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South Korea Blames North For TV Stations, Banks Cyberattacks

04/10/2013, A few weeks ago, we reported on three South Korean television broadcasters and two banks becoming victims of a widespread malware attack, which resulted in serious network outages. The attack was perpetrated by “Whois Team,” which according...

Laser Beams Offer Navy Boats Protection

04/08/2013, Have you ever wondered just how powerful Cyclops’ (of the X-Men fame) optic blasts can be when he unleashes them without his ruby quartz glasses? I guess depending on the writer, the power behind his optic blasts vary, but the idea of firing lasers from...

Hoodie Helps Prevent Drones From Identifying You

04/01/2013, The introduction of drones by the military have definitely done its bit to make sure that unnecessary loss of human life is minimized even further, as it allows the military powers to scout the land, looking out for insurgents as well as mapping out...

Cyro Jellyfish Robot

03/28/2013, Just what is the biggest jellyfish that you have ever come across whenever you are at the seaside, or traveling on a boat over a body of seawater? Well, most of these tend to be small, and the general rule of thumb is this – the smaller they are,...

CHIMP Robot: Move Like A Tank, Act Like A Primate

03/13/2013, A few months back, DARPA announced their Robotics Challenge, and what you see here is definitely one of the contenders, with the CHIMP robot built by the team over at Carnegie Mellon University’s National Robotics Engineering Center. CHIMP stands...

Concrete Canvas The Perfect Defense Against A Zombie Apocalypse

03/11/2013, I am quite sure that most of us out there do think from time to time as to what might happen in the event of a zombie outbreak or zombie apocalypse. You know, the kind of scenario in the Walking Dead series, and will you end up in the camp of the likes of...

US Targets Small Ships As Drone Bases

03/04/2013, The US military has proven to be a premier worldwide fighting force, or at least that is what popular culture depicts, and here is another creative approach to warfare in the seven seas. They intend to make use of fleets of tiny ships which will perform...

BigDog Gets A Helping Hand

02/28/2013, We have seen our fair share of videos in the past where the BigDog robotic mule is concerned, and have also spotted changes made to this robotic pack mule that might eventually be an indispensable battlefield assistant for our men and women who spearhead...

Pentagon Opens Networks To iOS Devices Next Year

02/26/2013, It was just in October of 2012 when the U.S. Department of Defense, or rather, as some others prefer to refer them to as the Pentagon, claimed that they have plans in the pipeline to use both iOS and Android devices officially within its communications...

Robot Octopus Developed By Army

02/18/2013, The Army certainly wants to get ahead of the competition where cool devices are concerned, and this time around, they will continue to use nature as their source of inspiration, creating self-sealing suction cups for robots that are similar in nature to...

DE-STAR Intends To Blow Up Meteors

02/17/2013, Remember our earlier story about how a meteorite actually crash landed in Russia, where this 10-ton behemoth injured around a thousand folks who least expected a meteor to drop down from the heavens? Well, they say that prevention is better than cure, so...