Controversial deepfake on America's Got Talent gets thumbs up from Simon Cowell
A real-time, AI-generated performance of Simon Cowell, Howie Mandel and Terry Crews singing Nessun Dorma was shown on America's Got Talent.
Three professional singers stood in front of cameras which seamlessly swapped their faces out for the judges' faces.
Chris Ume wants to commercialise deepfake technology and make it readily available to anyone in the Metaverse. Some critics say that popularising deepfakes is dangerous, as they worry bad actors will use technology to spread lies and disinformation. Currently AI technology is minimally regulated, leaving it open to manipulation and exploitation by those with bad intent.
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Real-Time Artificial Intelligence