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CBC:  How Politicians Use Bots to Manipulate the Public
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CBC: How Politicians Use Bots to Manipulate the Public

The CBC radio show Spark did an episode about the political bots project. Phil Howard studies political bots — social media accounts designed to influence public opinion — and the coders and governments who run them.

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Podcast: The Geopolitics of IoT

This is a podcast I greatly enjoyed doing with Lawrence Ampofo. You do not have to go far to find expert opinion pieces extolling the the ways that the Internet of Things will change businesses and other organisations in a profound manner. Professor Philip Howard thinks about the bigger-picture impact of […]

What Makes a Successful Digital Activist?
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What Makes a Successful Digital Activist?

Interviewed by Ross Reynolds for KUOW-NPR show The Record about digital activism and the recent project findings. Hear the full interview.

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Video: Inaugural Lecture at UW, “Research Adventures from Grad School to Present”

My department has started a new lecture series for faculty who get promoted to full professor, called Inaugural Lectures.  Mine was called “What Actually Happened Was Much Stranger: Research Adventures From Grad School to the Present” and was delivered October 30th. And here’s audio only: