20. 08. 2014
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DARPA: Tanks in the future will not depend on armor but technology

Source: Tech Times Tanks are usually layered with a thick metal armor to shield them; however, this makes them massive, slow and not very agile. DARPA envisions the creation of an advanced agile...

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11. 08. 2014
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U.S. Army Developing 3D Printed Clothing for Soldiers

Source: Inside 3DP In the last few weeks we have reported on the many ways in which the U.S Army has been utilizing 3D printing, from spare parts and foodto bioprinting skin for wounded soldiers. Now it seems...

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06. 08. 2014
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The FBI uses malware to combat online anonymity

Editor’s Note: Anonymity already compromised if using TOR – TOR Originally sponsored by the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory  Source: Engadget Online anonymity is a beautiful, terrible thing, so naturally governments and law enforcement types are eager to...

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01. 08. 2014
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ARDEC developing One-Way Luminescence (OWL) tracer round

Source: U.S. Army Engineers at Picatinny Arsenal are researching a way to develop a new type of tracer round that not only would perform its function during the day as well as night,...

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27. 07. 2014
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U.S. Army Looks to 3D Print Warheads

Source: 3D Prints There are so many amazing uses for 3D printing which have emerged over the last couple of years. From 3D printed medical models which have already saved numerous lives, to 3D printed prosthetics wwhich...

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21. 07. 2014
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Study: Indirect link between combat and suicide risk

Source: Air Force Times One of the first comprehensive efforts to explain record suicides among soldiers during and after their deployments in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan finds an indirect link between...

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17. 07. 2014
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Scientists develop a material so dark that you can’t see it

Source: Independent A British company has produced a “strange, alien” material so black that it absorbs all but 0.035 per cent of visual light, setting a new world record. To stare at the...

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09. 07. 2014
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DARPA SQUAD X INFRASTRUCTURE STUDY SEEKS INNOVATIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE DISMOUNTED SQUADS’ TACTICAL ADVANTAGE

Source: DARPA.mil Today’s dismounted squads use many different technologies to gather and share information. In many instances, however, these valuable but disparate inputs are not well integrated, leaving squad members without the degree...

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04. 07. 2014
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German agent ‘spying for US’

Source: TheLocal.de UPDATE: Media reports on Friday said that an employee of Germany’s foreign intelligence service is suspected of spying for Washington on a parliamentary panel probing US surveillance. Media reports on Friday...

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02. 07. 2014
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DARPA Has Genetically Engineered Super Blood to Protect Soldiers From a Major Threat

Source: MIC  Biological warfare might be the next big concern for the military, but it has come up with an appropriately sci-fi invention of its own: genetically engineered blood. A new study funded by...

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30. 05. 2014
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ARL scientists teleport information, demonstrate promise for more secure, high-speed battlefield communication

Source: ARL.MIL Teleportation, a long-standing staple in the world of science fiction, has become a reality for scientists at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory in terms of battlefield data and image processing. ARL...

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23. 05. 2014
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Insect-inspired technology to extend battlefield situational awareness

Source: U.S. Army Soldiers’ missions frequently lead them to locations where they must assess the status of structures, and where the presence of threats is not immediately known or easily detectable.These threats include...

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09. 05. 2014
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US military begins research into moral, ethical robots, to stave off Skynet-like apocalypse

Source: Extreme Tech The US Department of Defense, working with top computer scientists, philosophers, and roboticists from a number of US universities, has finally begun a project that will tackle the tricky topic...

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02. 05. 2014
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Analysis: How the UK connects to the US global drone network

            Source: Computer Weekly A Computer Weekly investigation subsequently established that the UK plays a crucial role in supporting the US military network by providing part of the core...

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29. 04. 2014
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A circuit board modeled on the human brain

              Source: Earth Sky Stanford bioengineers have developed a new circuit board modeled on the human brain, possibly opening up new frontiers in robotics and computing. For...

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23. 04. 2014
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FBI is said to gather data on foreign governments with hackers’ help

            Source: Brisbane Times An informant working for the FBI coordinated a 2012 campaign of hundreds of cyberattacks on foreign websites, including some operated by the governments of...

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22. 04. 2014
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DARPA Is Developing The Ultimate Autopilot System

        Source: Fast Company One of the problems the military faces with several decades of working aircraft is that the command interfaces are all slightly different, therefore requiring them to...

