Here’s the problem – so, ‘civilized’ countries will all agree not to develop AI weapons… Fine.
So, what happens when the non-civilized ones DO? Countries like China, or Iran, or North Korean (just entertain me here, ok?) won’t care – they’ll want to be first.
Invariably, and inevitably, we will need to develop better versions, in order to defend ourselves.
Researchers and experts urged a worldwide ban on so-called autonomous weapons, saying they could set off a revolution in weaponry comparable to gunpowder and nuclear arms.