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AVX Aircraft holds plenty of battlefield potential

07/19/2010, Boffins at the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) were looking out for a tactical flying car under its Transformer (TX) program, and AVX Aircraft Company heard this clarion call, unveiling its AVX Aircraft which can be driven on the...

Logi AeroSpace unveils Tyrannos flying car for the military

07/05/2010, Want to see more technology than you could ever imagine in your workplace? How about joining the military – those boys seem to get pretty great stuff to check out, case in point, the Tyrannos flying car from Logi Aerospace. This is still a concept...

Underwear gets sweat-monitoring capability

06/21/2010, Gone are the days when the humble underwear is meant to keep your family jewels nice and safe – this time round, nanoengineers at UC San Diego has included special sensors in a pair of underwear that come in the form of carbon electrodes in order to...

Vortex Cannon packs quite a punch

06/21/2010, Forget about the Big Bad Wolf trying to huff and puff away to blow down the three porkers’ straw house – all he needed was this nifty looking vortex cannon. This version that was built by the good folks over at BBC pack quite a punch, and when...

SmartSight rifle shoots around corners

05/24/2010, According to SmartSight inventor Matthew Hagerty, “Fifty percent of kills happen on the corners.” This is why he came up with the rifle sight camera which is capable of wirelessly transmitting real-time video back to its soldier, where it is...

Mk 19 Nerf grenade launcher

04/23/2010, If you think that sending half a thousand (!) Nerf darts per minute at your target is unable to do enough damage, how about calling in the Mk 19 Nerf grenade launcher? This faithful reproduction of the Mk 19 grenade launcher that saw action in the...

HP Designs Flexible, Solar-powered Wrist Display

04/15/2010, Soldiers in the future should be getting more and more tech to carry around, and HP is working on some rather cool display technologies to help them. What HP is working on is a prototype of a solar-powered lightweight computer display that is flexible...

JETprotect CS300K Long Range Counter Surveillance Camera

03/22/2010, In the battlefield, snipers are certainly something that should have you worried, as they’re normally detectable after they’ve fired the first shot (which probably took you out). With JETprotect’s CS300K Long Range Counter Surveillance...

DARPA ARM project

02/04/2010, DARPA has kicked off a robotics software/hardware research and development program known as ARM, where it hopes to construct a robot which is capable of grasping a number of objects using two arms and hands autonomously and skillfully, making us wonder...

VTOL Technologies develop new UAV

01/26/2010, VTOL Technologies of the UK have come up with a new Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) which is touted to deliver a higher payload capacity despite being smaller and lighter in size compared to its previous efforts. Apart from that, another advantage of this...

UK army to get new camouflage uniform

12/21/2009, It is time for some much-needed change for the UK Army as they have a brand new camouflage uniform – in fact, the first in almost 40 years, where the new pattern is known as the Multi-Terrain Pattern (MTP) which will see out the traditional four...