Killer Robots Already Exist, And They’ve Been Here a Very Long Time

(Andy Kelly/Unsplash) TECH Killer Robots Already Exist, And They’ve Been Here a Very Long Time  MIKE RYDER, THE CONVERSATION 30 MAR 2019 Humans will always make the final decision on whether armed robots can shoot, according to a statement by the US Department of Defense. Their clarification comes amid fears about a new advanced targeting system, known […]

British Ship Transformed into Mine-Hunting Drone Base in US Navy Experiment

British Ship Transformed into Mine-Hunting Drone Base in US Navy Experiment Sailors assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 2 prepare to launch a combat rubber raiding craft from the well deck of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary landing ship dock Mounts Bay during a mine countermeasures (MCM) task group experiment, March 23, 2019. (U.S. […]

US Army picks 2 drones to test as Shadow replacement

US Army picks 2 drones to test as Shadow replacement By: Jen Judson Martin UAV brought its V-Bat UAS to Hohenfels, Germany, in May where it was used by opposition forces during the U.S. Army’s Joint Warfighting Assessment. (Jen Judson/Defense News) HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The U.S. Army has selected Martin UAV and AAI Corporation, a unit of Textron, […]