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Tech Tuesday: Election Cybersecurity and Futuristic Fiction

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Electronic voting machines and election result databases are crucial in determining the outcome of the election, but they are theoretically vulnerable to potential hacking. States have taken measures to ensure the security of their elections, but the risks remain. Also, author Alexander Weinstein’s collection of short stories “Children of the New World,” reflects on society’s dependence on technology.