Selected Press on Research/Work:
Silva, S. (2016, Oct.). Pro-Clinton bots fought back outnumbered in second debate. BBC News.
Silva, S. (2016, Oct.). Trump’s witter debate lead was swelled by bots. BBC News.
Kottasova, I. (2016, Oct.). A third of pro-Trump tweets are generated by bots. CNN Money.
Dewey, C. (2016, Oct.). One in four debate tweets comes from a bot. Here’s how to spot them. Washington Post.
Graham, L. (2016, Oct.). Trump support during presidential debates bolstered by bots, research claims. CNBC.
Coren, M. (2016, Oct.). Political bots are proving exceptionally at registering people to vote, especially for Democrats. Quartz.
O’Brien, M. (2016, Oct.). Cracking the stealth political Influence of bots. PBS Newshour.
Wenzke, M. (2016, Oct.). Spotting the Trump Twitter bots is harder than it seems. Mashable.
Griffin, A. (2016, Oct.). Donald Trump support during debates was inflated by bots, professor says. The Independent.
O’Connell, A. (2016, Aug.). Stay woke—with help from a bot. Fast Company.
Perrin, B. (2016, Aug.). I Tweeted about Harper, then the Twitter bots attacked. The Globe and Mail.
Buchanan, M. (2016, July). Beware of Robots Telling You How to Vote. Bloomberg.
Dewey, C. (2016, June). How online bots conned Brexit voters. Washington Post.
Baraniuk, C. (2016, June). Beware the Brexit bots: The Twitter spam out to swing your vote,” New Scientist.
Baerthlein, T. (2016, June). The rise of political bots on social media. Deutsche Welle (DW).
Markortoff, K. (2016, June). These bots could sway the Brexit vote. CNBC. Steadman, I. (2016, May). The bot power list. PBS: How We Get to Next.
Geere, D. (2016). Talking with bots: A reading list. PBS: How We Get to Next.
Von Michael, M. (2016, May). Trump’s Twitter bots are a political risk. Süddeutsche Zeitung.
Sachtleven, A. (2016, April). How social media bots manipulate political debate,” deVolksrand.
Sankin, A. (2016, April). Who’s behind this army of Donald Trump loving Twitter bots?. Dailydot.
Baer, D. (2016, March). Why a Microsoft bot turned into a troll. Tech Insider.
Chiel, E. (2016). What happens to a Twitter bot when its makers dies?. Fusion.
Sterling, B. A botifesto on how to think about bots. Wired: Beyond the Beyond.
Wang, S. (2016, Feb.). The good, the bad, and the ugly of the world of bots, and the journalistic implications of using them. NiemanLab.
Garfield, L. (2016, Feb.) A 19 year old made a free robot lawyer that has appealed $3 million in parking tickets. Tech Insider.
Young, N. (2015, Dec.). How politicians use bots to manipulate the public. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC): Spark.
Garfield, L. (2015, Dec.). Isis has created thousands of political bots—and hacktivists want you to destroy them. Business Insider and Tech Insider.
Garfield, L. (2015, Dec.). Five countries that use bots to spread political propaganda. Tech Insider.