Microsoft Announces Tool to Help News Orgs Detect Deepfakes Ahead of the Election

The project is a partnership with the AI Foundation

Example of the Microsoft deepfake tool
The tool can differentiate between fake and real faces. Microsoft

As the United States heads into a presidential election at a time when it’s harder than ever to root out fake news online, Microsoft is releasing a new tool aimed at better detecting AI-generated deepfakes.

@patrickkulp Patrick Kulp is an emerging tech reporter at Adweek.