Posts Tagged: election



Born in Vietnam and raised in Y Combinator, Kimono wants to API-ify the entire Internet

Kimono puts the power of data analysis into the hands of anyone. No coding required.

  • August 13, 2014
  • at 11:32 am
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Besides votes, Indonesians can now ‘crowdcheck’ election appeal documents

Indonesia’s government continues with the release of presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto’s appeal documents which claims he should h...

  • July 28, 2014
  • at 12:08 pm
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5 things you need to know about Indonesia’s election tech fighters

Kawal Pemilu looks to be the most professional crowdsourced team counting votes in Indonesia’s troubled 2014 general election.

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 9:39 pm
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Indonesian voters are crowdsourcing ballot counts to protect against election fraud

This is the first time ever Indonesia has ever really used technology to safeguard the country’s future: the voice of the people.

  • July 14, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Facebook has 69 million active users in Indonesia, launches election tracker

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) launched an election tracker called Facebook Suara Indonesia for one of its biggest nation user-bases on the planet.

  • June 25, 2014
  • at 10:32 am
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Ayo Vote encourages Indonesia’s youngsters to cast their vote

2014 is the year for Indonesian people to decide the country’s future with national elections for both the legislative branch in April and...

  • January 8, 2014
  • at 8:25 pm
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In Anticipation of Next Year’s Election, Indonesian Government Launches Online Voter Database

The Indonesian government has been embracing the internet as of late, and yesterday the General Elections Commission (KPU) put the temporary...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Social Media Win or Epic Fail? Singapore PM Lee Tries Facebook Chat

The Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong, just finished up an hour-long Facebook chat with the public over on the Facebook page of t...

  • May 4, 2011
  • at 9:25 pm
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Indonesia’s new president seeks crowdsourced help in picking new ministers

For the very first time, Indonesian government is taking on online feedback regarding new cabinet ministers for Joko Widodo’s presidency.

  • August 1, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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Silicon Valley coder wants to defend Indonesia’s democracy with election vote counter and neat data visualizations

This website wants to act as API to the presidential election counting needs in Indonesia.

  • July 21, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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As Indonesia’s democracy is on the verge of crisis, hackers and fakers attack crowdsourced vote counts

Indonesia’s General Elections Commission has done something unprecedented: releasing the ballot documents out in the public.

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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What you need to know about the 95 million election tweets Indonesians sent in 2014

This is what happens when one of Twitter’s most chatty nations is celebrating election year.

  • July 9, 2014
  • at 8:38 pm
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Perludem gives developers access to big data about Indonesia’s election

Perludem now lets programmers and developers access and use its election database in the form of an API called APIPemilu, in the hopes that ...

  • March 11, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Thanks to this new website, Indonesians can now dig through election candidates’ CVs

One of the new things that the Indonesian general elections commission (KPU) is doing is running a page that lists the fixed candidates (DCT...

  • December 27, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Indonesian Party Looks To Social Media To Win General Election

Indonesia’s general election will take place in 2014, but already one of the biggest political parties in the country, Golkar, has lai...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 3:37 pm
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