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No, blockchain is not the answer to our voting system problems

Startup Voatz uses blockchain technology to record votes that citizens and military can make abroad with their smartphones. Secretary of State of Virginia of the West; Screenshot by Stephen Shankland / CNET In principle, blockchain technology seems like an excellent solution to the problems of today's voting system. It offers …

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West Virginians Begin Using Blockchain-Based Mobile Voting App

West Virginians have begun using a blockchain-based mobile voting app for casting absentee ballots in the upcoming midterm elections, Slate reported September 25. Citizens of West Virginia that currently live overseas have reportedly started using  a blockchain-enabled application for voting on Friday, September 21. The application — dubbed Voatz — …

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