Someone took video of Jennifer Lawrence and put Steve Buscemi's face over hers . . . and it looks flawless. At a time when fake news has already caused so much damage, the implications are pretty scary.
I've gone down a black hole of the latest DeepFakes and this mashup of Steve Buscemi and Jennifer Lawrence is a sight to behold https://t.co/sWnU8SmAcz
While the nation grapples with concerns over the spread of inaccurate and deceptive information online, deepfakes -videos in which an individual's face is superimposed onto another-continue to advance at a quickening pace. Now, the new ones are downright terrifying. The technology, which relies on machine learning and artificial intelligence, was once largely relegated to researchers at prestigious universities.