‘Killer Robot’ Lab Faces Boycott from Artificial Intelligence Experts

DB7DEB16-399D-4794-96BB-1DEF50E0AB6D.jpegThe artificial intelligence (AI) community has a clear message for researchers in South Korea: Don’t make killer robots. Nearly 60 AI and robotics experts from almost 30 countries have signed an open letter calling for a boycott against KAIST, a public university in Daejeon, South Korea, that has been reported to be “develop[ing] artificial intelligence technologies to be applied to military weapons, joining the global competition to develop autonomous arms,” the open letter said…..More