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Robôs e ‘ciborgues’ estão influenciando a opinião pública, inclusive no Brasil

Our project work and Brazil case study was covered in the major Brazilian newspaper O Globo: Sites e blogs publicam boatos e notícias falsas, que são replicadas automaticamente por exércitos de robôs e influenciam o que você, internauta, recebe em suas redes sociais. Esse mecanismo, ...

2017-07-01T10:41:09+00:00 July 1st, 2017|In the News|

Computational Propaganda in Brazil: Social Bots During Elections

As part of our new country case study series, project member Dan Arnaudo investigated computational propaganda in Brazil. Abstract: Computational propaganda can take the form of automated accounts (bots) spreading information, algorithmic manipulation and the spread of fake news to shape public opinion, amongst other ...

2017-06-19T08:28:18+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Working Papers & Data Memos|