'Facing Fakes' subject of The Times leader column

The Times newspaper wrote it’s leader column, Monday 17 June, on deepfake technology, referencing the recent CPS paper ‘Facing Fakes’.

The report by CPS Head of Tech and Innovation Matthew Feeney claims that Britain is experiencing it’s ‘first deepfake election’ and that while we need to be aware of the dangers of people using deepfake technology to influence democracy, policymakers should respond to its use, not seek the restrict the technology altogether.

Telegraph columnist Janet Daley also picked up on the new report, referencing it in a wider column about the public’s faith – or not – in politicians.

Date Added: Monday 17th June 2024