These Are the Decisions the Pentagon Wants to Leave to Robots

It’s a “wonderful time” to be a military scientist, where the next big leaps will depend on rapid advances in machine learning, artificial intelligence, and computer science — but the Pentagon needs to catch up to private industry, says deputy defense secretary Robert Work. Subscribe Receive daily email updates: Subscribe to Defense One Today. Be the first to receive updates. Author Patrick Tucker is technology editor for Defense One. He’s also the author of The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move? (Current, 2014). Previously, Tucker was deputy editor for The Futurist for nine years. Tucker has written about emerging technology in Slate, The … Full Bio “The commercial world has already made this leap. The Department of Defense is a follower,” Work told the audience…


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