Posts Tagged ‘election’

Quiz: Can You Tell a “Trump” Fridge from a “Biden” Fridge? – The New York Times

November 9, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/10/27/upshot/biden-trump-poll-quiz.html?smid=tw-nytimes&smtyp=cur

Betfair: The person who bet $1.3 million on a Biden win hasn’t been paid yet – CNN

November 9, 2020

Betfair: The person who bet $1.3 million on a Biden win hasn’t been paid yet – CNN

https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/09/business/biden-betfair-wager/index.html

A UK bettor just wagered $1.29 million on Joe Biden to win the election – CNN

November 9, 2020

A UK bettor just wagered $1.29 million on Joe Biden to win the election – CNN

https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/02/business/us-presidential-election-million-pound-bet/index.html

Election betting: How to bet on the 2020 election and why prediction markets may be better than polls | Fortune

November 9, 2020

https://fortune.com/2020/10/21/election-betting-predictions-odds-how-to-bet-on-2020-trump-biden-polling/

Public v. Private Polling – PredictWise

November 27, 2016

Public v Private Polling
http://PredictWise.com/blog/2016/11/public-v-private-polling Meta-prediction from extrapolating group characteristics limited; need raw individual data

How Hackers Could Send Your Polling Station into Chaos

October 19, 2016

How Hackers Could Send Your Polling Station into Chaos
https://www.TechnologyReview.com/s/602484/how-hackers-could-send-your-polling-station-into-chaos Corrupting voter registration DBs to affect #election turnout

Inside the Secret World of the Data Crunchers Who Helped Obama Win

November 11, 2012

http://swampland.time.com/2012/11/07/inside-the-secret-world-of-quants-and-data-crunchers-who-helped-obama-win/

512 Paths to the White House – Interactive Feature – NYTimes.com

November 3, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/11/02/us/politics/paths-to-the-white-house.html Decision trees in action