Note — Nov 18, 2018

China’s Brightest Children Recruited to Develop AI ‘Killer Bots’

Seen in → No.57

Source → scmp.com/news/china/science/article/2172141...

To every issue, its Black Mirror story. Basically grabbing smart, patriotic, weapons-loving kids and teaching them how to make killer robots. What could possibly go wrong?

A group of some of China’s smartest students have been recruited straight from high school to begin training as the world’s youngest AI weapons scientists.