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posted by n1 on Thursday May 15 2014, @04:22AM   Printer-friendly
from the t800-confirmed-to-be-attending dept.

The U.N. has begun discussion on "lethal autonomous robots," killing machines which take the next step from our current drones which are operator controlled, to completely autonomous killing machines.

"Killer robots would threaten the most fundamental of rights and principles in international law," warned Steve Goose, arms division director at Human Rights Watch.

Are we too far down the rabbit hole, or can we come to reasonable and humane limits on this new world of death-by-algorithm?

 
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  • (Score: 1, Insightful) by Anonymous Coward on Thursday May 15 2014, @05:19AM

    by Anonymous Coward on Thursday May 15 2014, @05:19AM (#43609)

    Fools! You lost your right to have rights when you voted for 16 years of Bushbama. You voted for tyranny, now enjoy it!

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