Voting is the process of gathering opinions of a mass of people about various questions and the necessity of performing various actions. Voting is an important part of a democracy, crucial to the election process, and for formalizing society’s opinion about various laws, events and processes. The honesty and transparency of voting is a subject for many fields of study and is very important for the protection of the legitimacy of holder of the vote. Voting on blockchain is one of the most promising implementations of technology into the voting process because of blockchains immunity to censorship and protection from being changed after the process. Online voting may implement blockchain to redistribute server functions between many peers and get rid of a central authority. Voting systems are also implemented into blockchains themselves, like in Ethereum, which has voting system for making decisions about the future of the platform.
Has Russia fixed its elections with permissioned blockchain technology from Waves?
Nearly 30,000 blockchain votes were recorded in Russian elections — The most ever
The Russian government keeps betting on blockchain for elections.
Russian blockchain voting system shows up on GitHub
This was one of the first virtual conventions in the US to utilize blockchain voting.
Blockchain voting hailed a success at Michigan Democrat convention
Initial results appear promising for the Waves-developed e-voting system.
Russia set to try again with blockchain voting despite earlier setbacks
Can blockchain help settle the mail-in voting debate?
US Rep. Darren Soto is excited about the recent USPS blockchain voting patent
With globalization progressing rapidly across all industries, let’s look at how blockchain tech is implemented in global advancement worldwide.
Blockchain tech’s multipurpose role in driving global advancement
The country's interest in Blockchain voting marches forward.
Russia Pilots Federal Voting on Waves Blockchain