US not safe from nuclear attack, say scientists

The US government's new strategy for nuclear war is a 'dangerous fantasy', according to an independent group of scientists.

This tablet is going to war

Lockheed Martin has developed a battle-hardened, ruggedized tablet computer for use in tactical military vehicles.

System allows different robot vehicles to cooperate

Researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) will this week give the Army a demonstration of an advanced way to allow dissimilar robotic vehicles to communicate autonomously.

DTV Shredder goes to war

The DTV Shredder ain’t no candy ass Segway. No, this tricked-out, bad ass military vehicle is hella ready for war.

Virus-based battery to power US military

A new type of virus-based battery is under development for the US army and could soon be woven into military uniforms.

Desperate Pentagon pleads with Wikileaks

As the US government continues to search for a way to take down Wikileaks after it posted thousands of military logs from Afghanistan, the Pentagon has stepped up and just told the owner of the site to "do the right thing."

The SUV that turns into a helicopter

AVX Aircraft company has designed an SUV that can change into a helicopter in seconds, and has submitted the design to Darpa.

Boeing preps next-gen GPS for launch


Boeing has completed prelaunch testing for the first of 12 next-generation Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF navigation spacecraft.

Pentagon: Cyber attack could prompt US military response

A senior defense official has confirmed that cyber attacks against the United States could prompt a deadly military response.

Phantom Ray flying wing to take off by year-end

Boeing has unveiled its Phantom Ray unmanned flying wing, and says it'll have it in the air by the end of the year.

Robotic cognitive spy cam tips up

Human intelligence is apparently way overrated these days, as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) unveils details about its latest invention; a self guided drone camera which can get around by itself and beam back visual intelligence from behind enemy lines.

Raytheon and Motion Reality develop 3D military apps

Raytheon and Motion Reality have inked a lucrative deal to develop virtual 3D mission and training applications for military, law enforcement and security forces.


Ignition preps Blacklight FPS for Summer 2010 deployment

Ignition Entertainment and Zombie Studios have designed a near-future FPS that is expected to offer "AAA-quality" military action in a downloadable package.

Military can now Tweet, post to their Wall

The Pentagon announced late Friday that it has lifted bans on social media sites for military personnel, conceding that the restrictions were outdated and in some ways even counter-productive. The move comes as some branches of military have begun using sites like Twitter to communicate more effectively.

Raytheon designs advanced GPS controls

The US Air Force has selected Raytheon to design an advanced control segment that is expected to significantly improve the accuracy of information originating from Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites.