Tag: deepfakes

Digitally Literate #202

Clearing the path Digitally Lit #202 – 6/22/2019 Hi all, my name is Ian O’Byrne and welcome to issue #202 of Digitally Literate. In this newsletter I curate the news of the week and distilling this down into an easy-to-read resource for you. Thank you for reading. Please subscribe if you haven’t already. This week…

Digitally Literate #201

Mastering Your Life Digitally Lit #201 – 6/15/2019 Hi all, my name is Ian O’Byrne and welcome to issue #201 of Digitally Literate. In this newsletter I curate the news of the week and distilling this down into an easy-to-read resource for you. Thank you for reading. Please subscribe if you haven’t already. This week…

Scary deepfake tool lets you put words into someone’s mouth

Last week, Stanford researchers announced they’d created an algorithm that makes “editing video as easy as editing text.” Imagine using a video editing program in which you can modify talking-head videos (footage from the shoulders up) by extracting patterns from real clips. The system uses machine learning to create a realistic video of a person saying something…