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# 128
02-27-2013, 06:05 PM
Originally Posted by captnurntumber View Post
Until the cylons....I mean, robots...revolt.

Don't forget the three laws of Robotics!

1. A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.

2. A robot must obey the orders given to it by human beings, except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.

3. A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Law.

(I gotta read "I, Robot" again. Loved it as a kid)
Gotta love the three laws.

I love the movie, but haven't read the book yet. I've heard they're very different; is that true?

I don't think we should make our robots and AIs too intelligent. Just enough to take out the trash, or fix the plumbing, or other menial jobs like that.
"With the first link, the chain is forged. The first speech censured ... the first thought forbidden ... the first freedom denied ... chains us all irrevocably."