Defense department

11.21.12
Following the TSA's lead, the NTSB drops Blackberry for iPhone
11.21.12

Following the TSA's lead, the NTSB drops Blackberry for iPhone

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the National Transportation Safety Board, or...

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08.23.12
DARPA to hold one-day cyberwarfare workshop, attendance not mandatory
08.23.12

DARPA to hold one-day cyberwarfare workshop, attendance not mandatory

Oh, the fruits of the global village are many: connecting strangers with fetishes, fostering cultu...

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03.26.12
Huawei hardware won't be part of National Broadband Network, says Australia
03.26.12

Huawei hardware won't be part of National Broadband Network, says Australia

Huawei just can't catch a break -- first the US blocks it from being a part of its first responder...

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10.31.11
Dell Streak gets DISA approval, Androids look to Pentagon invasion
10.31.11

Dell Streak gets DISA approval, Androids look to Pentagon invasion

Android conspiracy theories? They go all the way to the top -- or will soon, thanks to the US Def...

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10.14.11
Huawei blocked from first responder network contract, US cites 'national security concerns'
10.14.11

Huawei blocked from first responder network contract, US cites 'national security concerns'

The inability to win US government approval isn't exactly an unfamiliar issue for Huawei, which by n...

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08.09.11
Elektrobit's Specialized Device Platform tailors Android devices for security-minded markets, won't hem pants
08.09.11

Elektrobit's Specialized Device Platform tailors Android devices for security-minded markets, won't hem pants

The defense industry may already have its share of deadly high-tech toys, but when it comes to th...

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01.20.11
FAA warns of ongoing GPS issues in southeastern US due to Defense Department 'tests'
01.20.11

FAA warns of ongoing GPS issues in southeastern US due to Defense Department 'tests'

Don't panic, but anyone planning on using GPS in the southeastern US for the next month or so will...

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10.14.10
Elbit wins $68 million defense contract to supply OLED-equipped HUDs
10.14.10

Elbit wins $68 million defense contract to supply OLED-equipped HUDs

We still haven't heard about any takers for the company's "hunter-killer' robot, but Elbit Systems h...

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08.11.10
DARPA enlists NVIDIA to build exascale supercomputer that's '1000x faster' than today's quickest
08.11.10

DARPA enlists NVIDIA to build exascale supercomputer that's '1000x faster' than today's quickest

At this point, it's pretty obvious that GPUs will soon be playing a huge role in modern day supercom...

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