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21. 04. 2014
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Mesh Networks to avoid surveillance in Tunisia funded by U.S. State Department

          Editor’s Note: Any communication network funded by U.S. State Department and USAID  is a red flag. You should be asking yourself why the State Department is beta testing...

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21. 04. 2014
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U.S. Army / Researchers use Twitter to predict crime

        Source: The Age Hidden in the Twittersphere are nuggets of information that could prove useful to crime fighters – even before a crime has been committed. Researchers at the...

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20. 04. 2014
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Pentagon-sponsored study opens door for super lasers, weather control

            Source: RT Pentagon-sponsored researchers have made the reach of an intensive laser beam longer by an order of magnitude. Researchers say their discovery can be used to...

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01. 04. 2014
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Inside the Military’s New Office for Cyborgs:Biological Technology Office

                  Source: Defense One The ability to link human brains to machines, create new life forms and build Star Trek-style disease detectors will be the focus...

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31. 03. 2014
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Night-vision contact lenses may be in your future

          Source: Military Times Here’s what you need to know: 1. What it is. Graphene is a single-atom layer of graphite. It’s the same material found in that No....

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28. 03. 2014
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Pentagon to adapt drones to communicate with each other during aerial battles

  Source: USA Today U.S. drones fly with virtual impunity over Afghanistan, Pakistan and Yemen, firing deadly missiles at targets with little concern the highly effective aircraft will be shot down. Pentagon planners...

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25. 03. 2014
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Cloaks of Invisibility: The Latest Frontier in Military Technology

              Source: ISN By Nayef Al-Rodhan This article was originally published by the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs on 6 March 2014. Fiction and reality have meshed to incredible extents in...

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19. 03. 2014
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DARPA’s Newest X-Plane Concepts Are All Robots

          Source: IEEE Spectrum Yesterday, DARPA announced the four companies that’ll be competing to develop a new experimental aircraft that combines the efficiency of an airplane with the versatility of a...

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13. 03. 2014
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How U.S. Military Funded Researchers Built A 3-D Invisibility Cloak For Sound

            Source: Fast Company Technology for an invisibility cloak hasn’t yet been perfected, but researchers at Duke University have just invented what they’re calling the world’s first “3-D...

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25. 02. 2014
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DARPA seeks to automate battlefield decision aids

Source: GCN Today’s battlefield commanders have a spectrum of flexible and powerful tools, including manned and unmanned platforms, weapons, sensors and electronic warfare systems that interact over robust satellite and tactical communications links....

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24. 02. 2014
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Google Glass for the Battlefield

Source: Wired Walking around Silicon Valley with an augmented reality display on your face makes you a glasshole. On the battlefield, though, similar technology will soon turn U.S. soldiers into a lethal cross...

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22. 02. 2014
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WELCOME TO ALGORITHMIC PRISON

  Source: NextGov Corporations and government are using information about us in a new – and newly insidious – way. Employing massive data files, much of the information taken from the Internet, they...

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11. 02. 2014
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DARPA’s hot for futuristic helicopter-like delivery drones

Source: CNET In hard-to-reach warzones, it can be near impossible to get supplies to ground soldiers or conduct rescue missions without coming under enemy fire or landing in minefields. Given these logistical issues,...

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04. 02. 2014
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Robotic turrets: Corps’ next-gen vehicles could feature remote weapons systems

Source: Army Times Lance Cpl. Dale Means, who deployed to Afghanistan in 2012 with Combat Logistics Battalion 2, was manning the turret on a 7-ton truck when a roadside bomb detonated. Three Marines...

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03. 02. 2014
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Transhumanism and War

Source: Institute for ethics &emerging technologies Throughout the transhumanist movement there is a strong belief, that transhuman technology will eventually end all wars and poverty. On the other hand there is a very...

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23. 01. 2014
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U.S. GAS, OIL COMPANIES TARGETED IN ESPIONAGE CAMPAIGNS

Source: Threat Post American gas and oil companies have been targeted by a hacking group with ties to the Russian Federation for close to 18 months, a new research report indicates. The attackers...

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22. 01. 2014
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Army looks to virtual training, shared intell amid budget cuts

Source: FCW Amid stagnant budgets and declining force size, Army leaders routinely stress the need to maintain readiness. Finite funding has placed a greater emphasis on simulation, virtual environments and shared platforms for...

