Are You Following a Bot?

Are You Following a Bot? – Magazine – The Atlantic.

Some may frown on this concept of automated twitter conversations. I love it. Maybe not in its current form, but the possibilities are huge. The trick will be to figure out how to avoid it becoming such an obvious crappy ploy like e-mail spam or junk snail-mail. Is that even possible? Or, will automated exchanges be detectable and receive the same stigma as the Nigerian Prince e-mails?