Voters In Washington State Can Register Through Facebook

voting

Eligible people in Washington state will be able to register to vote via Facebook starting next week, reports Dvice.

Microsoft is developing the Facebook app that will make it all possible. Voters will have to supply the obvious documentation such as a Washington state driver’s licence or other government-issued ID.

It’s nice to see this long-hypothesized idea coming to fruition.

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.