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Autonomous Truck Being Tested Out

07/28/2014, When it comes to self-driving cars such as those from Google as well as Volvo, there has been a fair number of advancements made over the years, although such vehicles have not yet made themselves mainstream as they are still undergoing testing. It seems...

Footage Of EXACTO Shows Off Homing Smart Bullets

07/13/2014, There are some people out there in the world today who have incredible aim and accuracy when firing a gun, arrow, throwing a ball into a basket, shooting darts, and so on. Alternatively there are those who are horrible shots, but thanks to technology,...

Transformer Stealth Aircraft Could Be A Reality

07/08/2014, It goes without saying that the military with the most advanced technologies would have an advantage in any war, although the terrain of battle might somewhat negate such advantages, ala in-city fighting. Well this does not do away with the fact that...

Hackers Controlled Israeli Army Twitter Account For A While

07/04/2014, It seems that the Israeli army’s Twitter account too, is a little bit porous, having been hacked for a while by Internet hackers. According to the military, the Internet hackers posted a fear inducing message that a nuclear facility was the target of...

Laser Could Erase Combat Wounds

07/03/2014, The battlefield could prove to be a place where valiant men prove their valor as well as bravery, but there are also moments where the loss of limb, and perhaps life, occurs. Defusing bombs can be one of the more heart stopping duties that one has to...

Robot Minesweeper Could Prevent Loss Of Life

07/01/2014, There are many departments or areas that one will be able to contribute to the military, although those who are on the field, so to speak, do experience a whole lot more elements of danger than their counterparts sitting comfortably from the command...

DARPA Brain Chips Can Implant Or Remove Memories

06/20/2014, Just when you thought that intelligence agencies have got all of that brainwashing and mind control techniques down pat, along comes the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and their effort in developing new brain chips which will supposedly...

U.S. Navy Looks To Equip Humvees With Lasers To Counter Drones

06/18/2014, If you have watched Sharknado, you would most probably know just how cheesy things can get, but and I am quite sure that the idea of laser-mounted sharks have also tickled your imagination at least once in the past. Well, here is a more modern take on...

DARPA Z-Man Program Turns You Into A Human Gecko

06/16/2014, Have you watched the latest installment of Spiderman on the silver screen? Well, there really isn’t anything not to like about this Spiderman, and I am quite sure that some of us have thought of gaining some sort of superpowers from time to time....

Invisible Barcode Could Be A Crime Fighting Tool

06/05/2014, The long arm of the law has the added advantage of technology working alongside them in order to uncover dastardly crimes that have been committed by nefarious minds (and hands). However, there are moments when even the law remains one step behind, and in...

TrackingPoint Lets You Shoot From Around Corners

06/05/2014, TrackingPoint, the company that has developed a new smart rifle for the U.S. Army which is capable of doing the aiming on your behalf, now has another ally as part of the setup – Google Glass. Yes sir, you can now hit your target in style, with this...

U.S. Space Missions May Be Hit Hard By Russia’s Rocket Ban

05/25/2014, Earlier this month Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said that Moscow could ban sale of RD-180 rockets to the United States, and may even reject its request to use the International Space Station after 2020. This would be...

Black Knight Transformer Takes To The Skies

05/21/2014, While many of us will most probably look forward to the various offerings on the silver screen this summer, surely the next installment of Transformers is going to be something that most of us will not want to miss. Now, if only there was a real life...