Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Voting machine software should be open-source

Computer scientist Ka-Ping Yee makes a compelling case for using open-source software for computer voting machines. He created the prototype voting machine software he calls Pvote. The idea is that if software can be seen by everyone, flaws and security holes can be brought to light.

Watch the short video on the Science Friday website http://www.sciencefriday.com/videos/watch/10157
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