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Old September 10 2013, 08:52 PM   #70
Silvercrest
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Re: Technological Stagnation

Robert Maxwell wrote: View Post
Please provide examples of problems a computer could not respond to.
Robert Maxwell wrote: View Post
A computer's not going to be able to handle every emergency
Um.

Robert Maxwell wrote: View Post
but it's going to do a better job of handling most emergencies than a human ever could. Poor traction situations are probably the best example of just how bad humans are at coping with dangerous conditions
Lindley wrote: View Post
I don't think anyone is proposing a system that can't be overridden.
No argument with either point. But it's hard to know where to draw the line between where a machine should be responsible and where a human must be. I'd hate for that line to be drawn by the lawyers.
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