After Iowa caucus flub, can tech be trusted in elections? – TechCrunch thumbnail

After Iowa caucus flub, can tech be trusted in elections? – TechCrunch

An app intended to speed up reporting of election results for the Iowa caucuses has failed spectacularly, not only confusing the electorate but perhaps poisoning their feelings toward making any technological “improvements” to the voting process whatsoever. … Continue reading After Iowa caucus flub, can tech be trusted in elections? – TechCrunch

AllVoices raises $3 million to build a platform for anonymous harassment and bias reporting thumbnail

AllVoices raises $3 million to build a platform for anonymous harassment and bias reporting

As the national conversation pushes companies to reexamine the HR processes suppressing sexual harassment and bias reporting, tech startups are looking to find a way to smooth out the process and encourage communication. LA-based AllVoices is building an enc… Continue reading AllVoices raises $3 million to build a platform for anonymous harassment and bias reporting

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Instagram gives unfollow suggestions in new ‘following categories’

Instagram will now show you who you interact with least frequently in case you want to unfollow them. In an effort to help you keep your feed clean and relevant, today Instagram is launching ‘following categories’ that divides the list of who you follow into … Continue reading Instagram gives unfollow suggestions in new ‘following categories’

Romney faces party scorn, isolation after impeachment vote: 'He is ostracized' thumbnail

Romney faces party scorn, isolation after impeachment vote: ‘He is ostracized’

Mitt Romney will have a long road to redemption with the GOP – at least as long as President Trump is in office. For those closest to the president, the business titan who was the party standard-bearer just eight years ago may never be forgiven over his dram… Continue reading Romney faces party scorn, isolation after impeachment vote: ‘He is ostracized’

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Impeachment witness Vindman fired, escorted out of White House after Trump acquittal

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who made waves as a witness during the Trump impeachment proceedings, was fired Friday by the National Security Council and escorted off of the White House grounds, Fox News has confirmed. Vindman was on detail to the National Sec… Continue reading Impeachment witness Vindman fired, escorted out of White House after Trump acquittal