Departmentofdefense

10.01.15
The Army wants to protect its bases with gun turrets, not guard towers
10.01.15

The Army wants to protect its bases with gun turrets, not guard towers

Remote-controlled sniper rifles and machine guns, oh my!

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09.21.15
Predator drones could soon hide under dielectric 'invisibility cloaks'
09.21.15

Predator drones could soon hide under dielectric 'invisibility cloaks'

Now you see them, now you don't. Then comes the barrage of Hellfire missiles.

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07.28.15
Pentagon shuts down Joint Chiefs' email network
07.28.15

Pentagon shuts down Joint Chiefs' email network

The Department of Defense was forced to shut down an unclassified email system used by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff after the government noticed "suspicious activity" on the system over the weekend.

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06.22.15
Army and Air Force team up for laser-based landmine sweepers
06.22.15

Army and Air Force team up for laser-based landmine sweepers

Used to be that if the US military wanted to clear a roadway, runway or airfield of deadly IEDs (i...

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06.22.15
The US military is developing Star Wars-style hoverbikes
06.22.15

The US military is developing Star Wars-style hoverbikes

Last time we heard from Malloy Aeronautics, it was testing hoverbike technology with a robot-carry...

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05.31.15
DARPA to develop best practices for 3D printing
05.31.15

DARPA to develop best practices for 3D printing

Just as steel's physical properties change depending on how it's produced, so too do 3D printed ma...

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04.24.15
Department of Defense creates new cyberunit in Silicon Valley
04.24.15

Department of Defense creates new cyberunit in Silicon Valley

In order to better combat cyberthreats to national security, the US Department of Defense is setti...

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03.08.15
UK arrests man over US Department of Defense hack
03.08.15

UK arrests man over US Department of Defense hack

No matter how serious you are, you're going to draw a lot of attention if you hack the US military...

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