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Boeing X-51A WaveRider Could Be A Primer To Mach 20 Planes

05/13/2013, There is nothing quite like the military to push the boundaries of what is possible in the world of technology, and once again, there is a new air-breathing engine in town which could very well prove to be the baby step towards achieving Mach 20 planes...

X-47B Drone Makes Successful Landing In Simulation

05/06/2013, The world of robotics has made yet another contribution, where this time around, the X-47B, which is the most valued drone by the Navy, has managed to perform a successful simulated landing on an aircraft carrier deck – and this marks the first time...

Campaign For Killer Robot International Ban

04/22/2013, We have yet to arrive in the age of SkyNet, which is a good thing when you think about it, but chances are we might very well be on the way there already. We have seen how the military, whether in the sky, on the ground or under the water have begun to...

iPads To Assist Wounded Veterans In Home Care Situation

04/21/2013, There is an app for everything, or so they say. The thing is, have we actually run out of the number of apps for different purposes available? Perhaps, or perhaps not, but here we are with the world famous iPad strutting its stuff in a new pilot project...

Anonymous Hacks Into North Korean Websites Again

04/15/2013, Earlier this month, Anonymous revealed they had hacked a number of North Korea’s social networks as part of their “Operation Free Korea” campaign. It looks as though the organization isn’t stopping there as they have yet again...

Canadian Astronaut Shows Us How To Sleep In Space

04/15/2013, As a kid, we’re sure you had a lot of questions as to how exactly astronauts perform their everyday routines while in space, such as eating, going to the bathroom and sleeping. Your inner child is in luck today as one of those questions will be...

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...