Botnet, the Social Media App Where you are the Only Human

According to the makers of the app, when you post, all the comments are made by bots trained on thousands of real conversations.” For a dollar each, you can buy bots that will troll you or make dad jokes. It’s deeply refreshing in some ways. All the minutiae that I post about is treated like the most fascinating and mind blowing content to this army of bots. I love being popular.”

(Automation Puts Reply Guys Out of Work in Fake Social Media App Botnet via Vice)

February 14, 2020