Slashdot Items Tagged "military"

Date / Time Story
Saturday October 03, 2015 @12:32PM F-35 Ejection Seat Fears Ground Lightweight Pilots
Saturday October 03, 2015 @10:47AM US Bombs Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital
Saturday September 26, 2015 @04:14PM Don't Worry, That Blimp Isn't Watching You Much
Friday September 25, 2015 @02:23PM Tank Hack Ensured Farmland Didn't Thwart the Invasion of Europe
Monday September 21, 2015 @05:54PM Sci-Fi Author Joe Haldeman On the Future of War
Monday September 21, 2015 @04:19PM General Atomics To Build Drone Pilot Training Academy In North Dakota
Monday September 21, 2015 @01:45PM The WWII-Era Inspired Plane Giving the F-35 a Run For Its Money
Thursday September 17, 2015 @11:11PM Forget Hashtag Activism: a Millennial's Guide To Nuclear Weapons Realism
Thursday September 17, 2015 @03:41PM Researchers Fly 50 Autonomous Planes Simultaneously
Thursday September 17, 2015 @09:47AM Finnish Diver Finds German WWII Submarine Near Estonia
Thursday September 17, 2015 @09:35AM New Analysis Concludes Nazis Weren't Close To the Bomb
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @10:44PM Chemical Evidence Shows the Nazis Weren't At All Close To Having the Bomb
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @06:55PM US Navy Limits Use of Whale-Harming Sonar
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:41AM Italian Military To Switch To LibreOffice and ODF
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:57AM Microsoft Signs Renewed Cybersecurity Agreement With NATO
Sunday September 13, 2015 @08:13AM Flash From the Past: Why an Apparent Israeli Nuclear Test In 1979 Matters Today
Friday September 11, 2015 @10:28AM The Handheld Analog Computer That Made the Atomic Bomb
Thursday September 10, 2015 @05:38PM US Defense Secretary Mulls Rapid Grants For Tech Companies
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:19PM F-35 To Face Off Against A-10 In CAS Test
Thursday August 27, 2015 @09:37AM North Dakota Legalizes "Less Than Lethal" Weapon-Equipped Police Drones
Friday August 21, 2015 @11:25PM Two US Marines Foil Terrorist Attack On Train In France
Sunday August 16, 2015 @09:24PM F-35 Might Be Outperformed By Fourth-Generation Fighters
Thursday August 13, 2015 @10:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Thursday August 06, 2015 @06:55PM Twilight of the Bomb
Thursday August 06, 2015 @03:24PM NBC Report: Russian Hackers Behind Attack On Pentagon Mail System
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:05PM Answering Elon Musk On the Dangers of Artificial Intelligence
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:27AM US Navy Tests 3D Printing Custom Drones On Its Ships
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @10:01PM Sun Tzu 2.0: The Future of Cyberwarfare
Thursday July 16, 2015 @10:50AM What Happens When Your Own Limb Is Almost Good Enough?
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @12:55PM Iran Has Signed a Nuclear Accord
Monday July 13, 2015 @06:20PM CIA Shares Julia Child's Shark Repellent Recipe
Monday July 13, 2015 @05:14PM The Missile Impasse In the Iran Negotiations
Monday July 13, 2015 @07:39AM For £70,000, You Might Be Able to Own an Enigma
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @10:04AM The IT Containers That Went To War
Monday July 06, 2015 @05:58PM Prototype Wave Energy Device Passes Grid-Connected Pilot Test
Monday July 06, 2015 @12:35PM The DARPA Robotics Challenge Was a Bust; Let's Try Again
Sunday July 05, 2015 @09:03AM Army Exoskeleton Prototype Helps Soldiers Learn To Shoot
Thursday July 02, 2015 @06:30PM Naval Research Interested In Bringing 3D Printing To Large Scale For Ships
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @12:51PM US Military To Develop Star Wars-Style Hoverbikes With British company
Monday June 22, 2015 @10:59PM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @01:45PM Should Nuclear Devices Be Kept On Hand To Protect Against Near Earth Objects?
