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Russia has intensified its espionage efforts in Sweden to include war preparations, Swedish security service Säpo

Source: Local.se Russia has intensified its espionage efforts in Sweden to include war preparations, Swedish security service Säpo warned on Monday.  ”The most serious threat we see right now is war preparations,” Säpo chief...

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25. 09. 2012
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Russia to open advanced military research agency in late 2012

Russia to open advanced military research agency in late 2012

Source: Pan Armenian Russia’s advanced military research agency may become operational as early as the end of 2012, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said, according to RIA Novosti. The Russian Foundation for Advanced...

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06. 05. 2012
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“Super-Soldiers” Fight Disease With Bionic Implants

“Super-Soldiers” Fight Disease With Bionic Implants

The military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, announced plans to create nanosensors that monitor soldiers’ health on the battlefield and keep doctors constantly abreast about potential health problems. DARPA’s plan for...

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12. 04. 2012
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Dual-focus contact lens prototypes ordered by Pentagon

Dual-focus contact lens prototypes ordered by Pentagon

Source: BBC   The Pentagon has put in an order for prototype contact lenses that give users a much wider field of vision. The lenses are designed to be paired with compact heads...

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09. 04. 2012
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Pentagon competition to design specialized robots that can work in disaster zones

Pentagon competition to design specialized robots that can work in disaster zones

The Pentagon’s research and development agency is to announce a competition on Tuesday to design specialized robots that can work in disaster zones while operating common tools and vehicles. And while such tasks...

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23. 03. 2012
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Scary Fast Surveillance System Scans 36 Million Faces a Second

Scary Fast Surveillance System Scans 36 Million Faces a Second

Source: Gizmodo The new tech developed by Hitachi Kokusai Electric achieves super-fast speeds by processing video as it’s recorded—much like the facial recognition technology used in digital cameras. That means that once the...

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22. 03. 2012
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Science Brings Us One Step Closer to Implanting False Memories

Science Brings Us One Step Closer to Implanting False Memories

Researchers say they’ve succeeded in giving mice a “hybrid” memory that blurs the lines between fantasy and reality. They forced the mice to recall memories while they were already busy forming new ones,...

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22. 03. 2012
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CYBERCOM Arming U.S. Combatant Commands

CYBERCOM Arming U.S. Combatant Commands

Once entirely controlled by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA), offensive cyber weapons are making their way into the hands of the U.S. military’s geographic combatant commanders. The effort was alluded to by...

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22. 03. 2012
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Meet The Hackers Who Sell Spies The Tools To Crack Your PC (And Get Paid Six-Figure Fees)

Meet The Hackers Who Sell Spies The Tools To Crack Your PC (And Get Paid Six-Figure Fees)

A team of hackers from French security firm Vupen were playing by different rules. They declined to enter Google’s contest and instead dismantled Chrome’s security to win an HP-sponsored hackathon at the same...

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21. 03. 2012
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Spies target Taiwan’s U.S.-made defenses

Spies target Taiwan’s U.S.-made defenses

Source: AP/Army Times When Taiwanese security personnel detained a suspected spy for China at a top secret military base last month, they may have had a sense of deja vu. Air force Capt....

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19. 03. 2012
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US to fast-track cyber weapons

US to fast-track cyber weapons

The Pentagon is accelerating efforts to develop a new generation of cyberweapons capable of disrupting enemy military networks even when those networks are not connected to the Internet, according to current and former...

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15. 03. 2012
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Super-Secret Google Builds Servers in the Dark

Super-Secret Google Builds Servers in the Dark

ust how far will Google go to hide its custom-built data-center hardware from the rest of the world? In one Silicon Valley data center, the company is apparently so paranoid about competitors catching...

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11. 03. 2012
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US Military Seeks Sixth Sense Training

US Military Seeks Sixth Sense Training

Source: Innovation News Daily Ordinary soldiers have sometimes shown a battlefield sixth sense that has saved lives in Afghanistan and Iraq. Now the U.S. military wants to better understand that “spidey sense” and...

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