How to Spot Twitter Propaganda: Study

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Nick Feamster (Computer Science) discovered that Twitter propagandists retweet without adding much original commentary, retweet others' content fairly quickly and coordinate with others to send duplicate or near-duplicate tweets on the same topic at the same time. Source: Huffington Post

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College of Computing, School of Computer Science

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Computer Science/Information Technology and Security, Digital Media and Entertainment
Keywords
Computer Science, nick feamster, politics, propaganda, social media, twitter
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  • Created By: Michaelanne Dye
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  • Created On: Jun 4, 2012 - 6:32am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:25pm