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I'm not entirely sure I believe this. Yes, for predators and such drones it makes sense. But the military already has weapons like the sea whiz that seek, aim, and fire all on their own[1]. No human pulling the trigger or picking out targets. Granted, the Sea Whiz is anti-missile. But it's only a matter of time until it becomes self aware and targets whatever it wants....

[1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea_whiz

edit: that gun looks fantastic: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iAw82h-IhdQ&feature=fvwre...




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