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:07PM US Navy Solicits Zero Days
Monday June 08, 2015 @07:11PM US Army Website Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army
Monday June 08, 2015 @03:34PM Combating Climate Risks With 3D Printing
Sunday June 07, 2015 @02:22PM Watch the US Navy Test Its Electromagnetic Jet Fighter Catapult
Thursday May 28, 2015 @10:59PM DARPA Wants You To Verify Software Flaws By Playing Games
Thursday May 28, 2015 @06:32PM Live Anthrax Shipped Accidentally To S Korea and US Labs
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @03:50PM The Marshall Islands, Nuclear Testing, and the NPT
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @12:58PM Do Russian Uranium Deals Threaten World Supply Security?
Monday May 18, 2015 @07:08PM US Navy Abandons Cloud and Data Center Plans In Favor of New Strategy
Monday May 18, 2015 @06:57PM Robotic Space Plane Launches In Mystery Mission This Week
Monday May 18, 2015 @01:12PM Book Review: The Terrorists of Iraq
Thursday May 07, 2015 @09:25PM FAA: Big Tech Challenges For Massive Washington, DC Warbirds Flyover
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @05:39PM The United States Just Might Be Iran's Favorite New Nuclear Supplier
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @01:19PM US Successfully Tests Self-Steering Bullets
Thursday April 23, 2015 @06:25PM Gen. Petraeus To Be Sentenced To Two Years Probation and Fine
Thursday April 23, 2015 @01:43PM Drone Killed Hostages From U.S. and Italy, Drawing Obama Apology
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:57PM US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts
Monday April 13, 2015 @11:45AM Killer Robots In Plato's Cave
Friday April 10, 2015 @11:23PM Would-Be Bomber Arrested In Kansas; Planned Suicide Attack on Ft. Riley
Monday April 06, 2015 @03:21PM Thousands Visit Trinity Test Site For 70th Anniversary of First Atomic Blast
Sunday April 05, 2015 @10:10PM US NAVY Sonar/Lidar Editing Software Released To the World
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:32AM X-37B To Fly Again
Monday March 30, 2015 @12:08PM Attempted Breach of NSA HQ Checkpoint; One Shot Dead
Monday March 23, 2015 @03:39PM Boeing Patents Star Wars Style Force Field Technology
Monday March 23, 2015 @12:17PM Finland To Fly "Open Skies" Surveillance Flight Over Russia
Monday March 23, 2015 @10:52AM The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Introduces the Doomsday Dashboard
Sunday March 22, 2015 @11:40AM Islamic State Doxes US Soldiers, Airmen, Calls On Supporters To Kill Them
Friday March 20, 2015 @10:53PM Government Spies Admit That Cyber Armageddon Is Unlikely
Monday March 16, 2015 @04:33PM Top-Secret US Replica of Iran Nuclear Sites Key To Weapons Deal
Monday March 16, 2015 @11:30AM Laser Imaging Drone To Hunt Out Unexploded Bombs In War-Torn Nations
Friday March 13, 2015 @10:02PM US Asks Vietnam To Stop Russian Bomber Refueling Flights From Cam Ranh Air Base
Monday March 09, 2015 @11:09AM NSA Director Argues For "Red Button" Autonomy Against Unattributed Cyber-Attacks
Friday March 06, 2015 @08:19PM Is Cyber Arms Control a Lost Cause?
Friday March 06, 2015 @12:25AM How Activists Tried To Destroy GPS With Axes
Wednesday March 04, 2015 @04:47PM Paul Allen Helps Find Sunken Japanese WWII Battleship Musashi Off Philippines
Monday March 02, 2015 @01:01PM Interactive Edition of the Nuclear Notebook
Sunday March 01, 2015 @02:59PM 20-Year-Old Military Weather Satellite Explodes In Orbit
Monday February 23, 2015 @11:33AM 100 Years of Chemical Weapons
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @09:25PM Ask Slashdot: How Could We Actually Detect an Alien Invasion From Outer Space?
