- Safi Bello
California bans bots secretly trying to sway elections
CNET ------- California has declared open season on the use of bots to try to secretly influence elections. Legislation signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday makes it illegal to use automated online programs, or bots, to try to influence voters' opinions during an election without revealing the source's artificial nature. The law also applies to bots trying to sell merchandise or services. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.