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AI Will Blow Your Mind, Business Model and Company Culture

Have you seen how artificial intelligence (AI) is being used today? It’s progressed more than you may have noticed. AI-enhanced “sewbots” are beginning to turn out…

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These projects are using AI to fight misinformation

A joint initiative of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has awarded $750,000 to projects that aim to study how artificial intelligence can…

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‘Deep Fakes’ Could Be Used To Meddle In 2020 Election

So-called deep fake technology could be used by Russia and other countries to meddle in the 2020 presidential election, warned House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam…

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YouTube adds feature to fact-check viral conspiracy videos and fake news

YouTube is working to decrease the popularity of fake news and conspiracy theories on its platform by rolling out a new feature to fact-check videos on sensitive…

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Deepfakes: Malicious AI is Here, and Now

Malicious AI isn’t just on its way, it’s already here. McAfee executives gave us a taste at the RSA Conference 2019 this week. Steve Grobman,…

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Twitter’s Shift Away From GPS-Tagged Tweets Suggests It Will Be Harder To Fight ‘Deep Fakes

One of the more popular recommendations that have emerged for combating “deep fakes” is to the use of digital signatures on smartphones and cameras that…

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McAfee shows how deepfakes can circumvent cybersecurity

You can no longer believe what you see. Deepfakes, which use artificial intelligence to make people appear to say and do things in videos that they…

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Deepfakes can destroy any reputation, company, or country

Deepfakes — a technology originally used by Reddit perverts who wanted to superimpose their favourite actresses’ faces onto the bodies of porn stars – have…

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Twenty minutes into the future with OpenAI’s Deep Fake Text AI

GOAT GOAT GOAT GOAT GOAT GOAT GOAT… In 1985, the TV film Max Headroom: 20 Minutes into the Future presented a science fictional cyberpunk world where…

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Donald Trump Russell White deepfake

Just a quick deepfake in time for the second summit in Vietnam. The face of Donald Trump replaces the face of Trump impersonator Russell White….

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Government Fake News Team Give The Funding Green Light

Government’s ‘fake news unit’ secures funding to continue the battle against disinformation online. A specialist unit set up last year to monitor and combat “fake…

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Deepfakes and Cyber security: How Much of a Threat Are They?

The ability to digitally insert actors into films has been available since the mid-1990s when it was first used to finish The Crow after the…

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Here Are The Real Fake News Sites

The internet is teeming with fake news sites. That’s not a political statement, but the conclusion of a new study by DomainTools, a security analysts…

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Deepfake Technology Is an Attack on Consent and Actors’ Rights to Control Sex Scenes

Deepfake porn may seem novel, but it is only the latest example of creators depicting actors in sexualized scenes without their consent. These nonconsensual depictions…

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The AI that can write a fake news story from a handful of words

The potential for software to be able to produce authentic-looking fake news articles comes during global concerns over technology’s role in the spread of disinformation….

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This person does not exist

thispersondoesnotexist(.com) is a website that automatically generates new human faces. None of these is real. They are generated through AI. Reload the site for a…

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Deep fakes are fake news on steroids, and we’re unsure how to fight them

Fake news took the world by storm in the last few years, and it’s blamed for worsening existing political and social problems and even creating…

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LHSC dean weighs in on fake news

Fakery in news and politics is nothing new, but the emergence of so-called “deep fakes” is a truly disturbing development – ­a nefarious innovation that…

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Deep Fakes: Let’s Not Go Off The Deep End

In just a few short months, “deep fakes” are striking fear in technology experts and lawmakers. Already there are legislative proposals, a law review article,…

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Google releases synthetic speech database to help ‘deep fake’ audio detection research

Speech synthesis technology has advanced a great deal in recent years, with neural networks from DeepMind doing an especially good job of creating realistic, human-like voices. Like…

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As 2020 Approaches, Be Careful About Believing Political Videos You See with Your Own Two Eyes

Recently, decades-old footage of a “shirtless Bernie Sanders drunkenly singing with Soviets” surfaced. Is it real? I don’t know, but American officials are warning that we should…

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Video manipulation technology poses growing threat to national security, experts say

The Pentagon is racing to battle “deepfake” technology, which makes it virtually impossible to tell the difference between real videos and fake, doctored ones. The…

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Misinformation woes could multiply with ‘deepfake’ videos

If you see a video of a politician speaking words he never would utter, or a Hollywood star improbably appearing in a cheap adult movie,…

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PROTECTING DEMOCRACY IN THE ERA OF (DEEP) FAKE NEWS

It’s essential that the Israeli authorities take immediate action to counter such activity. International media sources have been busy these last few weeks reporting about…

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‘Deep fakes’ the next big threat?

“Deep fakes.” According to Great Britain’s “The Guardian” newspaper, that’s the next big threat to privacy rights, economic stability and the remaining vestiges of civil…

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Starred in any porn videos lately? Are you sure?

“Deep fakes.” According to Great Britain’s “The Guardian” newspaper, that’s the next big threat to privacy rights, economic stability and the remaining vestiges of civil…

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Deep fake expert wanted to create deep fake for uk tv show

Hi I was wondering if anybody could help me please. My name’s Kat and I work for a London-based TV production company called Talkback. We’re…

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Lawmakers warn of new ai threat: ‘deepfake’ videos that blur fact and fiction

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is worried so-called “deepfake” videos will be the next frontier for bad actors who attempt to spread misinformation online ahead…

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Washington fears new threat from ‘deepfake’ videos

Lawmakers and experts are sounding the alarm about “deepfakes,” forged videos that look remarkably real, warning they will be the next phase in disinformation campaigns….

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Deep fakes: how immutable blockchain-based life logs could combat them, and the implications for privacy

The idea of deep fakes – AI-assisted fake videos – first entered the mainstream around a year ago. After an initial burst of interest, people stopped searching for…

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