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Want to make friends and influence people? AI can do it

Sean Sands (Swinburne U) and colleagues report that social media influencers can be human or an artificial intelligence creation – the distinction is not important to people’s intention to follow. Indeed AI influencers can have  “a greater effect on consumers who have a high degree for uniqueness.”  Which does not say a bunch about the influence of humans who influence for a living.