Browsing the "Voting" Tag

Moscow Blockchain Voting System ‘Completely Insecure,’ Says Researcher

| Daniel Palmer

A blockchain system that will soon be used to allow Moscow residents to vote in elections is currently easy to hack, according to a researcher.

Utah County to Offer Blockchain Voting App in Municipal Elections

| Daniel Palmer

Utah County is to pilot the mobile voting app from Voatz in its municipal primary election in August.

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How Blockchain Voting Is Supposed to Work (But In Practice Rarely Does)

| Christine Kim

There are a number of blockchain projects affirming they have a system of on-chain governance that works. But is that true?

Overstock’s Medici Ventures Leads $7 Million Round for Blockchain Voting Startup

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain-based mobile voting platform Voatz has raised $7 million in a Series A round led by Overstock's Medici Ventures and Techstars.

Ex-NATO Chief, Danish PM Now Advises Blockchain Firm Concordium

| Yogita Khatri

A former prime minister of Denmark and secretary-general of NATO has joined blockchain identity startup Concordium as a strategic advisor.

City of Denver to Pilot Blockchain Voting App in Coming Elections

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. city of Denver plans to utilize a blockchain system from a firm called Voatz to store and track votes in its May municipal elections.

SWIFT Teams Up With Major Banks, SGX to Trial Blockchain Voting

| Daniel Palmer

Financial messaging giant Swift has teamed up with Singapore Exchange and several major banks to trial a DLT platform for shareholder voting.

NEM Foundation, Nearly Broke, Plans Layoffs and Pivot

| Leigh Cuen

The leading non-profit behind the NEM blockchain is seeking $7.5 million in emergency funding to keep the lights on.

Thai Government Agency Develops Blockchain Tech for Elections Voting

| Yogita Khatri

A Thailand government agency has developed a blockchain-based solution that's set to digitalize elections voting in the country.

South Korea Eyes More Reliable E-Voting With December Blockchain Trial

| Yogita Khatri

South Korea's National Election Commission says it is building a blockchain-based voting platform to be trialed in December.