It’s a device… not a person… surely they don’t have feelings. Do they?
Source: Should we speak nicely to our devices?
Article by Sharon Lehman, a TAFE NSW
colleague (and friend) of mine about how we treat our AI. Sharon raises some interesting questions about our society and how we’ll have to come to grips with non-human participants in our society. Now there’s a weird sentence!
I have two more related articles based on this:
Of course, on the other end of the spectrum is the study that found it’s harder to turn off a machine that’s begging for its life
Forget Arnold Schwarzenegger, if Skynet wants to kill us, it will send back tiny little cute critter terminators that cry and beg you not to hurt them just before shooting you when you hesitate. Now that’s terrifying.