EA Anti-Boycott Petition Flooded By Spambots

I’ve seen the images floating around the internet right now, showing how spambots have been used to inflate the signatures on the Allout.org anti-boycott petition we discussed yesterday, which defends EA against right-wing boycott artists. (Examples of the screenshots can be seen here and here, though the comments themselves are no longer visible at the […]

Read more at Forbes.


Erik Kain

Erik writes about video games at Forbes and politics at Mother Jones. He's the editor of The League though he hasn't written much here lately. He can be found occasionally composing 140 character cultural analysis on Twitter.