Sep 13, 2018

EU lawmakers call for global ban on 'killer robots'

The European Parliament on Wednesday passed a resolution calling for an international ban on the development, production and use of "killer robots" — weapons that kill without a human deciding to fire. Autonomous weapons are machines programmed to select and attack targets using artificial intelligence, ...

Aug 6, 2018

Risk of drone strikes is highlighted by apparent attack in Venezuela

by Joseph Ax

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accused political foes of trying to kill him during an open-air speech Saturday using explosives-laden drones, prompting a host of questions about the alleged attack and who might have been behind it. Wherever the investigation leads, Maduro's allegations raised the specter ...