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01.20.16
Air Force drones had a record number of crashes last year
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Air Force drones had a record number of crashes last year

The drones' mysterious issue lies in their starter-generators.

By M. Moon,   01.20.16
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01.13.16
DARPA is developing an unjammable communications chip
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DARPA is developing an unjammable communications chip

The new chip will give American forces a significant advantage over China and Russia.

By A. Tarantola,   01.13.16
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01.02.16
Recommended Reading: How Taylor Swift took on Apple
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Recommended Reading: How Taylor Swift took on Apple

The best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web.

By B. Steele,   01.02.16
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12.29.15
US Army retires its first drone
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US Army retires its first drone

The Hunter recon drone served well for 20 years, but it's time for newer tech to take over.

By J. Fingas,   12.29.15
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12.28.15
US Air Force allows enlisted ranks to fly drones
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US Air Force allows enlisted ranks to fly drones

You don't have to go through officer training to fly an unmanned warplane.

By J. Fingas,   12.28.15
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12.07.15
America's first penile transplants will be for war veterans
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America's first penile transplants will be for war veterans

Revolutionary surgery could help America's wounded warriors as soon as next year.

By A. Tarantola,   12.07.15
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11.30.15
Virtual wound will teach medics how to treat soldiers
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Virtual wound will teach medics how to treat soldiers

It may look disgusting, but this virtual injury could save a soldier's life.

By J. Fingas,   11.30.15
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11.21.15
The Marines start training Google's 160-pound robo-dog Spot
11.21.15

The Marines start training Google's 160-pound robo-dog Spot

The quadruped can now peek around corners to look for enemies.

By M. Moon,   11.21.15
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