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CNET Tech Voters' Guide 2012: Romney vs. Obama on the issues

You may know the candidates' views on taxes and foreign policy. But what they have to say about the Stop Online Piracy Act, WikiLeaks, and other tech topics might surprise you.

By November 6, 2012

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Dismal voter turnout may doom Facebook's quasi-democracy

Facebook will abolish users' ability to veto its policy changes unless 300 million people cast a vote. Without a huge spike before today's noon deadline, user voting rights are history.

By December 10, 2012

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Correction: Dismal voter turnout may doom Facebook's quasi-democracy

The earlier number indicating the number of votes still needed was incorrect. The vote is short 299.4 million.

By December 10, 2012

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Facebook launches real-time visualization of voters

Using a feature that promotes peer updates, the social network reminds Americans to get out the vote.

By November 6, 2012

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Uber gives free ride to voters

But there are a few catches to the offer. Passengers have to be first-time users of the car-service app, and they have to be going to or from polling stations. And fares have to be less than $20.12.

By November 5, 2012

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Google launches its latest attempt to inform U.S. voters

The company's new voter-information tool lets users see who is on their ballot before they vote next week. It also ties together other election-related Google services.

By October 30, 2012

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California joins other states in allowing online voter registration

A dozen states are now simplifying the process of registering to vote by letting users complete the whole procedure online.

By September 19, 2012

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Join the mile-high QR code voter registration club

If you're not registered to vote yet, you now have a chance to do it while soaring through the clouds on a Virgin America flight.

By August 15, 2012

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Facebook and Washington state join forces to register voters

Collaborating with Microsoft, Washington state and Facebook partner to create an app that lets the state's residents register to vote via the social network.

By July 17, 2012

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Rock the Vote registers voters with QR code T-shirts

Organization aimed at engaging young people in the political process hopes to register 1.5 million new voters with the help of a QR code-emblazoned T-shirt.

By June 14, 2012