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With misinformation and disinformation about the pandemic, “cheap” and “deep” fakes of elected officials, and targeted ads and emotionally exploitative social media algorithms, it can begin to feel like all communication is manipulation.THE DARK SIDE OF SMART - FACTS SO ROMANTICDIANA FLEISCHMANSEPTEMBER 15, 2020NAUTILUS
The state’s watchdog, however, argued that the company could falsely spread its rates over a fake population, giving the illusion that customers were getting a cost cut.ENVIRONMENT REPORT: STATE THROWS COLD WATER ON PRICING SCHEMEMACKENZIE ELMERSEPTEMBER 14, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
She has coiffed hair and long fake eyelashes, but still puts in the same work everybody else does, taking orders and doing deliveries.THE BIG CORPORATE RESCUE AND THE AMERICA THAT’S TOO SMALL TO SAVEBY LYDIA DEPILLIS, JUSTIN ELLIOTT AND PAUL KIELSEPTEMBER 12, 2020PROPUBLICA
You see how good we’re doing relative to other countries and other parts of the world, but the fake news doesn’t like saying that, they don’t like telling you that.TRUMP KEEPS LYING ABOUT HOW THE US COVID-19 SITUATION COMPARES TO OTHER COUNTRIES. HERE ARE THE FACTS.AARON RUPARSEPTEMBER 11, 2020VOX
However, the new “fake news” bill would bypass the framework, allowing legislators to create a mechanism that could be used to restrict that freedom for millions of Brazilians.BRAZIL’S “FAKE NEWS” BILL WON’T SOLVE ITS MISINFORMATION PROBLEMAMY NORDRUMSEPTEMBER 10, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The bill also ignores the biggest problem with fake news, which is not the content itself but the network of people that spreads it.BRAZIL’S “FAKE NEWS” BILL WON’T SOLVE ITS MISINFORMATION PROBLEMAMY NORDRUMSEPTEMBER 10, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It can generate fake news articles that humans can barely detect above chance.WELCOME TO THE NEXT LEVEL OF BULLSHIT - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDERAPHAËL MILLIÈRESEPTEMBER 9, 2020NAUTILUS
The AI Foundation’s Reality Defender uses synthetic media detection algorithms to identify fake content.MICROSOFT’S NEW DEEPFAKE DETECTOR PUTS REALITY TO THE TESTVANESSA BATES RAMIREZSEPTEMBER 4, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
It will be available exclusively to the AI Foundation as part of its Reality Defender 2020 program, which allows candidates, press, campaigns, parties, and social media platforms to provide suspected fake media for authentication.MICROSOFT’S NEW VIDEO AUTHENTICATOR COULD HELP WEED OUT DANGEROUS DEEPFAKESSTAN HORACZEKSEPTEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Still, as American Express researchers described in a paper they presented at this year’s annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, it’s difficult to evaluate how effective the GANs are at creating fake financial data.WHY AMERICAN EXPRESS IS TRYING TECHNOLOGY THAT MAKES DEEPFAKE VIDEOS LOOK REALJONATHANVANIAN2015SEPTEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE


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