FRR Sex Robot Research Supported by New NHS Findings

FRR Sex Robot Research Supported by New NHS Findings

Noel Sharkey, a professor emeritus of artificial intelligence and robotics at the University of Sheffield in England co-founder of an organization called the Foundation for Responsible Robotics published a report last year on the sexual future of humans and robots....
FRR at the Peace Palace: Drones in the Service of Society

FRR at the Peace Palace: Drones in the Service of Society

News June 8th 2018, The Peace Palace, The Hague, 14.00-18.00   On June 8th, FRR co-director Aimee van Wynsberghe and technical expert Denise Soesilo will be presenting “Drones in the Service of Society”, the latest FRR consultation document. The...
Noel Sharkey Comments on the Rise of ‘Digisexual’ Culture

Noel Sharkey Comments on the Rise of ‘Digisexual’ Culture

Prof Noel Sharkey, emeritus professor of AI and Robotics at the University of Sheffield and founder of the Foundation for Responsible Robotics, said: “Moving into the future we will see some people using sex robots but the numbers may still be small. “At present use...
Robin Murphy on Drones for Disaster Relief

Robin Murphy on Drones for Disaster Relief

From the International Business Times: IoT, Drones And AI: How Technology Can Help In Disaster Situations Another technology that helps in disaster situations is drone technology. According to Dr. Robin Murphy, IEEE fellow and professor of computer science and...
Peter Asaro in the CBC

Peter Asaro in the CBC

Making smart machines ethical: Montreal forum seeks to lead conversation on responsible AI in the CBC (Canada). “It’s hard to say who is responsible. As a casual user you have no idea how these things are built,” said Peter Asaro, an assistant...
Robot Ethics 2.0 Is Out!

Robot Ethics 2.0 Is Out!

Edited by executive board member Patrick Lin has been released by Oxford University Press. The full title is: Robot Ethics 2.0: From Autonomous Cars to Artificial Intelligence. Get it here.