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AI Drones

IF the reporting is accurate, this is quite a game changer.

'The idea of killer robots is terrible enough. But what happens when their cold lethality is added to the volatile political and religious mix of the Middle East? It’s a massacre in the making. The art of war is changing, fast. Hypersonic weapons can be upon you in less than a blink of an eye. Swarming drones can overwhelm any position like angry bees. So when China starts selling AI-enhanced combat drones to the Middle East, it’s likely to end up as a bloodbath.

'Theory is about to be made reality on the battlefields of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. A state-controlled Chinese defence company is negotiating the sale of its Blowfish A3 armed helicopter drone, control equipment and fully autonomous software, to these troubled nations.'

'US Defence Secretary Mark Esper revealed recently China was selling drones programmed to decide for themselves who lives and who dies, without any form of human ethical oversight. “As we speak, the Chinese government is already exporting some of its most advanced military aerial drones to the Middle East, as it prepares to export its next-generation stealth UAVs when those come online,” Esper told the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence conference. “In addition, Chinese weapons manufacturers are selling drones advertised as capable of full autonomy, including the ability to conduct lethal, targeted strikes.”

Presumably they have a kill switch lest they be used against China
Presumably they have a kill switch lest they be used against China

I believe Alibaba works on a 'no returns' policy.


Try this.


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