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @01:52PM Government, Military and Private Sector Fighting Over Next-Gen Cyber-Warriors
Monday February 16, 2015 @02:46PM Canada's Next-Generation Military Smart Gun Unveiled
Sunday February 15, 2015 @11:36AM US Military Working On 3D Printing Exact Replicas of Bones & Limbs
Friday February 13, 2015 @10:48PM 'Google Search On Steroids' Brings Dark Web To Light
Thursday February 12, 2015 @10:35AM SpaceX Signs Lease Agreement With Air Force For Landing Pad
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @06:51PM The Blind Spots In the Nuclear Test Monitoring System
Saturday February 07, 2015 @08:48PM DARPA's ALASA Could Pave Way For Cheaper, Faster Satellite Launches
Friday February 06, 2015 @08:20AM The US Navy Wants More Railguns and Lasers, Less Gunpowder
Monday February 02, 2015 @02:48PM State Television Says Iran Launches New Satellite Into Space
Sunday February 01, 2015 @11:39AM DARPA-Funded Robots Learning To Cook By Watching YouTube Videos
Thursday January 29, 2015 @04:46PM US Air Force Selects Boeing 747-8 To Replace Air Force One
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @11:34AM White House Drone Incident Exposes Key Security Gap
Monday January 26, 2015 @06:45PM Plan C: The Cold War Plan Which Would Have Brought the US Under Martial Law
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:26PM SpaceX, US Air Force Settle Spy Sat Dispute
Saturday January 24, 2015 @10:50PM Doomsday Clock Moved Two Minutes Forward, To 23:57
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:51AM Doomsday Clock Could Move
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:30AM DARPA Wants Atlas Robot To Go Wireless
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @01:46PM Police Nation-Wide Use Wall-Penetrating Radars To Peer Into Homes
Monday January 19, 2015 @01:14AM NSA Hack of N. Korea Convinced Obama NK Was Behind Sony Hack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @04:02PM NSA Prepares For Future Techno-Battles By Plotting Network Takedowns
Sunday January 18, 2015 @01:57AM Being Pestered By Drones? Buy a Drone-Hunting Drone
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @07:13PM What's Wrong With the Manhattan Project National Park
Thursday January 01, 2015 @09:59AM Vast Nazi Facility Uncovered In Austria; Purported A-Bomb Development Site
Thursday January 01, 2015 @09:37AM CIA on UFO Sightings: 'It Was Us'
Wednesday December 31, 2014 @02:09PM US Army Could Waive Combat Training For Hackers
Saturday December 27, 2014 @10:33AM Newest Stealth Fighter's Ground Attack Sensors 10 Years Behind Older Jets'
Thursday December 25, 2014 @01:10PM US Navy Sells 'Top Gun' Aircraft Carrier For One Penny
Thursday December 25, 2014 @12:03AM DARPA Wants Help Building a Drone That Flies Like a Hawk
Friday December 19, 2014 @12:47AM "Team America" Gets Post-Hack Yanking At Alamo Drafthouse, Too
Thursday December 18, 2014 @03:26PM Australia Moves Toward New Restrictions On Technology Export and Publication
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:01AM Navy Develops a Shark Drone For Surveillance
Thursday December 11, 2014 @11:16AM Army Building an Airport Just For Drones
Thursday December 11, 2014 @09:51AM CIA Lied Over Brutal Interrogations
Wednesday December 10, 2014 @04:22PM US Navy Authorizes Use of Laser In Combat
Thursday December 04, 2014 @07:08PM Every Weapon, Armored Truck, and Plane the Pentagon Gave To Local Police
Monday November 24, 2014 @11:43AM Nuclear Weapons Create Their Own Security Codes With Radiation
Thursday November 20, 2014 @09:53AM Military Laser/Radio Tech Proposed As Alternative To Laying Costly Fiber Cable
Saturday November 15, 2014 @09:28PM Machine Learning Used To Predict Military Suicides
Saturday November 15, 2014 @05:36PM Alleged Satellite Photo Says Ukraine Shootdown of MH17
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @11:05AM Google To Lease and Refurbish Naval Air Base For Space Exploration
