By NICHOLAS CONFESSORE and GABRIEL J.X. DANCE
Millions of “bots” posing as real users are promoting celebrities, spreading misinformation and sowing discord. And it’s far easier to build a bot than to kill one.
Published: February 19, 2018 at 02:00PM
from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/20/technology/social-media-impostor-accounts.html?partner=IFTTT