Tag: fake

Why the upcoming age of fraudulent videos is dangerous, and what we can do about it

We recently did a Q&A with ASU Now, the daily newletter, about the very worrisome probability that phony videos will soon inject even more poison into our information ecosystem. We’re reposting it here, with permission: Fake news videos aren’t new, but they are on the rise and more realistic than ever due to technological advances. […]

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Fake videos are coming; are we ready?

In the ASU Now daily newsletter, Eric and I answered some questions about the coming plague of videos that have been faked to show things that didn’t actually happen. We’re worried, but there are ways we — as a society — can and must fight back. Here’s what we had to say. Dan GillmorDan Gillmor […]

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