Monday November 10, 2014 @04:39PM The Disgruntled Guys Who Babysit Our Aging Nuclear Missiles
Sunday November 09, 2014 @10:07AM The Military's Latest Enemy: Climate Change
Sunday November 02, 2014 @02:09PM Buying Goods To Make Nuclear Weapons On eBay, Alibaba, and Other Platforms
Saturday November 01, 2014 @10:54AM A Mysterious Piece of Russian Space Junk Does Maneuvers
Sunday October 26, 2014 @08:13PM US Army May Relax Physical Requirements To Recruit Cyber Warriors
Sunday October 26, 2014 @05:47PM Pentagon Builds Units To Transport Ebola Patients
Friday October 24, 2014 @08:26PM Peter Kuran:Visual Effects Artist and Atomic Bomb Archivist
Thursday October 23, 2014 @10:35PM British Army Looking For Gamers For Their Smart-Tanks
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @12:36PM Shooting At Canadian Parliament
Sunday October 19, 2014 @10:18AM No More Lee-Enfield: Canada's Rangers To Get a Tech Upgrade
Saturday October 18, 2014 @08:55AM India Successfully Launches Region-Specific Navigation Satellite
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @01:06PM Pentagon Reportedly Hushed Up Chemical Weapons Finds In Iraq
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @11:06AM Navy Tests Unpowered Exoskeleton
Monday October 13, 2014 @05:45PM Pentagon Unveils Plan For Military's Response To Climate Change
Monday October 13, 2014 @02:14PM Secretive X-37B Military Space Plane Could Land On Tuesday
Thursday October 09, 2014 @06:36PM Air Force To Take Over Two Ex-Shuttle Hangers In Florida For Its X-37B Program
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:12AM JP Morgan Chase Breach: Shades of a Cyber Cold War?
Monday October 06, 2014 @03:57PM Former Department of Defense Chief Expects "30 Year War"
Monday October 06, 2014 @11:33AM Why Military Personnel Make the Best IT Pros
Monday October 06, 2014 @09:09AM US Navy Develops Robot Boat Swarm To Overwhelm Enemies
Wednesday October 01, 2014 @03:29PM DARPA Technology Could Uncover Counterfeit Microchips
Monday September 29, 2014 @11:50AM Marines Put Microsoft Kinect To Work For 3D Mapping
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:03AM NATO Set To Ratify Joint Defense For Cyberattacks
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @08:40AM US Strikes ISIL Targets In Syria
Thursday September 18, 2014 @10:35AM US Military Aware Only Belatedly of Chinese Attacks Against Transport Contractor
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @01:18PM Obama Presses Leaders To Speed Ebola Response
Monday September 15, 2014 @11:45AM How Governments Are Getting Around the UN's Ban On Blinding Laser Weapons
Thursday September 11, 2014 @04:34PM Publishers Gave Away 123 Million Books During World War Two
Monday September 08, 2014 @11:36AM Ask Slashdot: Robotics or Electronic Kits For Wounded Veterans?
Sunday September 07, 2014 @09:58PM L.A. Times National Security Reporter Cleared Stories With CIA Before Publishing
Sunday September 07, 2014 @03:02PM 3 Decades Later, Finnair Pilots Report Dramatic Close Encounter With a Missile
Sunday September 07, 2014 @04:31AM New US Airstrikes In Iraq Intended to Protect Important Dam
Thursday September 04, 2014 @07:12AM DARPA Bolsters Blueprint To Build Robotic Services For Satellites
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @03:42PM The Argument For a Hypersonic Missile Testing Ban
Friday August 29, 2014 @07:43PM Islamic State "Laptop of Doom" Hints At Plots Including Bubonic Plague
Thursday August 28, 2014 @04:00PM No, a Stolen iPod Didn't Brick Ben Eberle's Prosthetic Hand
Thursday August 28, 2014 @12:03PM Russian Military Forces Have Now Invaded Ukraine
Saturday August 23, 2014 @08:36PM Air Force Requests Info For Replacement Atlas 5 Engine
Friday August 22, 2014 @05:11PM Finding an ISIS Training Camp Using Google Earth
Thursday August 21, 2014 @09:51PM Would Scottish Independence Mean the End of UK's Nuclear Arsenal?
