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Will they be outlawed? No.

Christmas always brings bad news. This week it is the news that

UN talks to ban ‘slaughterbots’ collapsed — here’s why that matters — CNBC

Artificial Intelligence scares the crap out of me, and the thought that these AI-enabled drones can be cheaply dumped in swarms from a cargo plane over a target area (military or civilian) is truly…



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James Marinero

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