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Moravec‘s Paradox

Moravec‘s Paradox

We Asked Giant Robot Experts to Critique Video Game Mecha

In games, mech pilots often have the job perk of dying in their seats. With mech windshields spiderwebbed with bullets, arm-guns overheated, energy cores depleted of uranium, and bipedal legs leaking hydraulic fluid across whatever near-future landscape they’re fighting in, oftentimes these mechs just blow up and players respawn across…
bubmag
June 12, 2021
Moravec‘s Paradox

New era of robot war may be underway unnoticed…

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) By Peter Apps LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - In March 2020, as COVID-19 locked down the world, what may have been the first autonomous drone attacks in history were taking place on a largely unwatched battlefield in…
bubmag
June 10, 2021