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US seeks to allay fears over killer robots
« on: March 11, 2019, 11:12:03 PM »
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47524768

So we're gonna be OK

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Humans will always make the final decision on whether armed robots can shoot, the US Department of Defense has said.

Amazing if true

im barry bethel

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Re: US seeks to allay fears over killer robots
« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2019, 11:21:37 PM »
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The military is seeking commercial partners to help develop aiming systems to "acquire, identify, and engage targets at least three times faster than the current manual process

Omni Corp have put in a tender bid

BlodwynPig

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Re: US seeks to allay fears over killer robots
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2019, 12:05:21 AM »
RIP Mr. J Pupshaw
Killed by Self-determining Autonomous Machine
(for no tangible reason)

ToneLa

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Re: US seeks to allay fears over killer robots
« Reply #3 on: March 14, 2019, 08:05:29 PM »
I know it's fucking obtuse to see things like AI and "killer robots" and immediate hark back to a sci fi classic, but the nightmarish world we saw in an 80s film is actually coming true  - Johnny 5 IS alive!