This New App Might Help the Facebook Generation Give a Crap About Politics

Back in 2008, the Millennials flocked to the polls in record numbers, showing that young people actually do care about politics — or at least more than in previous elections. And pollsters are expecting the same kind of election love from American youngsters this time around.

But how exactly will the Facebook generation vote come Nov. 6? That's the question UC Davis researchers had in mind when they developed a smartphone app to gauge students' reaction to the presidential debates in real-time.

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