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Can you block Wordpress users?

Can anyone help me out with this?

Does anyone else have a follower who keeps liking and unliking the same posts? It’s almost like they’re trying to get my attention so I’ll follow them. 83 palabras más

Wall Street Journal: Congress Probes Bot-Generated Social-Media Messages About E-Cigarettes

Wall Street Journal: Congress Probes Bot-Generated Social-Media Messages About E-Cigarettes. “A congressional committee and the Massachusetts attorney general are investigating whether millions of bot-generated social-media messages about e-cigarettes have been misleading consumers about safety and health issues.”

Security & Legal Issues

Revealed: US spy operation that manipulates social media

Revealed: US spy operation that manipulates social media

The US military is developing software that will let it secretly manipulate social media sites by using fake online personas to influence internet conversations and spread pro-American propaganda.

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Bot Smoke

Happy Monday. Tech conferences and announcements worthy of note this week.

India Mobile Congress got started earlier today in New Delhi. The always-interesting Gartner IT Symposium|Expo starts this weekend. 151 palabras más

2019

TIME FOR AN INTERNET ID!!!

The biggest problem with the internet since its inception has been that anyone can log on and use it while maintaining anonymity. The result has been an overabundance of spam, bots, phishing, malware, fake information, and unreliable information in general. 442 palabras más

Common Sense

AI..

IBM is really pushing AI.  Big time.  I caught part of a program last night and the things they were saying were outrageous, disguised as, OH, YOU’LL SEE THIS IS THE FUTURE AND IT’S GOOD FOR YOU. 383 palabras más

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