Twitter admits far more Russian bots posted on election than it had disclosed

Posted in: Government & Policy at 20/01/2018 22:23

Twitter has admitted that more than 50,000 Russia-linked accounts used its service to post automated material about the 2016 US election – a far greater number than previously disclosed.

Announcing the discovery in a post to its website late on Friday, the company said the posts had reached at least 677,775 Americans, all of whom would be receiving a warning by email.

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