President Joe Biden holding a microphone and giving a speech

Conspiracy theorists think Biden just sang ‘Baby Shark’ on TV

But the video they’re watching is a deepfake.

On Oct 25, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Donald Trump on stage with Kristen Synema holding People magazine, deepfaked video

Don’t fall for that video of Kyrsten Sinema on-stage at a Trump rally

It was pretty obviously fake.

On Sep 26, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Man walking with shirt that says 'YOU'RE BREATHTAKING' as Keanu Reeves deepfake (l) Man walking pointing towards camera with shirt that says 'YOU'RE BREATHTAKING' as Keanu Reeves deepfake (c) Man walking with shirt that says 'YOU'RE BREATHTAKING' as Keanu Reeves deepfake (r)

Don’t fall for this Keanu Reeves deepfake on TikTok like millions of others already have

'POV: you're checking the comments to figure out if it's a look alike guy or some kind of face swap filter.'

On Sep 23, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

man holding sign that says 'DEEPFAKE' cyber concept on sides

Cybercriminals are reportedly using deepfakes to apply for remote work jobs

Some of the jobs would provide criminals access to customer and financial data.

On Jun 28, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Elon Musk speaking into microphone textured grey background

Deepfake Elon Musk is here to scam you with fake cryptocurrency

'Yikes. Def not me,' Musk said in response.

On May 27, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

woman looking into camera and her face is being scanned

Deepfakes can fool biometric checks used by banks, research finds

Fraudsters can easily use artificial intelligence to open up fake accounts online.

On May 18, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

screenshots of deepfake videos

Researchers say new deepfake detection tool is 99% accurate

Researchers say the new method they've developed is highly accurate.

On May 4, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

zelenskyy deepfake

Hackers drop deepfake of Zelenskyy ordering troops to surrender on Ukrainian news site

The Ukrainian president responded to the fake video by calling on Russian troops to surrender instead.

On Mar 16, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Tom Cruise playing guitar with caption '@tomcruise I'm impressed with your guitar skills but you could still catch these hands my boy' (l) justin bieber playing guitar with caption 'Cover of @tomcruise new song' (c) tom cruise with guitar and caption 'All jokes aside @tomcruise your shredding on that guitar'

Justin Bieber got duped into picking a fight with a Tom Cruise deepfake

The pop singer repeatedly praised what he thought was a video of Cruise playing the guitar.

On Oct 8, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

A live streamer using a deepfake tool

Real-time deepfakes could bring chaos to your next Zoom call

DeepFaceLive is already being used by streamers on Twitch and TikTok.

On Sep 10, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

A California driver's license.

TikTok’s Photo Animation filter has its eye on you

Some have used it on family members. Others have animated something more unsettling.

On Jul 14, 2021 by Audra Schroeder

Tech News Newsletter Image 05-18-2021

Tech newsletter: Biden nixes Trump’s social media order, Deepfake Mom

Here is a look at tech and politics news from the last week.

On May 18, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

Rafaella Spone mugshot over background of young girl vaping and laughing

Case against ‘deepfake mom’ falls apart after prosecutors backtrack on manipulated video claims

'They clearly did not understand what a deepfake was, but used it as a sensationalized weapon...'

On May 17, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

Rafaella Spone mugshot over background of young girl vaping and laughing

A ‘deepfake’ of a vaping teen is at the center of a harassment case—but what if it’s not faked?

Is it a fake deepfake?

On Apr 8, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

A mother charged with malicious use of deepfakes

Cheer mom accused of using deepfake nudes to harass daughter’s rivals

The 50-year-old mother has been charged with three counts of cyber harassment.

On Mar 14, 2021 by Mikael Thalen