Military

10.25.15
US worries Russia would cut undersea data cables in a conflict
10.25.15

US worries Russia would cut undersea data cables in a conflict

Russia is positioning subs and ships near undersea internet cables, and that's making US officials nervous.

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10.21.15
America's drone strike program needs a low-tech fix
10.21.15

America's drone strike program needs a low-tech fix

The drone program was supposed to be a "scalpel" that could cleanly excise terrorists with minimal collateral damage. What we got was mosquito hunting with a shotgun.

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10.15.15
The Intercept publishes massive leak on America's drone strike program
10.15.15

The Intercept publishes massive leak on America's drone strike program

This is big, folks. Like, Snowden-level big.

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10.09.15
DARPA wants to build vehicles that disappear after delivering supplies
10.09.15

DARPA wants to build vehicles that disappear after delivering supplies

DARPA is looking into the possibilities for supply vehicles that vanish after their payload is dropped.

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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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09.18.15
Pentagon is building a system that instantly detects security breaches
09.18.15

Pentagon is building a system that instantly detects security breaches

The Department of Defense plans to deploy it as soon as 2016.

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09.12.15
Self-destructing computer chip can protect top secret data
09.12.15

Self-destructing computer chip can protect top secret data

Sounds like something straight out of a spy movie, doesn't it?

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