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iPad Democracy: With New Online Voter Registration, Canvassers Go Paperless

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http://techcrunch.com – Democracy just got an iPad upgrade: Citizens of San Francisco are now being greeted by campaign volunteers with tablets who can perform same-day signups through California’s new online voter registration system. Facebook investor Ron Conway and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee were out registering citizens yesterday to promote the city’s new push to have the most innovative government. Earlier Tuesday, Conway’s technology advocacy group, sf.citi, released a video of famous tech founders expounding all the ways in which homegrown technology could enhance government services (su (IT news)