Technology for monitoring elections
by Andy Oram
Brian McConnell, telecom consultant and O'Reilly author, summarizes how technology and fine-tuned organization together can help political activists monitor elections and deal with election-related problems and abuses quickly. While the suggestions are individually simple, they illustrate the how subtle interactions between new technologies and old-fashioned interpersonal interaction can be powerful.
Principles applied for the US November 2004 Election
Many of this principles are at work in the efforts of the Verified Voting Foundation for the upcoming US election. To learn more or volunteer, visit: http://www.verifiedvoting.org/ and http://www.verifiedvoting.org/techwatch/