Twitter bots were twice as influential as humans during US presidential election

The role of Twitter bots, or automated Twitter accounts, in shaping public opinion is a pressing issue in modern politics. While the extent of their influence on election results is not yet known, they are thought to have played a role in spreading misinformation and moulding opinion during the 2016 presidential election and other recent … Continue reading SumUp beats the fintech downturn with €590m funding round