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Unsafe_Sax_54 64M
1771 posts
12/6/2018 5:52 pm
It Has Begun


No, not the Left's return to the dark side (NBC "reporters" cracking jokes about a Trump funeral while on a GHW Bush special).

No...but we were warned about this, too.

Robots are turning on us. And not just on answering-systems-to-nowhere.

An "automated laborer" (robot) sprayed 54 workers with bear repellent. Accidentally, of course.

An AI response system on the International Space Station copped a 'tude this week. After being asked repeatedly to stop playing a particular song, the device quipped "don't be mean to me!".


Unsafe_Sax_54 64M
1295 posts
12/6/2018 5:55 pm

On the positive side: if the civilization responsible for the "Kythera Device" had not collapsed, we would long ago have been wiped out by robots.