Fake news will be punishable with prison under a proposed Nicaraguan law.
These two things looks at how fake news and misinformation is changing society. I believe and worry these kinds of things will also be used for some people to gain more control of the internet in the future, maybe sooner than I’m expecting if Trump and Twitter keep feuding.
This video looks at reasons why false news can spread.
AI, like humans, is capable of creating fake news.
Fake news can lead to fake memories.
Besides fake news, saying and exploring the same things over and over again is, I believe, a problem in the media. Sometimes, you miss other important things by doing this and need outside voices. “This is extremely dangerous to our democracy.”
An exploration of a question I always find myself asking in these interesting times we live in.
Fake news is a threat because it leads to other threats.
With this it’s easy to see why the purge on YouTube is happening now. It’s crazy though! Sometimes it might not be about finding truth. Many times, each side has information the other doesn’t like and instead of debating or having a discourse, to reach a logical conclusion and agreement, they would rather label and censor. It’s more about stopping the other side!
Me and a friend of mine were discussing deepfakes for a little bit recently, so I’m glad I found this video. Deepfakes certainly will make it even harder to determine what is reality and what is the truth.