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21. 01. 2014
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ARF:Russia’s Weapons Research Agency Strives To Rival U.S. Counterpart

Source: Moscow times The Russian counterpart to the U.S. DARPA military research agency has outlined several promising high-end defense projects for an armed forces currently receiving a massive influx of state investment. President Vladimir Putin chaired a meeting on high-precision...

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20. 01. 2014
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Deep Future: US Army Studying Replacing Thousands of Grunts with Robots

Source: military times The postwar, sequestration-era US Army is working on becoming “a smaller, more lethal, deployable and agile force,” according to Gen. Robert Cone, head of the service’s Training and Doctrine Command....

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17. 01. 2014
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Tiny robots to prowl US-Mexico border’s dark drug tunnels

Source: CSM The nation’s increasingly high-tech battle against drug smuggling along the Southwest border just got another ally: a wireless, compact, camera-equipped robot. Although the military for years has relied on robots for...

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15. 01. 2014
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Mathematics of cyberwarfare

Source: PC Who says math won’t help you in the real world? Researchers at the University of Michigan believe they have calculated the optimum time for a cyber attack. The model, from student...

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31. 12. 2013
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Strategic Chessboard: U.S.-Myanmar rapprochement to ‘hedge’ China

Strategic Chessboard: U.S.-Myanmar rapprochement to ‘hedge’ China

Source: Turkish Weekly Emre Tunç Sakaoğlu The United States, in accordance with an overall shift in its foreign policy due to the Obama administration’s “pivot to Asia”, initiated an engagement process with pragmatic...

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26. 12. 2013
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DARPA: Metamaterials developed to bend sound waves, deflect tsunamis, create invisible armies

DARPA: Metamaterials developed to bend sound waves, deflect tsunamis, create invisible armies

Source: Gulf News/Reuters Singapore: A new way of assembling things, called metamaterials, may in the not too distant future help to protect a building from earthquakes by bending seismic waves around it. Similarly,...

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19. 12. 2013
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Developing robots for warfare – Israeli research sees the future battlefield dominated by robots and unmanned devices.

Developing robots for warfare – Israeli research sees the future battlefield dominated by robots and unmanned devices.

Source: Globes The man, who was among of the throngs of people who filled the event hall of the luxury hotel in the Middle Eastern Arab capital, on a rainy afternoon in January,...

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02. 12. 2013
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Electronic Warfare: Scientist-developed malware covertly jumps air gaps using inaudible sound

Electronic Warfare: Scientist-developed malware covertly jumps air gaps using inaudible sound

Source: Ars Technica Computer scientists have developed a malware prototype that uses inaudible audio signals to communicate, a capability that allows the malware to covertly transmit keystrokes and other sensitive data even when...

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05. 11. 2013
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Future Army: Telepresence Battledroids and Smartguns Will Change Warfare Forever

Future Army: Telepresence Battledroids and Smartguns Will Change Warfare Forever

Source: H Plus Magazine The period from 1500 B.C. to A.D. 100 was a time during which there occurred a genuine revolution in most aspects of people’s existence and organization. It was a...

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10. 10. 2013
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Exposed: the invisible conflict being waged by the world’s superpowers

Exposed: the invisible conflict being waged by the world’s superpowers

Source: Tech Radar The next world war will be online, and the consequences will be very real In the long Cold War between NATO and the Warsaw Pact, espionage was rife. Security services...

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09. 10. 2013
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The Next Step For U.S. Special Forces: Cybernetic Exoskeletons

The Next Step For U.S. Special Forces: Cybernetic Exoskeletons

Source: Fast Company The military’s elite special forces will be getting a sneak peek at our future of wearable computing and omnipresent sensors in the most direct way possible: Cybernetic exoskeletons with liquid...

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07. 10. 2013
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Neuro-enhancement in the military: Super Soldiers far-fetched or an inevitable future?

Neuro-enhancement in the military: Super Soldiers far-fetched or an inevitable future?

Source: Guardian About five years ago, not long after I started up my research group at Cardiff University, something rather strange happened. One morning I came down to my lab to find the...

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24. 09. 2013
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Computer simulations reveal war drove the rise of civilisations

Computer simulations reveal war drove the rise of civilisations

Source: The Conversation According to British historian Arnold Toynbee, “History is just one damned thing after another.” Or is it? That is the question Peter Turchin of the University of Connecticut in Storrs...

