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Why It’s So Hard to Count Twitter Bots

Automated accounts have become more sophisticated and complex in recent years. Many fake accounts are partly operated by humans, as well as machines,...

Alas, Elon Musk May Have a Point About Trump’s Twitter Ban

From the moment Elon Musk announced his intention to buy Twitter and impose upon it his version of free speech, speculation swirled about...

Europe’s New Law Will Force Secretive TikTok to Open Up

Social networks grow up faster these days. It took Facebook eight years to reach 1 billion users but TikTok got there in just...

How Elon Musk Upstaged Barack Obama’s Social Media Manifesto

Plus: Jack Dorsey on Twitter’s impact, a suggestion for the country’s next CTO, and the insect apocalypse. Source Link: https://www.wired.com/story/plaintext-elon-musk-barack-obama-social-media

Twitter Insiders Fear Elon Musk Heralds a Troll Takeover

Jon Bell, a designer who previously worked on Twitter’s anti-abuse team, says weakening Twitter’s moderation would be a mistake. Outsiders—including Bell before he...

What Elon Musk Can Learn From Mastodon—and What He Can’t

Freedom never comes for free. In Twitter’s case, the price was $44 billion, which Elon Musk will pay to liberate the platform from...

Musk’s Plan to Open Source the Twitter Algorithm Won’t Solve Anything

“In this age of machine learning, it isn’t the algorithms, it’s the data,” says David Karger, a professor and computer scientist at MIT....

Right-Wing Trolls Are Trying to Break Back Into Twitter

Within two hours of Twitter’s announcement that it had accepted Elon Musk’s $44 billion offer to buy the company and take it private,...

Elon Musk’s Twitter Buy Exposes a Privacy Minefield

Elon Musk Secured an agreement on Monday to buy Twitter for about $44 billion and take the company private. In his initial comments...

How Elon Musk Won Twitter

Such social media battles may be unusual when considering a takeover of a massive business, but Musk is himself unusual, says Cary Cooper,...
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