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Im Afraid of the DeepFake Army

When I first started learning about deepfakes, one of the things that concerned me the most was how this technology could be used to create even more fractures in our political environment. Neural networks are being used to develop artificial faces at a surprising rate - and a simple search on Google provides tons of resources where individuals can generate faces automatically that do not exist. It is long with known that generating emails from bot accounts can also be automated. Conversational text can also be automated as well…