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This crazily realistic video forgery of Obama was generated by a lip-syncing AI

This crazily realistic video forgery of Obama was generated by a lip-syncing AI

| July 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Digital Trends This crazily realistic video forgery of Obama was generated by a lip – syncing AI Digital Trends Whether it's comments taken out of context, or quotes being outright fabricated, fake news is a frustrating byproduct of today's twenty-first century news cycle. Well, we're sorry to tell you that things are about to get [...]

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Computer Scientists Demonstrate The Potential For Faking Video

Computer Scientists Demonstrate The Potential For Faking Video

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

KOMO News Computer Scientists Demonstrate The Potential For Faking Video NPR Well, soon enough we may see a wellspring of fake news videos. As a team out of the University of Washington explains in a new paper entitled “Synthesizing Obama: Learning Lip Sync from Audio,” they've made several fake videos of President Obama . UW [...]

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Scarily convincing fake video tool puts words in Obamas mouth

Scarily convincing fake video tool puts words in Obamas mouth

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

A computer program that can edit videos of people speaking to realistically make it look like they said something else has been created, raising fears of clips being tampered with online.  Researchers at the University of Washington have lip-synced a video of former US president Barack Obama using the program to superimpose new audio onto the clip.  The realistic [...]

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Googles Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook

Googles Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fortune Google's Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook Fortune At one point, if you asked Google whether President Barack Obama was planning a coup, the one-box reply quoted an article that said yes, he was in league with communists from China. This was based on an article from a site called Secrets [...]

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Googles Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook

Googles Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fortune Google's Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook Fortune At one point, if you asked Google whether President Barack Obama was planning a coup, the one-box reply quoted an article that said yes, he was in league with communists from China. This was based on an article from a site called Secrets [...]

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Read What Barack Obama Said in Final Farewell After Donald Trumps Inauguration

Read What Barack Obama Said in Final Farewell After Donald Trumps Inauguration

| January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

“You proved the power of hope” + READ ARTICLE Former President Barack Obama delivered final remarks after President Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday, speaking briefly before leaving to vacation in California with former First Lady Michelle Obama. “Our democracy’s not the buildings, it’s not the monuments, it’s you being willing to work to make things better [...]

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Presidential Signatures Analyzed: From Donald Trump To Barack …

Presidential Signatures Analyzed: From Donald Trump To Barack …

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Presidential Signatures Analyzed: From Donald Trump To Barack … Us Weekly A handwriting expert tells Us Weekly what Donald Trump, Barack Obama and George W. Bush's signatures reveal about their personalities — read more. and more » …

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Is Barack Obama More Self-Referential than Donald Trump …

Is Barack Obama More Self-Referential than Donald Trump …

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

snopes.com Is Barack Obama More Self-Referential than Donald Trump … snopes.com While President Obama referred to himself more often in his farewell speech than Donald Trump did in his Inaugural Address, these speeches are not … and more » …

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Presidential Signatures Analyzed: From Donald Trump To Barack Obama and George W. Bush

Presidential Signatures Analyzed: From Donald Trump To Barack Obama and George W. Bush

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Us Weekly Presidential Signatures Analyzed: From Donald Trump To Barack Obama and George W. Bush Us Weekly President Donald Trump signed his first official documents as the 45th president of the United States after being sworn in on Friday, January 20, and people across the globe watching the ceremony take place also noticed something interesting: [...]

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Heres How Much Barack Obama Added to the National Debt

Heres How Much Barack Obama Added to the National Debt

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fortune Here's How Much Barack Obama Added to the National Debt Fortune President Barack Obama left office after adding $9.3 trillion to the national debt pile for the current U.S. Commander-in-Chief, Donald Trump . The U.S. Department of the Treasury Bureau of the Fiscal Service reported Thursday that national debt had … and more » …

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