Analysis of the abuse of social media — blogs, Wikipedia, message boards, etc — for the purpose of enabling illegal stock market manipulation.

AntiSocialMedia with Judd Bagley

Floyd Schneider: a paid stock message board basher unmasked

Because Gary Weiss was found to be behind the first real example of multi-ID message board bashing to be publicly proved, and because it was apparent from writing and posting styles that one person...
Judd Bagley
1 min read

Gary Weiss, Amazon.com sockpuppet

UPDATE: as explained here, shortly after the following post was published, all of the reviews of each of the five “reviewers” examined were deleted by the reviewer himself, whom we posit to be Gary...
Judd Bagley
19 min read

Darl J Dumont: dedicated stock message board troll

I would like to address the one interesting and worthwhile point made by the toy army deployed to attack this effort and those people presumed to be part of it. It came in the...
Judd Bagley
2 min read