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22. 09. 2013
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The Congo Mines That Supply ‘Conflict Minerals’ For The World’s Gadgets

The Congo Mines That Supply ‘Conflict Minerals’ For The World’s Gadgets

Source: Gizmodo Most people who own a smartphone — or a laptop, or a new car — aren’t familiar with tantalum, the rare, blue-grey metal that conducts electricity through these devices. But thanks...

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22. 09. 2013
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Wargame Predicts Army Loses High Tech Edge

Wargame Predicts Army Loses High Tech Edge

Source: Breaking Defense ARMY WAR COLLEGE: A massive wargame held here this week to explore the “Deep Future” of warfare in the 2030s demonstrated a stark truth — one that Clausewitz enumerated in...

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10. 09. 2013
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Stealth coating based on squid skin could make soldiers invisible to night vision

Stealth coating based on squid skin could make soldiers invisible to night vision

Source: Telegraph Most camouflage materials used to disguise soldiers and vehicles during the day show up easily when viewed through night vision goggles and infrared cameras. This is because leaves and other foliage...

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23. 08. 2013
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DARPA: Network of unmanned undersea platforms would assist manned vessels

DARPA: Network of unmanned undersea platforms would assist manned vessels

Source: Phys Org Today’s naval forces rely primarily on highly capable multifunctional manned platforms, such as ships and submarines. Even the most advanced vessel, however, can only be in one place at a...

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21. 08. 2013
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NSA Spying Gets Even Creepier With Facial Recognition Software

NSA Spying Gets Even Creepier With Facial Recognition Software

Source: Policy Mic The Department of Homeland Security is developing new technology that would allow it to scan people’s faces and identify them in a crowd. The Biometric Optic Surveillance System (BOSS), has...

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21. 08. 2013
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Israeli Army Unit 8200 – little difference between tracking consumers and tracking terrorists.

Israeli Army Unit 8200 – little difference between tracking consumers and tracking terrorists.

Source: jewish business news If you want to make it as a tech entrepreneur, enlist in the Israeli Defense Force and aim for Unit 8200. Unit 8200 runs Israel’s tech intel unit, it...

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20. 08. 2013
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Russia Setting up Cyber Warfare Unit Under Military

Russia Setting up Cyber Warfare Unit Under Military

Source: IBTimes Russia is beefing up its cyber security by creating a separate cyber warfare wing under the military. The army perceives that the internet could become the new theatre of war, says...

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18. 08. 2013
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Canadian Forces test stealth snowmobile for covert Arctic ops

Canadian Forces test stealth snowmobile for covert Arctic ops

Source: The Spec The Canadian military has been secretly test-driving a $620,000 stealth snowmobile in its quest to quietly whisk troops on clandestine operations in the Arctic. The Canadian Press has learned that...

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16. 08. 2013
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Intelligent wars

Source: The News International One area where research is highly secretive and very little details are released to the media is that of robotics and machine intelligence. A very sinister and relatively recent...

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14. 08. 2013
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How the Pentagon Is Using DNA to Combat Counterfeiters

How the Pentagon Is Using DNA to Combat Counterfeiters

Source:Businessweek Like many private businesses, the Pentagon is struggling to keep counterfeit electronic parts from ending up in its equipment. “The global supply chain has resulted in significant efficiencies, but it has also...

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21. 07. 2013
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After Af-Pak, US to deploy drones to fresh frontiers

After Af-Pak, US to deploy drones to fresh frontiers

Source: DC The US is shifting its huge fleet of drones from combat zones in Afghanistan and Pakistan to fresh frontiers, where these planes will spy on a melange of armed groups, drug...

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08. 07. 2013
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Going Under: Elite Navy Units Call on Water-Based Drones

Going Under: Elite Navy Units Call on Water-Based Drones

Source: USN Navy SEALs and other elite units are turning over some of the riskier parts of their jobs to a new underwater drone that is learning to “think and do” more on...

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08. 07. 2013
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DRDO:Unmanned technology will be the focus of future warfare

DRDO:Unmanned technology will be the focus of future warfare

Source: ET Future warfare scenario requires multiple functionality unmannedtechnology with human intelligence interface and ability to coordinate multiple systems in consonance, DRDO Director General Avinash Chander said here today. Space, cyber space and asymmetric dimensions of warfare are assuming greater importance...

