Drone rules a modest step, but lack enforcement

Sarah Kreps, government professor at Cornell University and an expert on drones, says the regulations presented by the White House today take some modest steps to address routine commercial use of small, unmanned aircraft but fail to clarify enforcement. Bio: http://government.arts.cornell.edu/faculty/kreps/ Kreps says: “As drones have become cheaper, more accessible, and more sophisticated, the government […]

Automated combat weapons carry cybersecurity risks

A recent report by the Center for a New American Society warned of dangers inherent to the widespread use of automated weapons in real-world environments. Sarah Kreps, government professor at Cornell University and an expert on drones, says we should not be lulled into thinking that technology can make decisions in combat easier. Bio: http://government.arts.cornell.edu/faculty/kreps/ […]