Checkout
Cart: $0.00 - (0 items )

Twitter drafts a deepfake policy that would label and warn, but not always remove, manipulated media

Twitter drafts a deepfake policy that would label and warn, but not always remove, manipulated media Twitter last month said it was introducing a new policy to help fight deepfakes and other “manipulated media” that involve photos, videos or audio that’s been significantly altered to change its original meaning or purpose, or […]

Read More

WeChat restricts controversial video face-swapping app Zao, citing “security risks”

WeChat restricts controversial video face-swapping app Zao, citing “security risks” Zao went viral in China this weekend for its realistic face-swapping videos, but after controversy about its policies, WeChat restricted access to the app on its messaging platform. Developed by a unit of Momo, one of China’s most popular dating apps, Zao […]

Read More

UK law review eyes abusive trends like deepfaked porn and cyber flashing

UK law review eyes abusive trends like deepfaked porn and cyber flashing The UK government has announced the next phase of a review of the law around the making and sharing of non-consensual intimate images, with ministers saying they want to ensure it keeps pace with evolving digital tech trends. The review […]

Read More

Mona Lisa frown: Machine learning brings old paintings and photos to life

Mona Lisa frown: Machine learning brings old paintings and photos to life Machine learning researchers have produced a system that can recreate lifelike motion from just a single frame of a person’s face, opening up the possibility of animating not just photos but also of paintings. It’s not perfect, but when it […]

Read More

Morphin instantly Deepfakes your face into GIFs

Morphin instantly Deepfakes your face into GIFs Want to star in your favorite memes and movie scenes? Upload a selfie to Morphin, choose your favorite GIF, and your face is grafted in to create a personalized copy you can share anywhere. Become Tony Stark as he suits up like Iron Man. Drop […]

Read More

Social media should have “duty of care” towards kids, UK MPs urge

Social media should have “duty of care” towards kids, UK MPs urge Social media platforms are being urged to be far more transparent about how their services operate and to make “anonymised high-level data” available to researchers so the technology’s effects on users — and especially on children and teens — can […]

Read More

Truepic raises $8M to expose Deepfakes, verify photos for Reddit

Truepic raises M to expose Deepfakes, verify photos for Reddit How can you be sure an image wasn’t Photoshopped? Make sure it was shot with Truepic. This startup makes a camera feature that shoots photos and adds a watermark URL leading to a copy of the image it saves, so viewers can […]

Read More

Forget DeepFakes, Deep Video Portraits are way better (and worse)

Forget DeepFakes, Deep Video Portraits are way better (and worse) The strange, creepy world of “deepfakes,” videos (often explicit) with the faces of the subjects replaced by those of celebrities, set off alarm bells just about everywhere early this year. And in case you thought that sort of thing had gone away […]

Read More

DARPA is funding new tech that can identify manipulated videos and ‘deepfakes’

DARPA is funding new tech that can identify manipulated videos and ‘deepfakes’ The Menlo Park-based nonprofit research group SRI International has been awarded three contracts by the Pentagon’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to wage war on the newest front in fake news. Specifically, DARPA’s Media Forensics program is developing tools […]

Read More

Back to top