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Facebook is not skynet

By | September 6th, 2017|

This summer everyone was posting a story about how facebook's artificial intelligence had created a new language that only computers could understand.   People were talking about how this is the beginning.  Terminators are just around the corner.  Computers are smarter than us, and they are talking about us in a language that we are [...]

Harvey’s impact on drone applications

By | September 5th, 2017|

Today there were a host of stories about different companies using drones to help out in Harvey. That's great. But, as always, we need to be thinking steps ahead with new technological developments.  The FAA has to approve done use.  Normally the process of drone approval is slow.  Fortunately, the FAA has sped up the [...]

Robot in Law

By | January 26th, 2017|

I just saw a new book about Robots called Robots in Law. At first I thought, "We haven't even fully unpacked the far reaching ramifications of robot marriage, and now we are already thinking about what it would be like to have robot in laws!"

Legalizing robots

By | January 12th, 2017|

Today was a significant event in the development of robot law. RT reported that "A European Parliament committee has voted in favor of a draft report that proposes granting legal status to robots, categorizing them as “electronic persons”."