The Pentagon has been developing both offensive and defensive laser weapon capabilities for a number of years.
Getting hundreds of spam Facebook messages wishing you a happy New Year would be annoying enough - how much worse if the contents of those messages are public?
DARPA - the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency - is known for designing a variety of high-tech and futuristic platforms for the US military.
A security company known as Secom has unveiled what it claims to be the world's first automated flying surveillance robot targeted at private security companies - rather than military or government entities which typically require drones surveillance missions.
For years, DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) has heavily invested in the development of robots for various military missions.
The US Air Force has kicked off official flight training for the F-35 - despite a small fleet that is years away from any sort of operational status.
The UK-based ARM has teamed up with Gemalto and Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) to form a new company known as Trustonic.
The man who hacked into the email accounts of celebrities including Scarlett Johansson and Mila Kunis has been sentenced to ten years behind bars.
Hollywood often makes it seem easy for the police or military to covertly access data stored on a tablet or smartphone.
Project Blitzkrieg - a hacking attack against US bank customers threatened for early next year - is a genuine danger, according to security researchers at McAfee.
Syrian rebels have taken to creating a number of DIY weapons to battle against the Assad regime holed up in Damascus.
The hacking group Team GhostShell, which is affiliated with Anonymous, has released information online relating to 1.6 million government, military and industry accounts.
New drones use a tether for power - significantly increasing their duration.
Thousands of Tumblr users have been inundated with spam, following a worm launched by hacking group GNAA.
The United States military has been operating its armed MQ-9 Reaper drone since 2007.
A Texas hotel says that a spate of break-ins were carried out by hackers exploiting a security vulnerability in rooms' electronic locks.
Nearly 300 Pakistani websites were down over the weekend after a hack from a Turkish group called Eboz.
Grenades capable of producing an electromagnetic pulse have long been featured in genre games, movies and books.
Student Christopher Weatherhead was one of four British hackers to attack PayPal in support of Wikileaks, a court heard yesterday.
A hacker has been convicted of the AT&T security breach in 2010 in which 120,000 iPad owners' email addresses were leaked.