Google has released a database of 3,000 deepfakes – videos that use artificial intelligence to alter faces or to make people say things they never did.
The videos are of actors and use a variety of publicly available tools to alter their faces.
The search giant hopes it will help researchers build the tools needed to take down “harmful” fake videos.
There are fears such videos could be used to promote false conspiracy theories and propaganda.
This is a snippet from an article by the BBC, you can read the full article here…