Media and Political Disinformation
This section focuses on the ways in which groups use and exploit advanced technologies to manipulate users.
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A Harvard student used GPT-2, a powerful text generator, to publish over a thousand fake comments on a government site
A new deepfake shows Nixon give a speech he prepared in case the moon landing failed
Deepfakes and bots target society's vulnerabilities. But it also goes the other way. Governments, political groups and online communities manipulate the algorithms that organize our digital world, too.