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Drone Capable Of Flying, Swimming And Driving Being Developed

11/11/2013, We’ve seen drones that are able to become food servers as well as fly a fresh pizza pie to residents in the past, but we haven’t seen a drone quite like the one featured in this story. Let’s just say this drone is pretty much as close to a...

SR-72, The BlackBird Successor Designed For Mach 6 Cruise

11/04/2013, On December 22nd, 1964, the Lockheed SR-71 “Blackbird” made its first flight. It was a Mach 3+ long-range and advanced strategic reconnaissance aircraft that had a unique mechanism to outrun threats. If a surface-to-air missile launch was...

Cyberattack On Israel Shuts Down Major Tunnel For Eight Hours

10/28/2013, In the new digital age, cyberattacks have become a major cause of concern for governments all around the world. As more and more information moves online, and so do various infrastructure systems, the focus has certainly gravitated towards strengthening...

North Korea May Launch A Cyber Attack Using Online Games

10/24/2013, We’ve seen North Korea perform some interesting tactics in a way to disrupt the going ons online. Just a few years ago, they were jamming GPS signals within a 100km range and earlier this year, the country had prevented tourists from getting a 3G...

Dolphins Inspire Invention Of Rescue Radar

10/23/2013, Nature has more often than not been the inspiration when it comes to delivering solutions to problems. Take flight for instance – the way a bird’s wings is shaped has led us to develop the gift of flight, and this time around, British engineers...

DARPA Wants Cheap Mind Reading Headset Developed

10/14/2013, Sure, there are no mutants among us in the likes of the X-Men, so to find a telepath as powerful as Professor Xavier would be nigh impossible. However, this does not mean that technology cannot come in to assist us humans in our quest to be better than...

HDT Self-Driving Machine Gun Robot Being Tested

10/10/2013, As we see more and more technology enter the realm of the battlefield, the need for a soldier to run around on foot, dispatching of his enemies with his rifle or grenade, are starting to diminish. After all, there are Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) that...

US Military Looks To Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (TALOS)

10/10/2013, Now here is something that might eventually make the jump from the world of science fiction to our reality. Remember how Tony Stark and his Iron Man suits made plenty of geeks drool in the movies? Well, a real life Iron Man suit might actually be in the...

iPhone 5C Gets Shot With A .50 Caliber Rifle

10/08/2013, It was nearly one month ago when Apple announced its iPhone 5C, which went on sale shortly after its announcement. The colorful iPhone 5C is a device people either love or could absolutely do without considering the iPhone 5S is around. We’ve seen...

Iranian Hackers Reportedly Compromised U.S. Navy Computers

09/28/2013, We’ve heard time and again of hackers based in China allegedly launching cyberattacks against the U.S., however this time around, there appears to be a new contender. Relations between Iran and the U.S. aren’t too spectacular, that’s...

TrackingPoint Develops Smart Rifle With TTX Technology

09/26/2013, Will computers take over the human race eventually? Perhaps, as we do see robots creeping up bit by bit to “invade” different aspects of our lives. When it comes to the battlefield, there is nothing quite like a battle hardened marine, is there?...

Boston Dynamics LS3 To Gain Bulletproof Capability

09/25/2013, Tiptoeing on tulips – that is exactly what the folks over at Boston Dynamics are supposed to do with their LS3 mule robot. LS3 stands for Legged Squad Support System, where we have seen in the past just how it managed to make its way across some...

F-16 Jet Piloted Remotely

09/24/2013, Has the age of terminators arrived? It really depends on whose perspective you are looking from, as the folks over at Boeing have revealed that they successfully retrofitted one of their retired fighter jets – an F-16 in particular, transforming it...

Some Soldiers Affected Emotionally When Their Robots Go “Boom!”

09/20/2013, It is one thing to feel sad whenever your family member or pet dies, but what about things? You can always buy a new notebook if it is broken, and so too, can you replace your iPhone if the screen is cracked, or you dropped it into the swimming pool....