"Rigged" election rhetoric in the headlines aims to cast doubt about the security of the American voting system; however, people have a sense of whether a voting system is secure, according to new research from Rice University.
Facebook was in hot water this May over allegations of a liberal bias in its "Trending" topics feature.
The US homeland security chief said Friday authorities have confidence in the integrity of electoral systems despite growing cybersecurity threats.
Research published today by Dr Stephan Heblich of the University of Bristol shows that during the initial phase of the internet, a "crowding-out" of political information occurred, which has affected voter turnout.
President Barack Obama's homeland security adviser said Wednesday that it would be very hard for someone to hack into America's voting systems in a way that could alter an election outcome.
Russian-based hackers may have been responsible for two recent attempts to breach US voter registration databases in two states, raising fears Moscow is trying to undermine November's presidential election, US media said ...
Google is pulling another lever on its influential search engine in an effort to boost voter turnout in November's U.S. presidential election.
"Big data" could play a huge role in the 2016 US election, even if Donald Trump doesn't think so.
The poor voter turnout of young Brits can be explained by the delayed transition to adulthood, says new research from Royal Holloway, University of London. And as early voting behaviour trends set the pattern for life-long ...
Between now and the presidential election in November, political pundits of all stripes will be trumpeting the importance of voter turnout for both political parties. But according to a new paper from a University of Illinois ...