I'm in the Wall Street Journal today talking about the difficulty of identifying bot accounts, and more generally whether social media platform metrics mean, well, anything real.
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Yes, there seem to be a lot of fake accounts on Twitter, much like there are on other major social networks. But research shows nailing them down accurately is virtually impossible. The problem with Musk’s problem for @WSJheard https://www.wsj.com/articles/elon-musks-twitter-bot-problem-is-fake-news-11652868000