So-called 'Deep Fakes' are not only a real threat for democracy but they take the manipulation of voters to new levels. They will also affect ordinary people. This crisis of misinformation we are facing has been dubbed the 'Infocalypse'.
Nina Schick is a political broadcaster & author of Deep Fakes and the Infocalypse. Using her expertise from working in the field, Nina reveals shocking examples of Deep Fakery and explains the dangerous political consequences of the Infocalypse, both in terms of national security and what it means for public trust in politics. She also unveils what it means for us as individuals, how Deep Fakes will be used to intimidate and to silence, for revenge and fraud, and how unprepared governments and tech companies are.
Listen to Nina's Daily Life Lesson now as she explains what we need to do to prepare and protect ourselves. That how too often we build the cool technology and ignore what bad guys can do with it before we start playing catch-up. And, that when it comes to Deep Fakes, we urgently need to be on the front foot.