Massive Twitter Bot Army Exposed by Its Obsession With Star Wars

Massive Twitter Bot Army Exposed by Its Obsession With Star Wars

Bot accounts are the bane of Twitter. The automated accounts that are often characterized by the default egg icon can wreak all sorts of havoc and totally turn the tide on topics that are trending. In a new paper, researchers discovered a bot army of 350,000 accounts that all had one thing in common: a love of Star…

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