- iSDaily Thursday – March 22nd, 2018 – Episode 047
On this episode of iSDaily Thursday with Lou Sander and Paul Gordon, On Shorter Leash, Taxing Robot Labor On Longer Leash, Wyoming Asset Waiver Blocker On Off The Leash, A Soda Tax Creates Liberty On iPonder, Reading the Signs and Preparing Your Kids [...]The post iSDaily Thursday – March 22nd, 2018 – Episode 047 appeared first on iState. […]
China has an unmanned, AI-driven nuclear sub in the works that has NOTHING to do with skynet. Really. Sending out an armed nuclear-powered submarine in the charge of AI seems perfectly reasonable. I mean, what the heck could go wrong there?
Just to be clear, I welcome my robot overlords. Man, after this news, I REALLY want to make that publicly known.
|China Building Artificial Intelligence–Powered Nuclear Submarine That Could Have ‘Its Own Thoughts,’ Report Says|
A senior scientist confirmed that China is building artificial intelligence–powered nuclear submarines that can think for themselves, according to a report.
According to a researcher involved with the program, who requested anonymity due to the sensitive nature of the project, the AI-augmented submarine with “its own thoughts” would reduce the commanding officers’ workload, eliminate human error and give China’s navy a competitive edge in underwater battles, reported the South China Morning Post.
“Though a submarine has enormous power of destruction, its brain is actually quite small,” the researcher said.
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