Researchers question if banning of ‘killer robots’ actually will stop robots from killing

By looking at killer robots we are forced to address questions that are set to define the coming age of automation, artificial intelligence and robotics, says Tero Karppi. Credit: University at Buffalo A University at Buffalo research team has published a paper that implies that the rush to ban and demonize autonomous weapons or “killer robots” may be a temporary solution, but the actual problem is that society is entering into a situation where systems like these have and will become possible. Killer robots are at the center of classic stories told in films such as “The Terminator” and the original Star Trek television series’ “The Doomsday Machine,” yet the idea of fully autonomous weapons acting independently of any human agency is not the exclusive license of science fiction writers.…


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