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VIPE “Holodeck” From Northrop Grumman

01/28/2014, Virtual reality (VR) has been a topic which is widely spoken about before, and when it comes to the world of gaming, you know that virtual reality could be the next big thing, as games start to get more and more immersive as time passes by. Of course, one...

US Military Reportedly Interested In Smart Rifles

01/16/2014, So we have smartphones, smartwatches, smart TVs, smart everything, but how about a smart gun? It would definitely pair nicely with a smart bullet, wouldn’t it? Well as it turns out there are reports which claims that the US military is currently looking...

MOIRE Folding Telescope From DARPA

12/05/2013, Is there life out there on other planets? I am quite sure that many of us have asked this question for quite some time already, and so far, there has been no evidence to suggest that such life is headed our way, other than the fact that there could have...

US Navy Launches UAV From Submarine

12/05/2013, One good thing about submarines is this – they can be silent predators of the sea, moving around from coast to coast while carrying a whole lot of nuclear firepower, making it a potential threat to any enemy country. Well, it seems that the U.S....

Priora Hopes To See Maveric Drone In Action For The US Army

12/01/2013, If you so happen to be in the US Army, I am quite sure that there are plenty of “toys” to play with, and these are more or less a whole lot more lethal and potent than just mere fireworks. Drones have been playing quite an important role in the...

US Military Caught Pirating Software, To Pay $50 Million In Fines

11/28/2013, Crime does not pay, and certainly it is a crime to steal something that does not belong to you in the first place. Software piracy is a very big issue that needs to be tackled, and Apptricity, the maker of logistics software that is used to track down the...

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...