Online sites who rely on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act to shield them from lawsuits over content would need to adhere to guidelines on fighting child exploitation online set out by a 15-member commission to keep their immunity,...
Every new year of the last decade I set a personal challenge. My goal was to grow in new ways outside my day-to-day work running Facebook. These led me to learn Mandarin, code an AI assistant for my...
Yesterday Facebook released its policy on enforcing against manipulated media, detailing how the company would respond to deepfakes. Based on our research, WITNESS identifies a range of strengths and some weaknesses too.
The platform has a plan to deal with tomorrow’s disinformation. But what about today’s?
Renee DiResta@tristanharris The questioning begins w/a key q on FB's policy announcement: why is there difference bt deepfakes (which FB will take down) and "cheapfakes" (edited but not generated video, which it won't)? Good Wired article explaining a bit on the justification here
The Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hearing on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at 10:30 a.m....
Renee DiRestaI'm watching the Congressional hearing on "manipulation and risk in the digital age" #techhearngs Facebook's Monika Bickert has just given an opening statement explaining the company's new policy on deepfakes