Alexa, call the police! Smart assistants should come with a ‘moral AI’ to decide whether to report their owners for breaking the law, experts say

Here’s a polarizing idea coming out of the University of Bergen. I have trouble believing this is a legitimate suggestion, but it’s a potentially brilliant way to generate some PR for the university.

“Smart assistants could soon come with a ‘moral AI’ to decide whether to report their owners for breaking the law. That’s the suggestion of academics (Marija Slavkovik, associate professor, University of Bergen, Norway) at who say that household gadgets like the Amazon Echo and Google Home should be enhanced with ethical smart software.”

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6733417/amp/Digital-assistants-discuss-moral-AI-report-illegal-immoral-activity.html

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