Compare and contrast the issues surrounding fake news and deepfakes. How are media leaders addressing the issues? What role might government play, if any, in the challenges facing media industries? What are the serious implications for consumers, politics, society, and business? Who wins, who loses? Have you witnessed the application of either of these practices, whereby textual/visual elements were altered through artificial intelligence (AI), or was information misrepresented within any media that you’ve used?
Facebook policy on ‘deep fakes’–
WhatSApp policy on fake news ahead of 2019 elections in India–