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Hacker breaches the US agency that certifies voting machines
The US EAC does not administer elections itself, but it does certify the machines used.
NBC News: US intelligence has info tying Putin to election hacking
Anonymous sources say there is evidence Putin directed how to use hacked DNC info.
Signal makes it easier to verify the privacy of your chats
It's tweaking how its safety numbers work at a time when Trump's election is prompting a surge in use.
Twitter bots were rampant during the US election
The findings suggest that automated pro-Trump tweets were especially common.
The Engadget Podcast Ep 15: Everything But the Truth
Surface Studio, video game vaginas and fake news.
Trump's Facebook focus helped him win the election
Ads and fundraising on the social network may have made a big difference.
Facebook employees are unofficially trying to defeat fake news
Anonymous people within the company feel that the social network didn't do enough to stop pre-election propaganda.
Google is restricting AdSense ads on fake-news sites
Cutting off advertising revenue could help constrict the supply of misinformation.