New York Attorney General to Investigate Firm That Sells Fake Followers

The Follower Factory

Everyone wants to be popular online.
Some even pay for it.
Inside social media’s black market.

Read: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/01/27/technology/social-media-bots.html

The New York attorney general, Eric T. Schneiderman, on Saturday opened an investigation into a company that sold millions of fake followers on social media platforms, some of them copying real users’ personal information.
The company, Devumi, and its sale…

New York Attorney General to Investigate Firm That Sells Fake Followers