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03. 07. 2013
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How Military Counterinsurgency Software Is Being Adapted To Tackle Gang Violence in Mainland USA

How Military Counterinsurgency Software Is Being Adapted To Tackle Gang Violence in Mainland USA

Source: MIT Technology Review Analysts believe that insurgents in Afghanistan form similar networks to street gangs in the US. So the software for analysing these networks abroad ought to work just as well...

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02. 07. 2013
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Israel Defense Forces:Tomorrow’s Wars — No Longer Science Fiction

Israel Defense Forces:Tomorrow’s Wars — No Longer Science Fiction

Source: HS Today What will tomorrow’s wars look like?  What was once considered science fiction is fast becoming a reality. The characteristics of the battlefield of the future will  demand an even faster...

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08. 06. 2013
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India developing robotic soldiers to replace humans in warfare

India developing robotic soldiers to replace humans in warfare

Source: Indian Express With futuristic warfare in mind, India is working to develop robotic soldiers as part of efforts to boost unmanned fighting capabilities, joining a select group of countries in this endeavour....

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27. 05. 2013
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3-D printing will streamline the Navy’s supply chain — and much more

3-D printing will streamline the Navy’s supply chain — and much more

Source: AFJ Three-dimensional printing, a fast-moving technology that is still in its infancy, promises to upend the way we think about supply chains, sea basing and even maritime strategy. But it also requires...

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21. 05. 2013
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The future of propaganda:  big data will be a key part of the propaganda campaigns around the wars.

The future of propaganda: big data will be a key part of the propaganda campaigns around the wars.

Source: Gigaom In 2009, Sean Gourley, an Oxford-trained physicist, gave a TED talk called “The Mathematics of War.” Gourley had been working with the Pentagon, the United Nations and the Iraqi Government to help them better...

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16. 05. 2013
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U.S. could use cyberattack on Syrian air defenses

U.S. could use cyberattack on Syrian air defenses

Editor’s Note: Electronic Warfare : IDF’s teleprocessing corps C4i , Israel’s high-tech whiz kids, Unit 8200, and W32.Flame and Israel invests millions in drive for elite ‘cyber warriors’: Unit 8200 Source: USA Today The Pentagon has...

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15. 05. 2013
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‘Minority Report’ policing comes to the UK

‘Minority Report’ policing comes to the UK

Source: Telegraph Kent Police is using computer software to analyse historic offending and criminal behaviour to try and pinpoint where crimes will happen next. It is an echo of the Tom Cruise science...

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13. 05. 2013
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Biometrics: A new intelligence discipline-Identity Intelligence Project Office

Biometrics: A new intelligence discipline-Identity Intelligence Project Office

Source: Defense News The intelligence community is pushing to make biometrically enabled intelligence — the art of identifying people by fingerprints, digital mugshots, iris scans or DNA — a regular part of business....

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10. 05. 2013
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Electronic Warfare : IDF’s teleprocessing corps C4i

Electronic Warfare : IDF’s teleprocessing corps C4i

Source: JP “I’m directing EW at the head. This is also a form of psychological warfare. I can engage in this and then deny it. It wrecks the functionality of the enemy,” the...

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10. 05. 2013
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Artificial telepathy to create Pentagon’s telepathic soldiers

Artificial telepathy to create Pentagon’s telepathic soldiers

Source: DJ As voice-activated technologies have become reality, including the recent use by Google Glass’ software, what about telling machines to do what we want simply by telepathically thinking about it? Telepathy has...

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09. 05. 2013
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Training for war in a virtual battlespace

Training for war in a virtual battlespace

Source: TPP There is a sandstorm all around, and anything could be hidden up ahead in the haze of central Iraq. As a U.S. Army Humvee edges forward, a burst of gunfire erupts,...

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29. 04. 2013
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Superstrong, telepathic – the bionic soldiers of the future: How radical technology could transform British troops within 30 years

Superstrong, telepathic – the bionic soldiers of the future: How radical technology could transform British troops within 30 years

Source:DM Warfare may be an awful thing, but it has a habit of accelerating health technology in ways that are helpful to everyone. For example, in World War II the Allies made significant...

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15. 04. 2013
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Pain Rays and Robot Swarms: The Radical New War Games the DOD Plays

Pain Rays and Robot Swarms: The Radical New War Games the DOD Plays

Source: Atlantic In the year 2025, a rogue state–long suspected of developing biological weapons–now seems intent on using them against U.S. allies and interests. Anticipating such an event, we have developed a secret...

