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Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Friday, October 07, 2022

Several robotics companies, including Boston Dynamics, are pledging not to support the weaponization of their products and are calling for others in the industry to do the same, according to a letter shared first with Axios.

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Not good enough.

The Wright brothers didn't build their planes with the intention of their being weaponized but my God they were quickly converted into vehicles of warfare.

Even if Boston dynamic holds to their word for eternity their competitors will not.

#1 | Posted by Tor at 2022-10-07 02:44 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

That's OK, someone at the Pentagon will be happy to do it for them.

#2 | Posted by morris at 2022-10-07 03:08 PM | Reply

Fantastic. We'll leave it up to the buyers.

#3 | Posted by Jaspar at 2022-10-07 03:08 PM | Reply

They'll sell unarmed Legged Support Systems to the military as they already are.

You can just stick on your own turret. It doesn't have to necessarily communicate with its base.

#4 | Posted by sitzkrieg at 2022-10-07 06:05 PM | Reply

A third party will do it for them.

#5 | Posted by fresno500 at 2022-10-07 07:08 PM | Reply

Someone will buy them and just do this. Kinda like Musk buying twitter but with people getting killed.

#6 | Posted by Brennnn at 2022-10-08 02:21 AM | Reply

someone at the Pentagon will be happy to do it for them.

#2 | POSTED BY MORRIS

Unfortunately even if we don't then China definitely will.

Russia too if they are still around.

There is probably no stopping the "singularity".

#7 | Posted by donnerboy at 2022-10-08 12:44 PM | Reply

The Right to Bear Arms includes Robots, you damn racists!

#8 | Posted by snoofy at 2022-10-08 12:47 PM | Reply

Pinky swear?

#9 | Posted by AMERICANUNITY at 2022-10-08 01:57 PM | Reply

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