Voting News

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.
Expert Take
With a rise in distributed political discourse, nonfungible tokens can provide exciting new opportunities for self-governance.
NFTs for freedom: Nonfungible tokens and the right to self-determination
Guest Authors
2021-10-23T19:21:00+01:00
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Successful or not, the vote will bring crypto education to people who are not yet Bitcoin-savvy, 2B4CH founder said.
Swiss think tank initiates vote to add Bitcoin in federal constitution
Helen Partz
2021-10-11T18:15:00+01:00
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Opinion
Governments will not only use blockchain for fundamental services such as identity and voting but as a framework for economic growth.
Blockchain will transform government services, and that’s just the beginning
Matthew Van Niekerk
2021-09-26T08:16:00+01:00
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One electoral commission aspirant in Kenya said that the country should consider adopting blockchain-based voting.
Kenyan electoral commission nominee clamors for blockchain voting
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-07-15T13:22:46+01:00
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Sponsored
Just 25% of adults took part in the most recent election where they were eligible to vote. Now, this blockchain-based voting protocol wants to give the silent m...
Voter disengagement is a big issue. This blockchain-backed app wants to change that
Connor Sephton
2021-06-25T15:43:03+01:00
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Opinion
The idea of a decentralized government, formed by competing decentralized parties, would be a generational landmark in human evolution.
Decentralized parties: The future of on-chain governance
Andrey Sergeenkov
2021-05-22T09:17:00+01:00
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The bill must still go through two readings in the Duma before going to the Federation Council.
New bill would require candidates in Russian elections to declare crypto
Helen Partz
2021-05-19T10:51:53+01:00
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The SafeSnap platform allows executing Snapshot governance votes automatically.
Gnosis and Snapshot create tool to bind DeFi governance votes on-chain
Andrey Shevchenko
2021-03-16T15:02:48+00:00
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