Intelligence analyst Ayushman Kaul and data analyst Devesh Kumar recently carried out an investigation for the Wire into an application called Tek Fog, which was used to hijack online trends and automate trolling on social media and messaging platforms.
In this conversation with Meghnad S, they discuss their investigative stories exposing the BJP IT cell’s network. They also detail what goes behind automated trolling and manipulation of social media trends, WhatsApp accounts and URLs.
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