Artificial intelligence • Tank Man • Google Search • 1989

Generative AI is already testing platforms’ limits

Google failed to detect a fake, AI-generated “Tank Man

Tank Man is associated with China’s infamous Tiananmen Square Massacre that took place in June 1989

the iconic photos of the protester during the Tiananmen Square incident in 1989, the first result displayed an AI-generated image of the same protester taking a selfie in front of the tank