Disinformation, 'Fake News' And Influence Campaigns On Twitter by Accurat
Did you know it’s not that hard to identify bots and automated accounts on social media? You can simply follow the traces they leave and their non-human behavior is easily revealed! Accurat turned a study of more than 10 million tweets from 700,000 Twitter accounts that linked to more than 600 misinformation and conspiracy news outlets during the 2016 US presidential election into an interactive microsite that uses data visualization to reveal the “hidden” patterns of behavior of these bots that impersonate real people online.
The entrant has supplied multiple files for this project: