Articles By Marc L. Songini

Evoting applications to stay public

Evoting applications to stay public

With this year's New York Senate and Assembly session now ended, local voting activists are chalking up a victory for...

June 25th, 2007 Marc L. Songini
US govt axes RFID for border security

US govt axes RFID for border security

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is now looking to alternative technologies for its border security system after RFID tags...

February 21st, 2007 Marc L. Songini
Vendor charged with testing eVoting machines using faulty methods

Vendor charged with testing eVoting machines using faulty methods

A company hired by The New York State Board of Elections has been told to stand down because its testing...

January 31st, 2007 Marc L. Songini
Ohio county may move evoting from fingers to eyes

Ohio county may move evoting from fingers to eyes

Officials in Ohio's Cuyahoga County are mulling the idea of scrapping a US$17 million (C$19.5 million) investment in touch-screen electronic...

December 3rd, 2006 Marc L. Songini
Ohio county eyes switch to optical scan evoting

Ohio county eyes switch to optical scan evoting

Ohio's Cuyahoga County Board of Commissioners is considering scrapping a US$17 million investment in touch-screen electronic-voting hardware and switching to...

November 30th, 2006 Marc L. Songini
Reliability a tossup in evoting exit poll

Reliability a tossup in evoting exit poll

The jury is still out on the performance of e-voting systems throughout the country in this week's midterm elections, according...

November 12th, 2006 Marc L. Songini
New military Evoting lacks security, critics say

New military Evoting lacks security, critics say

An electronic system set up last month by the U.S. Department of Defense to help overseas soldiers and other military...

October 15th, 2006 Marc L. Songini
Schwarzenegger scraps California RFID security measure

Schwarzenegger scraps California RFID security measure

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Saturday vetoed legislation that would have created a security framework for the use of radio...

October 9th, 2006 Marc L. Songini
Colorado Evoting flawed but decent

Colorado Evoting flawed but decent

A state judge in Colorado this month found the procedures used by the state to test and certify e-voting gear...

October 1st, 2006 Marc L. Songini
California poised to enact RFID law

California poised to enact RFID law

California could soon become one of the first states to create comprehensive safeguards for personal information collected through the use...

September 24th, 2006 Marc L. Songini