Whatever Twitch is doing with machine learning is absolutely useless

After its launch, there were still new bots

Why I know

Spam bots are still around

Recent example of a bot spamming a URL which redirects to the BigFollows service.
BigFollows showing available plans for gaining new followers. For as little as less than one penny per new follower, you can get 30,000 of them.
For $2, you can get a $5 subscription given to you. For $70, you can get 50 of them. Each subscription can pay out a customer about $2.50 US each if they’ve reached affiliate status.

Looking at a buyer

Profile of Twitch user, yonkukaido showing 78,200+ followers with links to the person’s Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Twitter account, yoku123414 which is linked from from the previous Twitch example.
Previous videos by Twitch user, yonkukaido showing streams of Fortnite being played as recent as December 14th, 2021.
Towards the tail-end of this streamer’s VOD, it shows a grand total of five chat messages in just one and a half hours. With 78,200 legitimate followers, this would be significantly more active.

What is the problem?

The approach is misplaced and incorrect

Email excerpt showing a report has been sent to Twitch.
This excerpt contains as much information as the whole email itself on what has actually occurred.

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