Automated Pro-Trump Bots Overwhelmed Pro-Clinton Messages, Researchers Say

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/18/technology/automated-pro-trump-bots-overwhelmed-pro-clinton-messages-researchers-say.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The purpose of the chatbots was to rant, confuse people or muddy discussions on Twitter in the days before the election, an Oxford University report found.

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