#271 – Deepfakes: Understanding the Basics

Tech Talk For Teachers March 19, 2024 13 min

Deepfakes: Understanding the Basics

In today’s episode, we’ll explore four common types of deepfakes and gain a basic understanding of this use of artificial intelligence (AI).

Read a transcript of this episode.

Paul Beckermann
PreK–12 Digital Learning Specialist
Podcast Host

A Definition

A deepfake is a video, image, or audio recording that sounds or looks real but is actually fake.

Audio Examples

A few audio examples are also provided in the episode, using two tools that offer free features:

For information about artificial intelligence (AI), explore the following AVID Open Access article collection: AI in the K–12 Classroom.