The Register: There’s a scarily good ‘deepfakes’ YouTube channel that’s quietly growing – and it’s freaking everyone out

The Register: There’s a scarily good ‘deepfakes’ YouTube channel that’s quietly growing – and it’s freaking everyone out. “Russian researchers hit the headlines last week by reanimating oil-painted portraits and photos into talking heads using AI. Now, here’s another reminder that the tools to craft deepfakes are widely available for just about anyone with the right skills to use: the manipulated videos posted on YouTuber Ctrl Shift Face are particularly creepy.”