A recent exposé from the NY Times has found that a shit tonne of accounts on Twitter are fake, as many as 48 million of Twitter’s reported active users.
The focus of the Times’ exposé focuses on a company called Devumi, which has allegedly a collection of 3.5 million automated accounts at its disposal, and 200,000 customers to satisfy, including high profile athletes, politicians, musicians, and actors. Among Devumi’s clients were ol' mates 3LAU and DJ Snake.
DJ Snake's team told the Times the purchase of followers was made by a former manager.
To read the whole article from NY Times, go here.