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Roughly half of the Twitter accounts pushing to 'reopen America' are bots, researchers found (TWTR)

Business Insider Friday, 22 May 2020
Roughly half of the Twitter accounts pushing to 'reopen America' are bots, researchers found (TWTR)· There's been a surge in bot activity around online discussions of reopening America after COVID-19 shutdowns in the past month, according to a new report.
· Carnegie Mellon researchers analyzed over 200 million tweets discussing COVID-19 and found that roughly half are likely bots.
· Researchers identify bots by looking...
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According to Business Insider reports there's a big surge in bot activity on Twitter, when it comes to the topic of reopening America after the COVID-19 lockdown. Carnegie Mellon researchers analyzed over 200 million tweets discussing COVID-19, and found that about half of them are likely...

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