WallStreetBets Launches Blockchain App to Fight Market Manipulation – BeInCrypto

Despite starting as a grassroots movement that had no formal hierarchy or leadership, WallStreetBets continues to shake up the established financial industry. 
WallStreetBets announced their plans today to utilize blockchain tech in an app aimed at going head-to-head market manipulation.

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Aragon merges with Vocdoni to improve governance for DAOs

Aragon, a platform specializing in managing decentralized autonomous organizations, announced a merger with the Vocdoni protocol, a blockchain voting and governance solution provider.
Unlike the Yearn.finance mergers, this acquisition has a much more traditional nature.

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Venezuela Holds Unofficial Referendum Using Blockchain, Millions of Votes Cast – BeInCrypto

Juan Guiado, the opposition leader of Nicolas Maduro’s regime in Venezuela, held an ‘unofficial’ referendum that resulted in millions casting their votes.

The referendum was to decide on whether Maduro should resign from his position or remain in power. Over 6.

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MIT cybersecurity experts do not trust blockchain-based voting systems

While certain parties in the United States continue to challenge the integrity of the election process, a group of researchers is advocating against using Internet-based and blockchain-based voting systems in the future.
According to a Nov.

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CZ and Vitalik agree blockchain based voting is a must

Binance’s chief executive CZ and Ethereum’s co-founder Vitalik Buterin are in furious agreement that a new blockchain-based voting system is required to improve democratic processes in the United States. But one won’t be as easy to implement as many think.

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Blockchain Voting Talks Revived After Ballot Box Is Set Ablaze – BeInCrypto

A man police are calling “emotionally disturbed” was arrested for allegedly burning a ballot box in Massachusetts. Of the 122 ballots found in the box, 35 were deemed illegible and will go uncounted.

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Russian Blockchain Voting Code Published on GitHub – BeInCrypto

The source code for a Russian remote electronic voting system has been published on GitHub. With the code available on the popular IT and software development portal, engineers can audit the system.

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Russia Tests Blockchain-Based Remote Voting for September Elections – BeInCrypto

A Russian telecommunications company has tested an electronic remote voting system with blockchain technology that voters will be able to use in the country’s September elections.

With COVID-19 keeping people at home, mobile voting seems more important than ever.

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