Tagged With Bots

Roughly half the Twitter accounts pushing to 'reopen America' are bots, researchers found


Trolls and bots are flooding social media with disinformation encouraging states to end quarantine


Developers are creating grocery bots to nab Whole Foods delivery slots the moment they open up



Some Facebook users are seeing a huge increase in friend requests from fake accounts due to a tiny change in how Facebook search works


Microsoft is adding automation to its Power Platform tool that helps apps connect to one another


Elon Musk has warned that 'advanced AI' could poison social media



Trump was seemingly tricked into retweeting someone who changed their profile to blast the words 'F--- Donald Trump' and a Bernie Sanders logo to his millions of followers


Trump blasts Twitter as 'very discriminatory,' says the social-media company removes his followers


Instagram will soon start cracking down on accounts that use third-party apps to dole out fake likes and followers


Twitter is shutting down bot accounts posting pro-Saudi tweets about missing dissident Khashoggi


Australian scientists say Twitter bots were highly influential during the first US Presidential debate


Bill Gates hails 'huge milestone' for AI as bots work in a team to destroy humans at video game 'Dota 2'



Jack Dorsey just said he doesn't want Twitter to be seen as a social network any more


Favstar, the website that ranked good tweets, is shutting down -- and it blames Twitter


Some prominent conservatives and white supremacists are blaming Twitter's bot crackdown for wiping out thousands of their followers


Here are some of the questionable tweets that Twitter says were linked to the Russian government during the 2016 US election



Facebook is killing off M, the messenger assistant that books dinner reservations on command


An influential British MP just savaged Twitter over its 'completely inadequate' response to questions about Russian meddling in Brexit


David Cameron says Trump's 'dangerous' campaign against fake news masks the real enemy: Russia


'Grinch bots' are apparently 'stealing' hot toys and jacking up the prices