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Dan Patterson: Live Election Coverage on Bonfyre, Google and Tech News Today

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Written by Dan Patterson

Our Washington correspondent Dan Patterson, founder of, will be covering the U.S. elections live today, November 6, 2012, via the Bonfyre app for Apple iOS and Android, on Tech News Today with Tom Merritt and live on Google+ … here’s how to watch and listen to Dan’s live coverage.

I’m running a live mobile conversation on the elections today you can follow on your Android and Apple iOS mobile devices via Bonfyre. You’ll need the app Bonfyre to join in. It’s a free app. Scroll below to find out how to join in and sign up for free.

Broadcasting from @KoPoint #Politics #KoPoint #Election

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I’ll also be joining TWiT’s Tom Merritt and Sarah Lane on Tech News Today at 6 p.m. ET (3 p.m. Pacific) for hourly reports. Or watch my live coverage on Google+ here. Find it all on my site KoPoint, too.

Bonfyre is available in the App Store now.

Find it for Android on Google Play here. Best news yet? It’s free. Screenshots and more detail below.

Here’s a shot of the Google Android version of Bonfyre.

The app lets you share events — and events don’t get all that much bigger than this. Today is Election Day, November 6, 2012 and I’m Dan Patterson for and

DISCLOSURE: Dan Patterson is’s election correspondent. takes no position regarding positions, parties and candidates.

About the author

Dan Patterson

Hard News, Dirty Politics, & Civilized Propaganda: I am a broadcast journalist and technologist infinitely curious about the impact of the internet on media, politics, and technology. Currently: campaign reporter for various news and talk radio stations. Follow @danpatterson.

  • hendog

    The Bonfyre app rocks.