Tag Archives: Vote

Amodified Table Compared Algorithmic Framework for Autonomously Evaluating Election Results (Published)

Election monitoring and evaluation is a valuable tool for improving the quality of elections. It can help promotes, protects the civil and political rights of participants in election.  The purpose of monitoring and evaluation of an election results is to help build public confidence in the honesty of electoral processes. In this paper, we designed software agent that will autonomously monitor and evaluate the election results in online voting system using Php, Javascripting, Java programming language and MySQL as a platform for agent environment.  A software agent was designed and  incorporated  into the online voting system  unknown to the users to monitor the election votes, report any compromise and location of such  comprise to designed authourity through phone and emails. The agent allows timely generation of exceptional reports and alerts. This will help the voters and decision makers, users to act faster on the anomalies that could occur during the voting process.  Further, the Prometheus methodology was used for the design of the Application.

Keywords: Agent, Election, MySQL., Software, Vote, online, voters

Vote in Brazil and General Elections 2018: Are the Pillars of Democracy in Danger (Published)

In one of the most controversial and disputed general elections in Brazil, more than 147 million voters will choose their representatives, on October 2018. For the first time in the Brazilian democratic government history, the far-right wing candidate, was attacked and stabbed in the middle of a campaign rally. Also unprecedented was the initiative of the former Brazilian left wing president, Lula da Silva, convicted and sentenced to 12-year imprisonment for money laundering and passive corruption, who was disputing the presidency from jail. In a democracy, however, no matter how fierce a presidential election is, any differences shall be resolved through vote. Therefore, given its importance to democracy, in this article we investigated the history of the vote in Brazil, from paper-based to electronic suffrage. We analyzed the different past voting systems, until the general elections 2018, where biometric identification was included successfully. Current facts and figures are presented in this single case study. Finally, recommendations for future research complete the present work.

Keywords: Democracy, General Elections, Vote