Sophie Zhang wrote a 6,600-word memo revealing what it was like to combat bots designed to undermine democracy in other countries, according to BuzzFeed.
Many of the fraudulent comments expressed support for repealing net neutrality.
So, this week, as you gather around a table overflowing with food and family and love (and hopefully not too much political discord), start thinking of ways to express how thankful you are to everyone who makes your life a little easier, a little better and a little (or a lot) richer.
The Associated Press (AP), Thomson-Reuters, Bloomberg News, The New York Times and Los Angeles Times have used them in recent
Isn't life great? So many choices. I can pick almost any product I want, consume it how and when I want, wherever I want. Different pricing, different everything, just for me.
All of these organizations have done and will continue to do valuable work for Broadway, but we need more. We need legislation
The bots I'm referring to are the so-called chat-bots. They're "smart" programs that you can have a conversation with, and get help from, via the messaging app of your choice.
History tells a story of machines and robots replacing people. This may be what is about to happen to overseas developers. And yes, once again it is robots that are taking their place.
I recently had a chance to play around with the Uber API and the experience reaffirmed my belief that Uber is pushing the API economy forward in a meaningful way, providing a roadmap for other commerce apps to follow in building out their own API programs.
Son cientos y cientos de bots en Twitter dedicados a cuidar y proteger la imagen del Presidente de México, Enrique Peña Nieto, y la de su esposa, la actriz mexicana Angélica Rivera.
Can print magazines survive, thrive and surprise, what with all the existing online, digital and mobile fare? Absolutely, say media industry experts, adding that those who have declared magazines' demise are off-track.
Vancouver-based developer Justin Long invented a Tinder bot that automates the already-expedited, mobile matchmaking process. Leveraging facial recognition algorithm Eigenfaces, Long's bot swipes both right and left on its creator's behalf.
At first blush the news sounds like the dawn of a Terminator-style, made-for-Hollywood script, but there's no need to panic
Well, not really. Actually, it just slows down for you. Maybe in version 2.0, it will have lasers. In March, we introduced
Ticketing giant Ticketmaster is taking aim at what it says is a new obstacle for fans hoping to attend concerts by hot acts