Girl Makes Deepfake of Dead Grandpa for Her Mom’s Birthday, Mom is Horrified

Remember when Kanye reanimated the late Robert Kardashian into a creepy holographic deepfake for Kim’s birthday? Sure, she feigned gratitude at the time, but they’re divorced now. Just saying. For people who have never lost a loved one, reanimating a deceased relative might seem like a cool idea. But for those who have gone through …
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Unsettling Deepfakes of Tom Cruise Prove Technology Has Gone Too Far

What is a ‘deepfake?’ It’s essentially a convincing fabrication of a person’s likeness captured in a video or audio recording. Through powerful machine learning technology, an AI can take footage of a person’s face and replace it with a computer-generated one. There are plenty of YouTube videos demonstrating this tech with side-by-side comparisons of original …
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The Surreal Saga Of ‘Darla,’ The Fake Anti-Union Amazon Warrior

As Amazon comes under fire for numerous claims of inhumane and unsafe working conditions, strange Twitter accounts have sprouted out of nowhere—zealous Amazon defenders purporting to be employees of the tech behemoth. We’re focusing on the strange case of ‘Darla,’ whose absurdly aggressive devotion to Amazon immediately raised suspicions and unfolded into a web of …
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Kanye Gave Kim A Holographic Deepfake Of Her Late Father

Remember the time Kanye kidnapped Kenny G and had him perform in the middle of a room full of roses as a Valentine’s gift to Kim Kardashian? Well, we didn’t think it was possible, but he really one-upped himself with his latest stunt. At Kim’s extravagant birthday getaway on some private island, Kanye arranged a …
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