deepfake

tech-power

GitHub Removed Open Source Versions of DeepNude

After the creator of DeepNude shuttered its app that digitally undressed women, multiple people uploaded their own versions to GitHub.
Joseph Cox
7.9.19
programming

Discord Just Banned a Server Selling DeepNude, an App That Undresses Photos of Women

A small community of people is dedicated to reviving DeepNude, a program that creates non-consensual nudes of women.
Samantha Cole
7.1.19
programming

Creator of DeepNude, App That Undresses Photos of Women, Takes It Offline

An app that algorithmically 'undressed' images of women was taken down by its creator, citing server overload and potential harms.
Samantha Cole
6.27.19
Tech news

Watching a Deepfake Being Made Is Boring, And You Must See It

AI-generated fake videos are hyped as a modern tech nightmare, and it's important to understand their everyday banality.
Jordan Pearson
6.26.19
Tech news

AI Can Now Detect Deepfakes by Looking for Weird Facial Movements

Machines can now look for visual inconsistencies to identify AI-generated dupes, a lot like humans do.
Jordan Pearson
6.21.19
AI

AI Could Usher in a New Generation of Catfishing

Deepfakes and AI-generated faces are making it harder than ever to tell who's real or not online, but there are some things you can do.
Madeleine Gregory
6.17.19
deepfakes

Lawmakers Demand Intelligence Community Release a Report on Deepfakes

Three representatives asked the Director of National Intelligence to create a report about how deepfakes could be used against the U.S. by hostile nations.
Samantha Cole
9.13.18
deepfakes

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
8.14.18
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
Frontier

The #MeToo Movement's Next Step Must Include Victims of Online Sexual Harassment

Sexual assault survivors have been empowered by the strength of #MeToo, but the conversation must be extended to include those who are not consenting to what is being sent to them online.
Devorah Rose
2.14.18
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
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