Nightshade Poisons AI Art

โ€“ Messes up training data to damage AI art model

โ€“ Makes AI output broken and unpredictable

โ€“ Created by researchers at Univ. of Chicago

โ€“ Helps rebalance power from AI to artist

โ€“ Artists can add invisible changes before uploading

โ€“ Poisons data scraped without consent

โ€“ Tested on Stable Diffusion and custom model

โ€“ Just 50 images can distort Stable Diffusion output

โ€“ Related prompts like "dog" and "puppy" also affected

โ€“ Could force AI companies to respect artist right