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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....

DARPA Hydra Project Is An Unmanned Vehicle Network

09/12/2013, The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is looking into developing a rather interesting new unmanned systems project which might usher in an age where undersea motherships could be capable of launching smaller submarines as well as flying...

Squids Could Inspire New Camouflage Clothing For Soldiers

09/10/2013, When it comes to advancements in the world of science, I guess we definitely have to hand it to nature for being the undisputed king of inspiration. One of the best camouflage exponents in the natural world would be the nimble squid, who is so notorious...

Marines Website Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army

09/02/2013, The Syrian Electronic Army has struck again. It has been been in the news numerous times over the past few months as it took down various high profile Twitter accounts, such as those belonging to the Associated Press, Thomson Reuters and CBS. It also...

DARPA Warrior Web Suit Project

08/28/2013, Soldiers are extremely tough people, but even then, they are more susceptible to load-related injuries whenever they are on the field compared to us ordinary folk simply for the fact that these brave men and women tend to walk across for long distances...