So they lived the elections on Twitter and Facebook

So powerful and numerous as the participation of voters in the election day of Sunday, July 1, so was the movement in social networks in Mexico, which recorded flow record in reference to the topics linked with the elections, the culmination of an electoral process that was record high for the atmosphere of Social Media….

#PollOfPolls digital Aggregators of polls, a successful experiment which is unprecedented in Mexico

The election process in 2018 will be marked by the technological intervention. One of the new tools that drew particular attention were the aggregators of polls, platforms that implemented programming and algorithms for uniting the data from the major pollsters of Mexico, which generated abundant data throughout the process. Three Apps for citizen to follow…

#TipsNChips: tips for the elections

[embedded content] Welcome to a program #TipsNChips, where José Antonio Pontón has to offer you the best advice about technology that can take advantage of all the technology around you. And as the next Sunday, July 1 elections in Mexico to choose the future president of our country, here are the best tips for you…

The good, the bad and the ugly of technology in times of elections

[embedded content] Welcome back to this section called the good, The bad and the ugly, where Dany Kino discusses the advantages and disadvantages of the different products and services of the technology. On this occasion, Dany Kino we talk about the technology in elections, as with all the information we can find on the Internet…

Bots and elections: what is their role?

The Bots are like mosquitoes: we know that they are there and they are very annoying, but we can’t get rid of them. And when we are in an election year, seem to proliferate as summer in the tropics, so instead of fighting it, we believe that it is better to understand how and why…

We have the best memes from the first presidential debate 2018

Ended the first debate between presidential candidates ahead of the July 1 elections, and the social networks reacted in real-time with that humor that distinguishes them. By dozens circulated memes of the highest quality comic. So while getting this democratic exercise, have fun with this selection of the best that we find. Disclose the mystery…

This chatbot was created by the UNAM talk to you about the elections

The presidential elections in Mexico are just around the corner, so we have to take into account all the information possible to build a criterion. However, all that immediacy and the dissemination of false news, our perspective might be affected. Therefore, the university laboratory focused on the development of mobile technologies, UNAM Mobile, presented a…

Twitter, Facebook and Google have too much power over the elections

Since the birth of social networks, political movements, have been completely revolutionized. Thanks to the digital platforms, users have the opportunity to express their opinion, or arrange conglomerates in favour of an ideology. However, the use of the information has become ephemeral; constantly, we are filled with stimuli that sometimes do not assimilate or understand….