Humans the Minority in Generating Web Traffic

Study suggests that bots generate 61.5 percent of all website traffic.
3:00 | 12/13/13

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Fascinating look at who or why it is really using the Internet the web security service says that 61 and a half percent of all Internet traffic is generated by. Machines. These automatic software programs are called bots and they're used skyrocketed 21% in a single year. Most spots are used in a good way to index web sites provide feedback and -- is performing. Or to carry out a specific tasks such as archiving content. However. Some bots are bad and use it maliciously to steal data or post -- advertisements. The good news about those bad thoughts there are no fewer and fewer -- that.

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