Save the driver or pedestrian? Such robot car dilemmas are folly
If we make a run for it, will the automated cars avoid us?GettyBy Hal HodsonA car is driving when suddenly everything changes. The choice is stark – plough ahead into a pedestrian or swerve and slam into a wall. It’s a nightmare scenario. Who should die, passenger or pedestrian? This is the kind of dilemma that is being increasingly considered as machines...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark