California bill would force Twitter and Facebook to identify bots
Every social platform would need to disclose if automated accounts mislead Californians.
New York AG will investigate firm selling fake followers to stars
Devumi sometimes 'borrowed' real info for its bogus accounts.
How the 'Grinch bots' stole Christmas
When 'take my money' just isn’t enough.
Pinterest makes it easy to share pins on Facebook Messenger
You can now browse Pinterest within the Messenger app.
Over half of FCC net neutrality comments may be fake, study says
Millions were linked to temporary or duplicate email addresses and fake names.
Over 1.3 million anti-net neutrality FCC comments are likely fakes
Not that the current leadership is likely to take action.
Live Nation’s Messenger bot finds concerts you won’t want to miss
Find, plan and buy tickets for concerts all within Facebook Messenger.
'Hamilton' battles ticket bots with a hand from Ticketmaster
Verified Fan helps flesh-and-blood humans get tickets.
Propaganda bots dominate social networks in some countries
And don't think democracies are immune to using them.