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Phil Howard
Oxford Prof & Author. Director. LATEST BOOK : How May Set Us Free Or Lock Us Up. Now catching computational propaganda
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Phil Howard 21h
From our 2018 inventory: Number of countries with... domestic manipulation teams - 48 online commentary teams - 46 fake accounts used - 46 automated accounts used - 38 political parties running them - 31 over chat apps - 10
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Phil Howard 22h
The latest from , and I: Challenging Truth & Trust: A Global Inventory of Organized Social Media Manipulation Comparative analysis of organizational capacity, staffing & resources of social media manipulation teams in 48 countries.
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Phil Howard Jul 18
Wrote for Foreign Policy: "Our Data, Ourselves: How to stop tech firms from monopolizing our personal information." The way to preserve democracy is to put data about public life back in the public realm.
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Oxford Internet Institute Jul 17
Congratulations to OII student Michaela Brady, a Microsoft Imagine Cup finalist for her app to help connect students to mental health resources. Keep up-to-date with the app's development by following
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Oxford Internet Institute Jul 9
OII's Corinne Cath in the New : Who is driving the AI agenda and what do they stand to gain? Read on:
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Phil Howard Jul 10
Russian company had access to Facebook user data through apps via
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Phil Howard Jul 10
Facebook broke the law and faces maximum fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal, UK watchdog says via
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Oxford Internet Institute Jul 2
The OII Summer Doctoral Programme 2018 has started! Welcome to the OII everyone!
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Phil Howard Jul 2
Our latest on Mexico & : López Obrador dominates, lots of professional news on Twitter & FB, nobody shares content from candidates themselves. IOW news & information on Facebook comes from journos, not the politicians' pages.
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ComProp Research Jun 29
Our latest data memo on the Mexican election is now live. Key takeaways: López Obrador dominating Twitter convo, lots of professional content & not a lot of junk on Twitter & FB.
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Phil Howard Jun 28
Fake news: Trump supporters cite false chart with made-up Canadian tariffs on U.S. goods /via
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Samuel Woolley Jun 26
Innovative new bill from to curb effects of political bots cites our research. It’s a step in the right regulatory direction:
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ComProp Research Jun 26
Will computational propaganda have an impact on the Mexican election this Sunday? Our thinks bad actors found open doors on social media
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Prof Gina Neff Jun 24
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Rachel Coldicutt Jun 25
“We wouldn’t say server racks are male or female ... but when AI is embodied, it looks female.” giving the lecture on gender and AI ... but, idk, maybe many ppl would accidentally use a male pronoun for a server rack?
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Oxford Internet Institute Jun 25
Professor Gina Neff takes the stage at the OII London Lecture: ‘Does AI Have Gender?’
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Phil Howard Jun 23
Fab dataviz by , scraped from House Intel Cttee release of known Russian trolls, shows how much Russian Internet Agency focussed on African American political identity and polarizing racial issues during .
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Phil Howard Jun 20
Make online political advertising more transparent and beef up privacy commissioner powers, committee urges MPs via
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Rasmus Kleis Nielsen Jun 13
The Digital News Report 2018 now out – key data on news and media use from 37 markets across the globe. My five key take-aways in thread below. Full report+interactive graphics to explore all data at . Check out the discussion around 1/6
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Oxford Internet Institute Jun 11
New review of OII's Prof Viktor Mayer-Schönberger in the !
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