Deep fakery

There is little to see here. I am not a researcher in deep video fakes (Although I have a research interest in audio fakes), but I like to keep abreast of how cheap it is to fabricate evidence of things and fret about what this will mean for future society’s agreements on facts. This is obviously going to become ubiquitous in weaponised social media

Sarah Thompson, Fake Faces: People Who Do Not Exist Invade Facebook To Influence 2020 Elections is an interesting bit of meta analysis on Lead Stories.