Recode: How social media bots could tank your stock price

Recode: How social media bots could tank your stock price. “As the head of media intelligence firm Zignal Labs, former political strategist Josh Ginsberg has spent most of the past seven years helping clients understand what people were saying about them in their businesses in traditional media outlets and on social media. But then something weird happened. Earlier this year, Zignal’s data scientists started noticing ‘anomalies in our data’ that didn’t make sense, Ginsberg said on the latest episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher: People with murky identities whose posts got the engagement of mainstream influencers, and sudden spikes in activity around certain topics.”