Rifles

07.29.15
Hackers can crack the self-aiming rifle to change its target
07.29.15

Hackers can crack the self-aiming rifle to change its target

That $13,000 self-aiming rifle you just got can be bricked by a hacker over its WiFi connection. Time to break out the old iron sights.

By A. Tarantola,   07.29.15
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05.04.15
New military goggles combine nightvision and thermal imaging
05.04.15

New military goggles combine nightvision and thermal imaging

Nightvision and thermal imaging play similar -- but very distinct -- roles on the modern battlefie...

By A. Tarantola,   05.04.15
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04.24.15
The US Army's testing clip-on ray gun attachments for its rifles
04.24.15

The US Army's testing clip-on ray gun attachments for its rifles

The energy-blasting G.I. Joe future that we've all been waiting for is steadily getting closer. No...

By A. Tarantola,   04.24.15
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01.12.13
The Daily Grind: Do you want to worry about ammunition?
01.12.13

The Daily Grind: Do you want to worry about ammunition?

Despite the fact that my thief in Guild Wars 2 carries pistols which appear to be capable of hold...

By E. Lefebvre,   01.12.13
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04.20.11
New laser sighting system enlists electronic sensors to make sure snipers hit their marks
04.20.11

New laser sighting system enlists electronic sensors to make sure snipers hit their marks

Anyone who's ever picked a flea off a dog's back with an automatic weapon knows there's a fine line...

By C. Trout,   04.20.11
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10.22.10
Wasteland Diaries: Weapons
10.22.10

Wasteland Diaries: Weapons

Those that say "violence never solves anything" have never been thrust into a post-apocalyptic futu...

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08.11.10
Earthrise offers new insights into weaponry
08.11.10

Earthrise offers new insights into weaponry

Weapons are useful. Nearly any MMO player will be happy to expound on the virtues of them, and so i...

By E. Lefebvre,   08.11.10
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05.28.10
Wasteland Diaries: Rifleman's lament
05.28.10

Wasteland Diaries: Rifleman's lament

Every MMO seems to have a build or class triad. The rock, paper and scissors system. Or tank, hea...

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