Where as I just have the occasional bad day or I'm emo for some reason.
really?? I mean sure it is proper but who uses the term maize any longer?? (for those who are not up to date, maize is the native american term for corn)
TL;DR Maize is preferred in formal, scientific, and international usage because it refers specifically to this one grain, unlike corn, which has a complex variety of meanings that vary by context and geographic region.
So if my computer just happens to download your copyrighted files by algorithm, it's okay because it was all done by a computer.
Sounds reasonable to me.
There's an app for that: http://sickbeard.com/
This is not to say that it'll be hard to stop the proliferation of military robots, but - is this really a good idea?
Sure, us Westerners, we can say how good a thing this may be - on the other hand, Gaddafi had some problems after a while with his troops seeing the misery they were spreading. To some extent, the same is true for Assad's Syria..
Can you picture what would happen, if rulers like those got their hands on military robots that will just unquestioningly mow down their own people, if the people don't like their "esteemed" ruler any more?
Or - picture them in the hands of North Korea...
Once they get deployed in one nation, no matter how well "behaved" that one nation will be, they will appear in other places - under less enlightened "leadership".
This is the smartest, most insightful thing I've read all week. It will be my go to now for debates about militarized robots.
They have a baby section though, I think that gets all the business, but the rest of the place is usually dead.
I wish they would expand into more adult stuff.
Not sex toys (they couldn't possibly compete anyway) but high-end geek stuff like Anime figurines etc. The stuff you see at comic book stores.