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In the future, when a self-driving car is about to crash, it will go into a high-frequency bidding war to decide which driver gets to live.
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SwiftOnSecurity 5 Sep 16
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2 cars are about to crash. If you're chosen to die, your grandchildren will be given free college tuition.Does your car accept the contract?
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SwiftOnSecurity 5 Sep 16
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Scenario:Self-driving car is hit, sending it inevitably towards another self-driving car. However, the cars can decide which suffers more/1
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SwiftOnSecurity 5 Sep 16
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Both cars have the same insurance co. To reduce premium costs, drivers opted-in to a car algorithm that biases all injury into one driver./2
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SwiftOnSecurity 5 Sep 16
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Driver 2 is selected as most vulnerable, and dies. No long-term medical care, just a lump payment. Driver 1 walks away. Premiums stay low./3
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SwiftOnSecurity 5 Sep 16
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Welcome to human mortality decided in an electronic, time-dilated decision space. 4/4
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James Reberry 5 Sep 16
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And will everyone have a societal value assigned to them holding value of whatever skills they may have? (Probably).
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SwiftOnSecurity 5 Sep 16
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. Example: Why should a neurosurgeon on her way save a cancer researcher's life die instead of a teenager with poor test scores?
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SwiftOnSecurity 6 Sep 16
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CLARIFICATION: These are thought experiments, I doubt crashes will be common enough for anything like this to ever be even considered.
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