Sep 3, 2019

Hany Farid: Deep Thoughts About Deepfakes with Kai Ryssdal

From Make Me Smart with Kai & Molly, Marketplace

Deep thoughts about deepfakes

By Kai Ryssdal

It can make for some neat video party tricks … deepfakes that swap someone’s face for another or put characters in scenarios way out of context...

To teach us more about how deepfakes work and how they could be weaponized, we turned to Hany Farid. He’s a professor at Berkeley’s School of Information and the Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences.

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September 3, 2019