Weapons

12.07.16
New York lawsuit aims to apply the Second Amendment to Tasers
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New York lawsuit aims to apply the Second Amendment to Tasers

Precedent suggests the possession of stun guns is protected by the US Constitution.

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11.19.16
US government releases official guidelines for smart guns
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US government releases official guidelines for smart guns

The Department of Justice has laid out its expectations for smart gun manufacturers.

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11.14.16
US Army's 'Phaser' could fry entire drone swarms in a volley
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US Army's 'Phaser' could fry entire drone swarms in a volley

It fires microwaves from a satellite dish. Sorry for the letdown, Star Trek fans.

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07.15.16
US government releases proposed guidelines for smart guns
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US government releases proposed guidelines for smart guns

Smart weapons will need a 'security device' to prevent unauthorized use.

By C. Low,   07.15.16
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04.07.16
Facebook is being used to sell weapons in the Middle East
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Facebook is being used to sell weapons in the Middle East

Facebook Groups in Libya, Syria, Iraq and more are being used to negotiate sales.

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11.23.15
3D printing files for guns are illegal in an Australian state
11.23.15

3D printing files for guns are illegal in an Australian state

Guns aren't illegal in Australia, but 3D-printing one is.

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11.09.15
This awesome DIY railgun fires rounds with 27,000 joules of force
11.09.15

This awesome DIY railgun fires rounds with 27,000 joules of force

An electromagnetic musket for the 21st century that you should under no circumstances try to build yourself.

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10.19.15
Microsoft built Halo 5's weapons 'from scratch' for Xbox One
10.19.15

Microsoft built Halo 5's weapons 'from scratch' for Xbox One

Moving to new hardware meant that the team at 343 Industries had to change its approach on how it mixed and designed weapon sounds for 'Halo 5: Guardians.'

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