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Recto calls for Senate inquiry into proliferation of ‘deepfakes’

Recto calls for Senate inquiry into proliferation of ‘deepfakes’

MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto is seeking a Senate inquiry into the proliferation of so-called “deepfakes” or fabricated video or audio materials online. In a statement on Saturday, Recto filed Senate Resolution No. 188 which aims to investigate artificial intelligence-synthesized audiovisual materials or deepfakes to strengthen […]

Google, Facebook, Twitter aren't prepared for deepfakes, US Rep. Schiff says

Google, Facebook, Twitter aren’t prepared for deepfakes, US Rep. Schiff says

Getty Images Facebook, Twitter and Google aren’t prepared for deepfakes ahead of the US presidential election, a top Congressman said after the tech giants sent letters last week about how they deal with high-tech doctored videos and other kinds of media manipulation. The companies “have begun thinking seriously” about the challenges, […]