The case of the killer robot (part 2)

  title={The case of the killer robot (part 2)},
  author={R. G. Epstein},
  journal={SIGCAS Comput. Soc.},
  • R. G. Epstein
  • Published 1994
  • Computer Science
  • SIGCAS Comput. Soc.
  • 7he Robbie CX30 industrial robot was supposed to set a new standard for industrial robot intelligence. Unfortunately, one of the first Robbie C~V30 robots killed an assembly line worker, leading to the indictment of one of the robot's software developeJ:s', Randy Samuels. This paper propounds the theo~ that it was the operator-robot interface designer who should be on trial in this case. The Robbie CX30 robot violates nearly every rule of interface design. 7 H i s paper focuses on how the… CONTINUE READING
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