Bot or Not? Catch Pandorabots CEO Lauren Kunze on Mozilla’s IRL Podcast

IRL, a podcast from Mozilla that focuses on the health of the internet, returned this week with an episode on bots! Lauren Kunze joined in conversation with Veronica Belmont, who also interviewed a number of other experts on how bots have become increasingly pervasive and influential in our society, particularly when it comes to political processes.

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Via IRL’s website: “From politics to poetry, bots are playing an increasingly visible role in culture. Veronica Belmont investigates the rise of social media bots with Lauren Kunze and Jenn Schiffer.’s Jack Hirsch talks about what happens when your profile is stolen by a political bot. Lisa-Maria Neudert measures how bots influence politics. Ben Nimmo teaches us how to spot and take down bot armies. And Tim Hwang explores how bots can connect us in surprising, and meaningful, new ways.”