2020 presidential election

Facebook Brags About Doing Its Job for Once

Facebook Brags About Doing Its Job for Once

Normally I’m one to give credit where credit is due. But when you’re talking about a company with Facebook’s extensive laundry list of screwups, a healthy dose of side-eye is in order whenever its execs are quick to start patting themselves on the back for integrity. It’s like, OK guys,…

She’s Voting From Space, So Americans Have No Excuse

She’s Voting From Space, So Americans Have No Excuse

For this November’s U.S. presidential election, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins plans to cast her ballot from the International Space Station, 322 km above Earth, effectively obliterating every excuse in the book for why American earthbound voters can’t make it out to the polls.

Crappy Email Security Could Be the Next Big Threat to American Elections: Report

Crappy Email Security Could Be the Next Big Threat to American Elections: Report

Given the embarrassing catastrophe that was the 2016 presidential election, staving off cyberattacks and foreign influence campaigns is a top priority for election officials nationwide as we get closer to November. Apparently, though, no one thought to apply that same level of scrutiny to their emails. Who’d have thought phishing scams…