Deepfakes May Ruin Us and Here's Why



Deepfake videos are the latest synthetic media to take over the Internet. Jeff Bakalar explains what deepfakes are and why there’s a fear they’ll be used for nefarious purposes.

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31 thoughts on “Deepfakes May Ruin Us and Here's Why

  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    in india people sometimes get killed because of whatsapp misinformation. I'm not very optimistic for the future…

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    I find YouTube comments depressing and all kids under 18 should be banned from it.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    Cnet deepfaked seth Rogan talking on their channel 😛❤Bakalar

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    when i was a kid i saw the running man. that arnold movie. there is a scene where they fake the broadcast and i thought that could never happen!

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    Don't worry be happy. Anyway, there's all these beautiful people in the Philippines who want to be my friend on Facebook. It's like serendipity you know.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    I don't understand why you didn't make this a deep fake video video. You could have blown minds!

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    It sucks that future generations are going to grow up more cynical and less trusting.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    not ready? We are ready, we're bored, we're fighting amongst eachother. We need future tech now.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    I thought this was a deep fake when your face went into a tracer mode right at the beginning.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    My favorite honorary duder giving us the business on some truly unsettling black mirror future. Thank you, Jeff, great video and info.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    This video could have gotten explicitly political. Thank you for not alienating me and 50% of the country. Thumbs up

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    CNET… 😎 This is a great example as to why I subscribed and stay alert to your videos!! My kind of topic!! From the first laugh a few seconds in, the level of info provided, and the delivery format is easy to understand for those that aren't familiar with tech capabilities. Fantastic job👍

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    Your afraid that deep fakes is gonna make fake news ….the news is already fake man ! Technology is not the problem stupid people are…!

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    Stfu dude. Your bs corporation is the real dystopia, censoring and attacking independent creators because your own content SUCKS like this one. Censoring this comment and you proved me right.

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  • June 26, 2019 at 8:18 pm
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    1:50 How is this different than reading the Washington Post, or watching CNN?

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