Thursday August 14, 2014 @10:47PM DARPA Contemplates Vast Ocean Network
Thursday August 14, 2014 @02:28PM DARPA Uses Preteen Gamers To Beta Test Tomorrow's Military Software
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @12:28PM Snowden: NSA Working On Autonomous Cyberwarfare Bot
Monday August 11, 2014 @07:42AM DARPA Wants To Kill the Password
Sunday August 10, 2014 @10:16PM Point-and-Shoot: TrackingPoint's New Linux-Controlled AR-15s
Friday August 08, 2014 @02:41PM Long-Wave Radar Can Take the Stealth From Stealth Technology
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:34PM IBM Creates Custom-Made Brain-Like Chip
Monday August 04, 2014 @08:03AM Japan To Launch a Military Space Force In 2019
Sunday August 03, 2014 @08:21AM The High-Tech Warfare Behind the Israel - Hamas Conflict
Friday August 01, 2014 @12:54PM China Confirms New Generation of ICBM
Thursday July 31, 2014 @10:45PM Was America's Top Rocketeer a Communist Spy? The FBI Thought So
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @09:27AM Gaza's Only Power Plant Knocked Offline
Monday July 28, 2014 @10:35AM Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government
Thursday July 24, 2014 @06:10PM "Magic Helmet" For F-35 Ready For Delivery
Monday July 21, 2014 @08:25PM MIT's Ted Postol Presents More Evidence On Iron Dome Failures
Friday July 18, 2014 @07:29AM Russia Prepares For Internet War Over Malaysian Jet
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @11:06PM US Marines Demonstrate Ultra Heavy-Lift Amphibious Connector Prototype
Saturday July 12, 2014 @01:31PM A Skeptical View of Israel's Iron Dome Rocket Defense System
Thursday July 10, 2014 @01:50PM Today In Year-based Computer Errors: Draft Notices Sent To Men Born In the 1800s
Thursday June 26, 2014 @06:15PM The Military Is About To Get New Augmented Reality Spy Glasses
Monday June 23, 2014 @05:12PM Court Releases DOJ Memo Justifying Drone Strike On US Citizen
Sunday June 22, 2014 @01:02PM The Revolutionary American Weapons of War That Never Happened
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @12:22PM Why China Is Worried About Japan's Plutonium Stocks
Sunday June 15, 2014 @04:25AM British Army Turns To Oculus Rift To Take the Sting Out of Battlefield Trauma
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:35AM Gecko Feet Inspire Hand-Held Spider-Man Paddles
Thursday June 05, 2014 @06:28PM Canada Poised To Buy 65 Lockheed Martin F-35 JSFs
Wednesday June 04, 2014 @09:09AM DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge Offers $3.75 Million In Prizes
Monday May 26, 2014 @03:57PM B-52 Gets First Full IT Upgrade Since 1961
Saturday May 24, 2014 @02:13AM DARPA Unveils Hack-Resistant Drone
Friday May 23, 2014 @04:50PM Report: Samsung Building VR Headset For Its Phones & Tablets
Friday May 16, 2014 @12:39PM Gen. Keith Alexander On Metadata, Snowden, and the NSA: "We're At Greater Risk"
Thursday May 15, 2014 @12:17AM Air Force Prepares to Dismantle HAARP
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @10:16AM US Navy Develops World's Worst E-reader
Monday May 12, 2014 @08:13AM UN to Debate Use of Fully Autonomous Weapons, New Report Released
Sunday May 11, 2014 @08:21AM Feds: Sailor Hacked Navy Network While Aboard Nuclear Aircraft Carrier
Thursday May 08, 2014 @06:04PM The Struggle To Ban Killer Robots
Wednesday May 07, 2014 @06:50PM China Using Troop of Trained Monkeys To Guard Air Base
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @01:33PM U.S. Military Drones Migrating to Linux
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @08:47AM US Government To Study Bitcoin As Possible Terrorist Threat
Monday May 05, 2014 @09:27PM Norway Is Gamifying Warfare By Driving Tanks With Oculus Rift