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09. 04. 2013
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DARPA Building Robots With ‘Real’ Brains

DARPA Building Robots With ‘Real’ Brains

Source: National Defense The next frontier for the robotics industry is to build machines that think like humans. Scientists have pursued that elusive goal for decades, and they believe they are now just...

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31. 03. 2013
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Predictive Policing Project: LAPD Pre-Crime Divisions

Predictive Policing Project: LAPD Pre-Crime Divisions

Source: AGE The morning watch at the Los Angeles Police Department’s Foothill division begins at 6am, when the shift’s officers gather for roll-call and a briefing. The dozen or so officers file into...

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19. 03. 2013
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Amazon Web Services to build CIA spook cloud

Amazon Web Services to build CIA spook cloud

Source:FCW In a move sure to send ripples through the federal IT community, FCW has learned that the CIA has agreed to a cloud computing contract with electronic commerce giant Amazon, worth up...

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16. 03. 2013
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Carnegie Mellon and NSA seek high school hackers for next generation of cyber warriors

Carnegie Mellon and NSA seek high school hackers for next generation of cyber warriors

Source: AP Bored with classes? Carnegie Mellon University and one of the government’s top spy agencies want to interest high school students in a game of computer hacking. Their goal with “Toaster Wars”...

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11. 03. 2013
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Researchers print flexible electronic tattoo directly onto human skin

Researchers print flexible electronic tattoo directly onto human skin

Source: Extreme Tech From the research lab that brought us stick-on electronic tattoos, and recently the stretchable battery, we now have the first electronic sensor that has been printed directly onto human skin....

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04. 03. 2013
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DARPA looks to use small ships as drone bases

DARPA looks to use small ships as drone bases

Source: IET The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) wants the Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node (TERN) programme to combine the strengths of both land- and sea-based approaches to supporting airborne assets. TERN...

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02. 03. 2013
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The Russian army is preparing for war in cyberspace

The Russian army is preparing for war in cyberspace

Source: R&I Cyberspace is rapidly becoming, if not a battlefield in the direct sense of the word, then a central arena for future wars. In this context, the decision by the Russian Ministry...

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21. 02. 2013
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Digital Blackwater: U.S. Government outsources cyberwarfare to private U.S. firms

Digital Blackwater: U.S. Government outsources cyberwarfare to private U.S. firms

Source: AP When Kevin Mandia, a retired military cybercrime investigator, decided to expose China as a primary threat to U.S. computer networks, he didn’t have to consult with American diplomats in Beijing or...

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18. 02. 2013
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Gladius “future soldier” system

Gladius “future soldier” system

Source: Gizmag The Rheinmetall Group has been awarded an €84 million (US$112 million) contract to supply a further sixty of its Gladius “future soldier” systems to the German Federal Defense Force (Bundeswehr). The...

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10. 02. 2013
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Raytheon’s RIOT program tracking people’s movements and predicting future behaviour

Raytheon’s RIOT program tracking people’s movements and predicting future behaviour

Source: Guardian A multinational security firm has secretly developed software capable of tracking people’s movements and predicting future behaviour by mining data from social networking websites. A video obtained by the Guardian reveals...

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07. 02. 2013
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Who controls the Internet?

Who controls the Internet?

Source: Business Line Internet governance is an important policy and governance issue that has been raised at international level. Since the World Summit on Internet Society in 2003, nations have called for a...

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05. 02. 2013
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U.K. spy agencies plan to install Web snooping ‘black boxes’

U.K. spy agencies plan to install Web snooping ‘black boxes’

Source: ZDNET The ‘black box’ snooping devices would also be used to collect data from overseas companies, including U.S.-based service providers and social networks, such as Facebook, Google, and Twitter. The U.K.’s intelligence...

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04. 02. 2013
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U.S. pre-emptive cyberstrikes will be launched under secret guidelines to protect computer systems

U.S. pre-emptive cyberstrikes will be launched under secret guidelines to protect computer systems

Source: Independent The US could launch pre-emptive cyber strikes against countries it suspects of threatening its interests with a digital attack, under a new set of secret guidelines to safeguard the nation’s computer...

