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HackerFactor is a web-based verification tool that provides information about the source, timestamp, creation, and modification information of images.
Fotoforensics is not affiliated with RAND. It was selected for this database because it fits our researchers' inclusion criteria.
- Tool type
- Fully operational
- Intended users
- General public, Journalists
- Free (paid version available)
- Tool focus
- This tool is content-focused. It directly evaluates information, such as the authenticity of a photo.
- Method or technology
- Machine learning and AI
- Is the tool automated?
- Founding organization
- Hacker Factor
- Founder/primary contact
- Neal Kraewetz (founder of Hacker Factor)
How is this tool working to address disinformation?
This tool works to combat disinformation by verifying and authenticating images.
Is there a connection with tech platforms?
Who is funding the tool?
Information not available
Are there external evaluations?