Snapchat’s users are surprisingly old and it’s telling them to vote (TechCrunch) Snapchat is a college favorite more than a high school phenomenon.
An Avalanche of Speech Can Bury Democracy (POLITICO Magazine) For the longest time, we thought that as speech became more democratized, democracy itself would flourish.
6 types of misinformation circulated this election season Claire Wardle in the Columbia Journalism Review.
1/ The British Parliamentary committee looking into misinformation- @DCMS– has just published its interim report.
Technologies for 21st Century democracy (tools.dcentproject.eu) D-CENT project (Decentralised Citizens Engagement Technologies) that has been working to transform democracy – helping movements, cities and political parties to build technologies, methods and tools that can make the democratic system work for 21st century aspirations.