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Facebook doing its bit for democracy

Facebook doing its bit for democracy

By 6 May 2010

British Facebook users aged 18 or over are being greeted with an election ticker as they log on to the site today, as the social networking giant uses its reach to keep the election at the forefront of people's minds. By clicking the "I Voted" button... >>

Facebook to help get UK residents to the ballot box

Facebook to help get UK residents to the ballot box

By 9 April 2010

Facebook will be encouraging UK users to vote in the General Election 2010 by asking them if they're registered to do so. Anyone who logs into the social networking service on Saturday 10 April will be redirected to the government registration page if... >>

e-Voting not to be implemented until 2010

e-Voting not to be implemented until 2010

By 27 October 2008

Following on from concerns about security, the Government has opted not to move over to an e-voting system next year. Michael Wills, the minister for justice, has now gone on the record stating: "The Government does not plan to introduce e-voting for... >>

Fears for E-voting security

Fears for E-voting security

By 2 May 2007

The local elections this week will see 12 councils trial voting over the internet, however the government is still hesitant over security. The Department of Constitutional Affairs (DCA) rolling out the first test is aware that there are security loop... >>