Lethal autonomous robots
marymary100 - 20-8-2017 at 20:04
Elon Musk et al
Are they right?
JackInCT - 20-8-2017 at 20:20
And Ladies and Gentleman, the enforcer(s) would be....May I have the envelope please!
LSemmens - 21-8-2017 at 02:22
Sadly, I think that it is inevitable. Regardless of what the civilised world do, there will be those who choose to ignore common convention. Look at
the Nuclear arms race. I suspect that autonomous weapons may become the next nuclear weapon, albeit, without the same "long term" collateral damage
of radioactive fall out of the nuclear "solution". I would hope that there will be the same sort of rules that do inhibit the Nuclear option with
autonomous weapons, but I don't think so. We already use them. Most ICBMs and other guided weapons systems are largely autonomous once given their