Tag Archive: election

  • Blockchain Technology, Emerging Markets, News, News teaser

    Sierra Leone Becomes First Country With Blockchain-Verified Election Voting

    Election history was recently made as Sierra Leone became the first country to use blockchain technology to verify voting results in their presidential election. Sierra Leone Region Makes History The application of blockchain technology recorded another milestone recently. While the innovative technology has made tremendous strides in business, it is now putting its stamp upon the political sphere. The country of Sierra Leone has the distinction of being the first to feature blockchain-verified voting in

    · March 11, 2018 · 7:00 pm
  • Iceland Pirate Party Bitcoin, Legislation

    Bitcoin-Friendly Pirate Party May Win Iceland Elections Saturday

    Iceland’s Pirate Party, part of a worldwide movement representing hackers, anarchists and Bitcoin enthusiasts, could possibly lead the country’s next government after Saturday. Current opinion polls have it ahead of any other party. Also read: Only Permissioned Blockchains Can Transform Finance, Says Chain’s Ludwin Although eight parties appear on the polling chart, under a parliamentary system it’s usually the largest party that has the opportunity to form a government first. Unlike the U.S. and U.K., it’s

    · October 27, 2016 · 5:00 am