In 25 years, Dr Singer said, “our robotics will be about a
billion times more powerful [in their computing power] than
Their use in warfare was a massive development in human history,
he told the Lowy Institute in Sydney, via videolink from
“We are living through the end of humankind’s 5000-year-old
monopoly on the fighting of war … The robots of today are the
first technologies to change the ‘who’ of war, not just the ‘how’
Goody. This should mean that less people die in war!