U.s. army

05.02.12
US Army gets picky, solicits smart feed ammo system for machine guns and auto cannons (video)
05.02.12

US Army gets picky, solicits smart feed ammo system for machine guns and auto cannons (video)

War! Huh! What is it good for? Stuff like smart bullet-feeding systems, apparently. See, the US Ar...

By J. Hidalgo,   05.02.12
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04.28.11
Army app store advances, tries to break through bureaucracy's defenses
04.28.11

Army app store advances, tries to break through bureaucracy's defenses

The Army Marketplace may be mired in bureaucratic muck, but the depot for mobile military apps isn'...

By T. O'Brien,   04.28.11
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10.28.10
Northrop Grumman's CaMEL 'bot features one .50 caliber gun, loads of class
10.28.10

Northrop Grumman's CaMEL 'bot features one .50 caliber gun, loads of class

When the dream factory that is Northrop Grumman needed to up the "wow factor" at its Association of...

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10.06.10
Bright delivers hybrid van for U.S. Army testing, won't be hitting a battlefield soon -- or ever
10.06.10

Bright delivers hybrid van for U.S. Army testing, won't be hitting a battlefield soon -- or ever

Usually when we cover military gadgets it's things like super-strong robots or skateboard tanks. Bu...

By T. Stevens,   10.06.10
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06.29.10
Book review: How To Wreck A Nice Beach: The Vocoder from World War II to Hip-Hop
06.29.10

Book review: How To Wreck A Nice Beach: The Vocoder from World War II to Hip-Hop

How To Wreck A Nice Beach: The Vocoder from World War II to Hip-Hop by Dave Tompkins (Stop Smiling...

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11.18.09
Army, Lockheed Martin team up for DisOPS 'battlefield PDAs'
11.18.09

Army, Lockheed Martin team up for DisOPS 'battlefield PDAs'

Remember the Land Warrior program, which only took 15 years and half a billion dollars outfit our...

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11.06.09
U.S. Army and EnerDel team up for electric-hybrid Humvee
11.06.09

U.S. Army and EnerDel team up for electric-hybrid Humvee

EnerDel, who we last saw soaking up some of that Joe Biden stimulus money, is teaming up with the U...

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05.15.09
New materials change color when stressed, making fans of mechanochemical transduction positively giddy
05.15.09

New materials change color when stressed, making fans of mechanochemical transduction positively giddy

A U.S. Army-funded research project at the University of Illinois has developed a material that chan...

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04.24.09
Army's multimode death ray knocks out IEDs, vehicles, whiners
04.24.09

Army's multimode death ray knocks out IEDs, vehicles, whiners

While the US Air Force is dead set on shooting down missiles with airborne lasers, it looks like th...

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