|Oct 13, 2004, 03:01 PM|
Web trawling scripts, aka bots, apparently have the ability now to vote in online polls.
While this article mainly concerns spambots that autogenerate emailed letters to online news sites, they do also mention digital opinion poll ballot box stuffing:
After a brief slog through democraticunderground and freerepublic, I badly need a shower. [shudder]
Now extremists, spin this your way.