Detecting Deepfakes With Machine Learning

Detecting Deepfakes With Machine Learning

In today’s world, artificial intelligence can be used to create what’s called “deep fakes.”

While some deep fakes are obviously erroneous, others look indisputably real – like this deep fake of President Barack Obama being impersonated by Jordan Peele using AI.

YR Contributor Jayda Buckley interviewed Salma Mayorquin, an AI scientist and solutions architect based in San Francisco, California. Mayorquin used her machine learning skills to create a program that can spot deep fakes on the internet.

Mayorquin told us how she built her project and gave us some advice for breaking into the field of AI.

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