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There Is No Tech Solution to Deepfakes

Funding technological solutions to algorithmically-generated fake videos only puts a bandage on the deeper issues of consent and media literacy.
Samantha Cole
3 days ago
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deepfakes

Gfycat's AI Solution for Fighting Deepfakes Isn't Working

Chasing AI-created fake videos with AI moderators doesn’t work, as Gfycat may be finding out.
Samantha Cole
6.19.18
Web Archiving
Web Archiving

The Internet Archive Can't Preserve the Web's History by Itself

The Joy Reid saga highlights the strengths and weaknesses of web archiving.
Michael L. Nelson
4.30.18
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deepfakes

FOSTA Sex Trafficking Bill May Worsen Deepfake Porn Problem

The worst parts of SESTA have been put into a bill that will likely make platforms ignore moderation altogether.
Charles Duan
3.12.18
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deepfakes

Fake Porn Makers Are Worried About Accidentally Making Child Porn

Images of celebrities as minors are showing up in datasets used in making AI-generated fake porn.
Samantha Cole
2.27.18
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deepfakes

AI-Moderators Fighting AI-Generated Porn Is the Harbinger of the Fake News Apocalypse

Gfycat is deploying AI to seek and destroy AI-generated porn—a good step, but we're not out of the woods yet.
Samantha Cole
2.16.18
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deepfakes

Surprise, Surprise: A Deepfakes Website Is Loaded With Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

A deepfakes spinoff website is quietly mining cryptocurrency under the guise of fake porn.
Samantha Cole
2.8.18
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deepfakes

Reddit Just Shut Down the Deepfakes Subreddit

Reddit finally does something about AI-generated fake porn videos.
Samantha Cole
2.7.18
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deepfakes

Twitter Is the Latest Platform to Ban AI-Generated Porn

Deepfakes are in violation of Twitter’s terms of use.
Samantha Cole
2.6.18
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deepfakes

Pornhub Is Banning AI-Generated Fake Porn Videos, Says They're Nonconsensual

The giant porn site puts deepfakes in the same category as revenge porn.
Samantha Cole
2.6.18
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deepfakes

Personalized Fake Porn Videos Are Now for Sale on Reddit

Selling AI-generated fake videos is a good way to get sued.
Samantha Cole
2.6.18
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deepfakes

Targets of Fake Porn Are at the Mercy of Big Platforms

With little legal recourse and no technological solution in sight, people who end up in deepfakes can only turn to platforms like Reddit for help, and Reddit isn't responding.
Samantha Cole
2.5.18