BBC News: Inside the world of Brazil’s social media cyborgs

BBC News: Inside the world of Brazil’s social media cyborgs. “‘I used to spend the whole day in front of the computer, starting early in the morning,’ says 21-year-old Pedro from the city of Vitoria, in south-eastern Brazil….It might sound like an average day for an ordinary young social media user, but Pedro (not his real name) is actually describing his time as a ‘cyborg’, someone who is paid to run fake social media accounts to influence public opinion.

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