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So Much for Delaying the Killer Robots - http://tldr.io/tldrs/525ea72165f2e2713e002831/so-much-for-del...
It's been almost six months since the United Nations urged the world's armies to take a moment and think about what they're doing before creating killer robots. US Army leaders were testing out remote-controlled robots with machine guns. The real looming threat futurists are concerned with are lethal autonomous robots which can make decisions to kill on their own, without any human intervention. While that technology doesn't exist yet, advances in artificial intelligence suggest it's a matter of when, not if. The question is, are modern militaries with increasingly sophisticated technology at their fingertips going to hold back? Read complete article ‎- silpol