How blockchains can and can’t be used in authenticating video and countering deepfakesby@ShamirAllibhai
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How blockchains can and can’t be used in authenticating video and countering deepfakes

by Shamir Allibhai5mNovember 10th, 2018
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A few years ago it became clear that <em>Photoshop-ing</em> of video, in a way that looks indistinguishable from authentic video, was quickly approaching. When it does, it will have a serious impact on visual evidence and specifically our ability to rely on them for facts and to make judgements. A world where video is duplicitous will delegitimize even genuine visual evidence and society will veer to the negative aspects of tribalism to help decide what is their version of “truth”.

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