Tho Pham on Russian Twitter Bot Activity

Premiere DateNov 27, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Tho Pham
02:24 Commonality of Twitter Bots
03:50 Behaviors Indicative of a Bot
06:41 Russian Twitter Bots
08:52 Evolution of Twitter Bots
10:56 Outro
11:26 Little Bit Mavis Staples
15:18 Finish

Tho Pham joins the show to discuss her recent study exploring Twitter bot activity, including Russian Twitter bots, before the Brexit vote and 2016 American presidential election.

Tho Pham is a Ph.D candidate in the School of Finance at Swansea University. Click here to read more about the study.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and host of the Daily Beat podcast on BTRtoday. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around…

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