Political campaigns

Political campaigns urged to protect themselves from cyberattacks: NPR

Security experts are urging US political candidates to focus more on cybersecurity to avoid embarrassing or damaging hacks. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Scott Olson/Getty Images Security experts are urging US political candidates to focus more on cybersecurity to avoid embarrassing or damaging hacks. Scott Olson/Getty Images Paranoia is the best strategy for […]

Political campaigns

Do political campaigns change the minds of voters?

In 2020, at least $6 billion will be spent on political campaigns in the United States – more than $2 billion for the presidential election alone. These astronomical numbers are fueling fears that public opinion is being manipulated, either through traditional techniques like TV ads, cold calls and mailings, or through more sophisticated technology that […]