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AI Could Supercharge Election Meddling - Global Research Findings

AI Political Cybercrime Global Research Findings Artificial intelligence experts at Oxford University, Cambridge University and 2 dozen more of the world's leading AI experts, are issuing a warning.  The 2020 elections could be easily meddled with through the accelerating advances in AI. AI Accelerating in Performance AI enhanced software, they say, will enable people with no technical expertise, to easily produce audio and videos that are nearly impossible to distinguish what's real and what's not. They say AI is becoming increasingly easy to use and could be a major weapon for foreign operatives to spread disinformation and disrupt elections. Action Needed The AI experts are issuing the warning in the hope that the industry will take precautions to guard against the misuse of AI and let the many exciting breakthroughs enabled by AI continue to flourish.