Social media has changed the world we live in. It is an extremely powerful way to connect people and share information. As with any powerful new tool, it can be used for evil along with good. Which begs the question: ”When social media is used for evil, does the tech industry have a responsibility?“
As with any technology, automation of social media has been co opted for evil. A recent example of this with the President gave me a bit of a scare, and in “‘Bots’ are here, and they are scaring this tech guy a little” I share why and what we can do about it.