"Those concerned with the criminal side of technology will learn from Schick's well-mounted argument."—Kirkus
"Schick's DEEPFAKES is a short, sharp book that hits you like a punch in the stomach."—Nick Cohen, The Observer
"With this powerful book, Nina Schick has done us all a great public service. It's a brilliant guide to the challenges facing our information ecosystem. It's your civic duty to read it."—Jamie Susskind, award-winning author of Future Politics: Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech
"A searing insight into a world so many of us find difficult to understand. I was gripped from the first page and read the book in one sitting. The lessons I learned from it will stay with me for a long time."—Iain Dale, broadcaster, Leading Britain's Conversation
"Gripping, alarming and morally vital. Reading this book is like being ushered into a terrifying new world where nothing can be trusted. Thankfully Nina Schick guides us through it in a reassuringly old-fashioned way: with diligence, breezy storytelling, expert insight and a tried-and-tested commitment to accuracy."—Ian Dunt, author of Brexit: What the Hell Happens Next?
"DEEPFAKES is an uncomfortable but gripping read, probing the way in which the internet has been flooded with disinformation and dark arts propaganda dubbed by Schick as 'the Infocalypse'-and how that has undermined democracies in the world. The book sketches out an alarming future where convincing fakes will make it even harder for citizens to disentangle truth from lies, and I would advise policy-makers to read it."—Jim Pickard, chief political correspondent, The Financial Times