Dr. C. Scott Ananian (cananian) wrote,
Dr. C. Scott Ananian

E-Voting on Super Tuesday: Stories from the Front Line.

The Associated Press wrote a story detailing Technical Problems Reported in E-Voting during the "Super Tuesday" primaries; the comments on Slashdot contain several more first-person accounts of voting problems.

I spent yesterday observing voting in Arlington's 1st, 5th, 9th, 13th, and 15th precincts, which use Diebold optical scan machines and paper ballots. I'll post a full report in a few days.

Tags: diebold, elections

  • Rust is not fast

    There are plenty of safe high-level languages in the world; JavaScript, for example. Rust is different: it's supposed to be safe and fast. But…

  • JavaScript in asm.js (and a little rust)

    Over on twitter, Tim Caswell mentioned, "I think high-level scripting language on top of something like rust.zero would make for an amazing OS."…

  • SDR 0.7

    Happy Thanksgiving! Here's SDR 0.7 to celebrate the holiday. Version 0.7 incorporates a number of dance engine refactorings completed shortly after…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded