Read the report here: Draft report, with recommendations to the Commission on Civil Law Rules on Robotics. Some news coverage here. UPDATE February 17, 2017: The EU rejects robot taxation […]
Here is some reporting on a recent EU proposal regarding the legal status of robots: BBC: MEPs vote on robots’ legal status – and if a kill switch is required: […]
From the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots: http://www.stopkillerrobots.org/
Summary Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832) John Stuart Mill (1806-1873) Consequentialist theories would look only at the consequences of an action to judge whether the action is right or wrong. A consequentialist […]
Summary Immanuel Kant (Koenigsberg/Kaliningrad 1724-1804) “Deontological” ethics: Particular actions are good or bad in themselves, no matter what the consequences are. Example: Killing someone is always bad, as is lying […]
From Singularity Hub: How to Train AI to Do Everything in the Digital Universe. A very easily readable, non-technical overview of how AI programs are trained on games. Introduces the […]
The New York Times: How self-driving cars work. An easy-to-understand, non-technical overview of recent developments.