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Month: August 2017

The End of Trust

I listened to a Radiolab podcast recently about some new technologies. One is called Adobe Voco.┬áVoco allows you to easily manipulate audio of another person. You can even make someone say something they never said before. The other technology lets you create a video of someone saying something they have never said before. Sort of like video puppetry. (See example) Without going into the details, this kind of technology can be used to create fake audio or video. Remember that “Grab em by the pussy” audio of Donald Trump? If that happened today, I bet he would claim that it’s…