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Hacking Elections in Latin America

Long and interesting article about a fixer who hacked multiple elections in Latin America. This isn’t election hacking as in manipulate the voting machines or the vote counting, but hacking and social-media dirty tricks leading up to the election.

EDITED TO ADD: April Fool’s joke, it seems. Fooled me, probably because I read too fast. The ending is definitely suspicious.

EDITED TO ADD: Not an April Fool’s joke. I have gotten this from Bloomberg News itself. They spent a lot of time on this story—it’s 100% real. And this follow-on story is also worth reading.

This is definitely an April Fool’s joke.

Posted on April 1, 2016 at 9:50 AMView Comments

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