The rise of social bots

@article{Ferrara2016TheRO,
  title={The rise of social bots},
  author={Emilio Ferrara and O. Varol and Clayton A. Davis and F. Menczer and A. Flammini},
  journal={Communications of the ACM},
  year={2016},
  volume={59},
  pages={96 - 104}
}
  • Emilio Ferrara, O. Varol, +2 authors A. Flammini
  • Published 2016
  • Computer Science, Business, Physics
  • Communications of the ACM
  • Today's social bots are sophisticated and sometimes menacing. Indeed, their presence can endanger online ecosystems as well as our society. 
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