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Next phase in Disinformation: How a relationship application Becomes a gun

Next phase in Disinformation: How a relationship application Becomes a gun

by Veronika Velch
by Veronika Velch

As the globe grapples with Russia’s the application of Twitter and facebook or myspace to spreading disinformation, an old NATO secretary-general recently spoken matters that Russia would be using Ukraine’s future elections as a lab for choosing a new styles of blocking. A troubling case may sign that troublesome excogitation is underway when you look at the post-Soviet place, whether by Russia or by many: ruthless operatives in Ukraine have actually weaponized the going out with software Tinder for political purposes.

This situation entails character assassination in the shape of fake electronic avatars.