“After 75 years, Isaac Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics need updating”

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After 75 years, Isaac Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics need updating.

When science fiction author Isaac Asimov devised his Three Laws of Robotics he was thinking about androids. He envisioned a world where these human-like robots would act like servants and would need a set of programming rules to prevent them from causing harm. But in the 75 years since the publication of the first story to feature his ethical guidelines, there have been significant technological advancements. We now have a very different conception of what robots can look like and how we will interact with them.

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