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Rightwing populist AfD dominates German Twitter, new study shows

The project's research into the 2017 German election was covered in the Financial Times. Research published today by a group at Oxford university shows that the rightwing populist Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) drives more Twitter traffic than any major German party, and more even than non-partisan ...

2017-09-22T06:42:28+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|In the News|

From autonomous drones to fake news generators, Military researchers seek to weaponise AI

The project's research was covered by the Financial Times. “At least 22 countries are using public money to create digital cyber troops that can manipulate public opinion through bots,” says Samantha Bradshaw, a researcher of computational propaganda at the Oxford Internet Institute. She is working ...

2017-05-03T09:17:37+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|In the News|