Daily Quest #11

In Ferrera’s article he states, “we found that most human users can’t tell whether a tweet is posted by another real user or by a bot.”  Could you argue that these ‘bots’ spatially collapse the distance between humans’ and technology due to these ‘bots’ having human characteristics?


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  1. Very intriguing question. Count it. If we imagine Ferrara is familiar with Murray’s piece, we might conclude that he would agree with you that the spatial affordance of digital networked media – the ability of these media to manipulate spatial relationships, might indeed be what is underlying this issue.


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