Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday July 27, 2015

Researchers Call For A Ban On Autonomous Weapons

Should robots ever be able to engage targets without human intervention? Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and Steve Wozniak don't think it is a good idea at all and I agree with them. smile

In summary, we believe that AI has great potential to benefit humanity in many ways, and that the goal of the field should be to do so. Starting a military AI arms race is a bad idea, and should be prevented by a ban on offensive autonomous weapons beyond meaningful human control.