election

AEC to scope voter verification tech for polling places

AEC to scope voter verification tech for polling places

Looks to automate mark-off from electoral list.
Mar 24 2021 3:54PM
AEC to get another 5500 ECL devices for polling places

AEC to get another 5500 ECL devices for polling places

Secures $24.4 million in funding.
Mar 1 2021 12:05PM
Google stops donations to US Congress members who voted against election results

Google stops donations to US Congress members who voted against election results

For this election cycle.
Jan 27 2021 6:41AM
Big Tech struggles to curb Trump misinformation

Big Tech struggles to curb Trump misinformation

Amid US vote count.
Nov 5 2020 6:58AM
FBI investigating robocalls urging people to 'stay home' on Election Day

FBI investigating robocalls urging people to 'stay home' on Election Day

Arouses further suspicion of voter suppression campaign.
Nov 4 2020 6:21AM
US says Iranian hackers behind threatening emails accessed voter data

US says Iranian hackers behind threatening emails accessed voter data

From at least one US state.
Nov 2 2020 6:46AM
Microsoft quietly prepares to avoid spotlight under Biden

Microsoft quietly prepares to avoid spotlight under Biden

Emerges as a significant backer of his campaign.
Oct 27 2020 6:29AM
Court orders seizure of 'Trickbot' ransomware botnet controls

Court orders seizure of 'Trickbot' ransomware botnet controls

Takedown achieved using copyright law.
Oct 13 2020 9:08AM
Govt bankrolls election systems rebuild

Govt bankrolls election systems rebuild

Budget 2020: Fronts $97m for long-overdue overhaul.
Oct 7 2020 12:28AM
Facebook suspends fake Russian accounts, warns of US election hack-and-leak threat

Facebook suspends fake Russian accounts, warns of US election hack-and-leak threat

Networks tied to 2016 election interference.
Sep 25 2020 6:59AM
US election officials turn to signature-verifying software in mail-in surge

US election officials turn to signature-verifying software in mail-in surge

To reduce fraud, save time.
Sep 25 2020 6:56AM
AEC searches for next postal vote data capture solution

AEC searches for next postal vote data capture solution

To support 2021 or 2022 election.
Sep 8 2020 12:21PM
Hackers test defences of Trump campaign websites ahead of US election

Hackers test defences of Trump campaign websites ahead of US election

Could be preparation for a larger digital assault.
Sep 2 2020 12:08PM
China targeting US election infrastructure with cyberattacks

China targeting US election infrastructure with cyberattacks

White House national security adviser alleges.
Aug 10 2020 6:42AM
US officials now worry about election logistics more than hacking

US officials now worry about election logistics more than hacking

Misinformation, poll worker shortages and US postal service slowdowns.
Aug 10 2020 6:42AM
TikTok takes steps to curb misinformation

TikTok takes steps to curb misinformation

Ahead of the US presidential election.
Aug 6 2020 12:12PM
US Republicans worry China might use TikTok to meddle in election

US Republicans worry China might use TikTok to meddle in election

Trump administration asked to assess threat.
Jul 29 2020 11:53AM
AEC looks to ditch all paper lists on polling day

AEC looks to ditch all paper lists on polling day

Investigates cost of device rollout.
Jul 1 2020 7:19AM
AEC in hiring spree ahead of core systems rebuild

AEC in hiring spree ahead of core systems rebuild

Moves to bolster IT team from July.
Jun 3 2020 1:02PM
Facebook to remove deepfake videos in run-up to 2020 US election

Facebook to remove deepfake videos in run-up to 2020 US election

But not content that is parody or satire.
Jan 8 2020 10:36AM

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