Tagged as digital democracy

How can we better regulate elections in the digital age?

The Cambridge Analytica revelations this weekend wreck the credibility of Alexander Nix’s company and of Facebook. Cambridge Analytica will probably close down. Facebook will struggle to rebuild trust in its ability to carry political communication. As a user, it’s a reminder you really have no idea who’s behind a message or how it found its way to […]

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The fate of digital democracy is linked to the fate of online voting

What if we could get rid of politicians and simply vote on everything ourselves? Why limit ourselves to referenda on independence movements, and not have referenda on all issues affecting our lives? These are the questions which spur much of the civic tech innovation we see in the UK and across the globe. Apps and […]

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