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Pollsters: Technology Has Been a Disaster for Caucuses

Pollsters: Technology Has Been a Disaster for Caucuses

In a recent article, Nate Silver's polling aggregation blog FiveThirtyEight states that tech that was designed to improve the efficiency of caucuses have actually make the process significantly worse,
Docs: Shadow Inc. Directly Tied to Liberal Media Operation

Docs: Shadow Inc. Directly Tied to Liberal Media Operation

“The fact that we are getting framed as nefarious for doing what the right has been doing is bullshit,” said Acronym CEO Tara McGowan.
Shock: Iowa Caucus Disaster App Not Working in Nevada, Either

Shock: Iowa Caucus Disaster App Not Working in Nevada, Either

Democratic leaders in Nevada have experienced glitches while testing an app made by Shadow Inc., the same company behind the Iowa caucus fiasco, according to a new report.
Company Behind Iowa Caucus App Fiasco Has Close Ties to Clinton, Obama, Mark Zuckerberg

Company Behind Iowa Caucus App Fiasco Has Close Ties to Clinton, Obama, Mark Zuckerberg

ACRONYM, the technology firm behind Shadow Inc. and the Democratic Iowa caucus disaster, is more than just a wonkish outfit churning out code for political clients. By many accounts, the secretive
Report: Shadow's Iowa Caucuses App Lacked Key Protections Against Hacking

Report: Shadow's Iowa Caucuses App Lacked Key Protections Against Hacking

A recent report alleges that the infamous app used in the Iowa Caucuses lacked key digital safeguards and could have been hacked using basic methods. The app's developer, Shadow, continues to maintain
Report: Tech Leaders Linked to Iowa Caucus App Expressed Disgust for Bernie Sanders Fans

Report: Tech Leaders Linked to Iowa Caucus App Expressed Disgust for Bernie Sanders Fans

Leaders of the Democratic tech firm that was behind the Iowa caucus app debacle openly expressed their hostility toward Bernie Sanders supporters on a regular basis, according to a new report.
Shadow's CEO Is Very Sorry For Screwing Up Iowa, But Still Won't Disclose Its Funders

Shadow's CEO Is Very Sorry For Screwing Up Iowa, But Still Won't Disclose Its Funders

He said that out of all the precincts that had access to the caucus app, just a quarter successfully reported their numbers.
Shadow tweets apology and spin for Iowa caucus app debacle

Shadow tweets apology and spin for Iowa caucus app debacle

Shadow executives tweeted an apology for their vote-counting app misfire, which delayed the results of the Democratic Party's Iowa caucus.
Faulty Iowa App Was Part of Push to Restore Democrats’ Digital Edge

Faulty Iowa App Was Part of Push to Restore Democrats’ Digital Edge

The app that sowed chaos at the caucuses was the work of Shadow Inc., a group founded by veterans of the Clinton campaign.
Faulty Iowa App Was Part of Push to Restore Democrats’ Digital Edge

Faulty Iowa App Was Part of Push to Restore Democrats’ Digital Edge

The app that sowed chaos at the caucuses was the work of Shadow Inc., a group founded by veterans of the Clinton campaign.
Faulty Iowa App Was Part of Push to Restore Democrats’ Digital Edge

Faulty Iowa App Was Part of Push to Restore Democrats’ Digital Edge

The app that sowed chaos at the caucuses was the work of Shadow Inc., a group founded by veterans of the Clinton campaign.
The Iowa caucus debacle could lead to better energy policy

The Iowa caucus debacle could lead to better energy policy

Could Shadow's app fiasco kill the Renewable Fuel Standard?
Nine Things to Know About the App at the Center of Iowa Caucus Fiasco

Nine Things to Know About the App at the Center of Iowa Caucus Fiasco

The Iowa Democratic presidential caucuses are being called a disaster, a nightmare, and an epic fail. In the subsequent round of finger-pointing, a consensus scapegoat has emerged — a mobile app paid
What We Know About the App That Broke the Iowa Caucus

What We Know About the App That Broke the Iowa Caucus

“I don’t think it’s possible to salvage it.”​

Iowa Democrats say sloppy app code delayed caucus results

We're still waiting for a full explanation about what, exactly, went wrong during Iowa's caucus Monday night, but the state's Democratic party claims a "coding issue" in a new app is the biggest
Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

The Iowa Caucus was last night and this morning, instead of results and the usual squabbling discourse, everything is a giant clusterfuck. At the center of the swirling mass of fuckery is an app
Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

The Iowa Caucus was last night and this morning, instead of results and the usual squabbling discourse, everything is a giant clusterfuck. At the center of the swirling mass of fuckery is an app
Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

The Iowa Caucus was last night and this morning, instead of results and the usual squabbling discourse, everything is a giant clusterfuck. At the center of the swirling mass of fuckery is an app
Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

Everything We Know About the App That's Being Blamed for Chaos in Iowa

The Iowa Caucus was last night and this morning, instead of results and the usual squabbling discourse, everything is a giant clusterfuck. At the center of the swirling mass of fuckery is an app