COVID: Bay Area Vaccine Hunters Help Those Eligible Struggling To Find AppointmentsMany who are eligible for COVID-19 vaccines in the Bay Area are still struggling to find an appointment. That’s where some online vaccine hunters are stepping in to help.
Russian Bots Promote Pro-Gun Messages After Florida School ShootingRussia-linked bots are promoting pro-gun messages on Twitter in an attempt to sow discord in the aftermath of the Florida school shooting, monitoring groups say.
Cal Students Develop Way To Expose Fake News Accounts, Bots On TwitterTwo Bay Area college students may have found a way to expose fake accounts on Twitter known as bots.
Facebook Artificial Intelligence Bots Create Own LanguageSocial media giant Facebook was forced to shut down one of its artificial intelligent bot systems after it created its own language, according to tech industry reports Monday.
Congress Cracks Down On "Bots" That Snap Up Concert TicketsLegislation passed by the House on Wednesday would crack down on computer software used by ticket brokers to snap up tickets...
Social Media 'Bots' Working To Influence U.S. ElectionThe way we vote on Tuesday might have been shaped by forces that humans can’t detect, including the influence of bots in at least one of our social media feeds.