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Question the Content! Can you believe your eyes? Maybe not, but you can see through online deception with this info

What are Deep Fakes?  Artificial Intelligence - AI - meets real videos or photos - for a changed version of what started out as real.   

Here is Amy Adams on the left . . . and Nicolas Cage?!, on the right Amy Adams/Nicholas cage

They said or did WHAT??  If something seems too bizarre to be real, it may not be real just because your eyes say it is.

Deepfakes are not difficult to make, as explained by How-To Geek

Other tricks are more subtle; for example,  stories designed to fool us just enough. This article from Wired explains why we fall for it.

 Let the info above help you to figure out what is real, and what is not!  For all of the basic info on questions to ask as you seek the truth in the online digital news landscape, go here.

 

 

 

 

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