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03. 02. 2013
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Nano helicopter drone for UK troops in Afghanistan

Nano helicopter drone for UK troops in Afghanistan

Source: BBC The drones can fly around corners and obstacles to identify potential hidden dangers, the Ministry of Defence said.The Norwegian-designed Black Hornet Nano features a tiny camera and relays video and still...

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28. 01. 2013
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US military plans drone base near Mali: Official

US military plans drone base near Mali: Official

Source: Times of India The US military plans to set up a base for drones in northwest Africa to bolster surveillance of al-Qaida’s affiliate in the region as well as allied Islamist extremists,...

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27. 01. 2013
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Pentagon to create National, Combat and Cyber Protection Mission Forces

Pentagon to create National, Combat and Cyber Protection Mission Forces

Source:SMH/WP The Pentagon has approved a major expansion of its cybersecurity force over the next several years, more than quadrupling its size to bolster the nation’s ability to defend critical computer systems and...

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23. 01. 2013
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China trying to encircle India via tech deals with neighbours: RAW

China trying to encircle India via tech deals with neighbours: RAW

Source: Times of India India should counter China’s move to build and run communication networks in its neighbourhood countries such as Nepal and Maldives, the telecom ministry and the national security establishment have...

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23. 01. 2013
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CCHR Exposes Psychiatry’s Military Spending to Create Drugged-Out Super-Soldiers

CCHR Exposes Psychiatry’s Military Spending to Create Drugged-Out Super-Soldiers

Source: Yahoo The mental health watchdog Citizens Commission on Human Rights announces the last in a four-part series by award-winning investigative journalist Kelly Patricia O’Meara exploring how the nation’s military forces have been...

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18. 01. 2013
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US Department of Defense Tactical Electromagnetic Cyber Warfare: Plant Malware Through the Air

US Department of Defense Tactical Electromagnetic Cyber Warfare: Plant Malware Through the Air

Source: Defense News It was right around that time that scientists began to turn their attention to another project: trying to access these protected networks remotely, through the air, by reading activity via...

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16. 01. 2013
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Undersea pods to hold US war supplies

Undersea pods to hold US war supplies

Editors Notes: Pentagon has plans to relocate equipment for future conflicts on land.  Pentagon shift toward Asia Pacific – lots of water and little land. Related Article: Army’s Plans to Relocate Gear Offer...

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08. 01. 2013
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Cyber attack could defeat UK armed forces, MPs warned

Cyber attack could defeat UK armed forces, MPs warned

Source: Scotsman THE armed forces are now so dependent on information technology that their ability to operate could be “fatally compromised” by a sustained cyber attack, MPs warned yesterday. The Commons Defence Committee...

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04. 01. 2013
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Russia prepares to Robot warfare

Russia prepares to Robot warfare

Source: RBTH It is difficult to judge the validity of the opinion that the very idea of using robotics in the field is criminal and conjures up images of “terminators” — cold-blooded killing...

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03. 01. 2013
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It’s global cyber war out there

It’s global cyber war out there

Source: AFR Sitting in an office in the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation’s Soviet-style building, which mirrors the Orwellian bunker one might imagine, Australia’s most experienced spy master, David Irvine, has a lot on...

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17. 12. 2012
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IDF ground forces undergo communications revolution

IDF ground forces undergo communications revolution

Source: JPost A communications system is being introduced into the IDF’s ground forces that is set to revolutionize the way the army engages the enemy and interacts with its units on the battlefield....

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10. 12. 2012
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Remember that MP3? The ITU police are en-route

Remember that MP3? The ITU police are en-route

Source: Voice of Russia In a very quiet release of information the Internet Warriors and “Hacktivist” Group Anonymous, has informed the world of one of the tools that will be used to bring...

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10. 12. 2012
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National Intelligence Council see Asia overtaking America, Europe by 2030

National Intelligence Council see Asia overtaking America, Europe by 2030

Source: Abs-Cbn China’s economy is likely to surpass the United States in less than two decades while Asia will overtake North America and Europe combined in global power by 2030, a U.S. intelligence...

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06. 12. 2012
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Russia’s Defense Ministry to get “all-seeing eye” in 2013

Russia’s Defense Ministry to get “all-seeing eye” in 2013

Source: RBTH Russia’s Defense Ministry is in the process of completing the technical documentation and securing project financing for Russia’s new multi-positional reconnaissance information system (MRIS). A source at the ministry told Izvestia...

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