bots

The Stans Who Post So Much, Twitter Thinks They’re Bots — And Shuts Them Down

Last month, Emi, a 16-year-old who lives near Austin, Texas, couldn’t log into Twitter. Each attempt she made — on her phone, on her computer…

Well, What Do You Say to an Anxious Bot?

This week, over 100 people talked to my MEL essay bot. This may seem like a minuscule amount — at least compared to the hundreds of thousands…