 Jan 2021 4 minute read 1 comment BryRi

Maybe it is apropos for the time, or just timely overall. With the first proposal underway it is important to learn and understand about how to Get Out the Vote --> Zilliqa.   What is Zilliqa? The Zilliqa project started in 2017 and looks to improve...

Could Blockchain Voting Rescue Future Elections?

4 Dec 2020 4 minute read 1 comment MintDice.com

For those who live in the USA, the recent 2020 election has been nothing short of a nightmare. Besides a race which was very close in regards to number of votes for each candidate, there were many issues with counting votes as well as accusations of...

Launching Voteum- A new dApp on Hydro dApp Store

2 Dec 2020 3 minute read 1 comment Project Hydro

Hello Hybros, before talking about our new dApp, let me give you some basic info about dApp and dApp Store. A dApp, or decentralized application is a computer application that runs on a distributed computing system. dApps have been mostly populariz...

An excellent description of the possible weaknesses of many current electronic voting systems.

26 Nov 2020 1 minute read 0 comments stevea68

From the initial hearing in Pennsylvania today, below is about a 90 minute video but I'd recommend starting from 1:02:54.  Where he's giving testimony of some of the (almost rampant) weaknesses of (many) possible voting systems.  Better yet, watch th...

Time to upgrade election processes by processing votes using Blockchain Technology

12 Nov 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Greenchic

  Talks around for election voting to take place using Blockchain Technology   The recent US elections did have major players in today’s Blockchain and crypto space talk about the need for a Blockchain based voting system. Ethereum’s founder Vitalik...

Not My President! Read On: Not (Necessarily) the Article You Think It Is

9 Nov 2020 6 minute read 2 comments BitcoinGordon

"They will NEVER be Myyyy President"! If you haven't been hearing this a great deal in November of 2020, then it's likely you've heard it the past 4 years if you live in the U.S. of A. We are in many ways, a nation divided. It is not an outfit that h...

The problem with voting (or, how to cede your power in one easy step)

27 Oct 2020 3 minute read 2 comments john3

There is tremendous energy wasted on electoral politics. At best it is a distraction, at worst it serves to suffocate any alternative. To clarify, this isn’t an attack on voting per se, it’s an attack on what large scale political elections in the U...