• Is the woman in this video real or a deepfake? Now find out.


    Brian Livingston

    By Brian Livingston

    There’s been an explosion in artificial intelligence (AI) that can create fake videos and compose passable writing samples. These computer-generated outputs are now good enough to fool the average person, who may absorb social media with an uncritical eye.

    The major media have exhaustively (but superficially) written about these AI programs. So I won’t bore you with the mind-numbing details of exactly how they work.

    Instead, I’ll tell you how to detect them and — hopefully — protect yourself against fakes of all kinds.

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (20.04.0, 2023-01-23).