Beyond Killer Robots
|09/26/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
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This past April, experts from 87 countries gathered for a summit in Geneva on “Killer Robots.” These state party representatives to the United Nations Convention on Conventional Weapons were there to discuss whether these robots, more formally known as “lethal autonomous weapons,” should be regulated or restricted to operating only under “meaningful human control,” which would require humans to retain control over the critical functions of weaponry, such as the selection and engagement of targets.
U.S. Air Force General Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has called this a “Terminator conundrum,” and experts read more >>>