Slashdot Items Tagged "military"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 11, 2016 @09:22PM Debating a Ban On Autonomous Weapons
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:44PM North Korea's Satellite Tumbling In Orbit
Monday February 08, 2016 @09:16AM North Korea Accused of Testing an ICBM With Missile Launch Into Space
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:56PM Journalist Claims Secret US Flight 'To Capture Snowden' Overflew Scottish Airspace
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @01:19AM AnonSec Attempts To Crash $222m Drone, Releases Secret Flight Videos
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:19PM Dutch Police Train Bald Eagles To Take Out Drones
Sunday January 31, 2016 @08:06PM Israeli Vulture Suspected of Spying Returned
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:25AM U.S. Forces Viewed Encrypted Israeli Drone Feeds
Saturday January 30, 2016 @05:54PM Air Force Firewall Now Designated a Weapons System
Monday January 25, 2016 @12:37PM U.S. Navy Launches a 50-50 Biofueled Carrier Battle Group
Saturday January 23, 2016 @09:02AM Psychic Dogs and Enlisted Men: the Military's Research Into ESP
Thursday January 21, 2016 @01:14PM Backdoor Account Found on Devices Used by White House, US Military
Saturday January 09, 2016 @05:25PM How We Know North Korea Didn't Detonate a Hydrogen Bomb
Saturday January 09, 2016 @10:28AM WW2 Hero Who Captured Enigma For Allies Has Died
Friday January 08, 2016 @10:03PM Hellfire Missile Mistakenly Shipped To Cuba
Friday January 08, 2016 @10:53AM Seismic Data From North Korea Suggest a Repeat of 2013 Nuclear Test
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:26AM The E6-B Flight Computer Is 75 Years Old, Still In Use
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:10AM South Korea To Restart Propaganda Loudspeakers Along Border
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:33AM Exploding Munitions Caught On Seismometer
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:05AM The AI Anxiety
Saturday December 26, 2015 @06:43PM Dissecting a $231 Million High-Tech Boondoggle
Thursday December 24, 2015 @07:45PM Analyzing the US Air Force's New "Portable Hobby Drone Disruptors" Solicitation
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:19PM DHS's Ongoing Drone Boondoggle
Monday December 14, 2015 @07:51AM In Nevada, the World's First "Droneport"
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:26AM Largest Destroyer Built For Navy Headed To Sea For Testing
Saturday November 28, 2015 @11:13AM Air Force Hires Civilian Drone Pilots For Combat Patrols
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:42PM Turkey Downs Allegedly Intruding Russian Fighter Near Syria Border
Sunday November 15, 2015 @05:57PM Anonymous Vows Revenge For ISIS Paris Attacks
Saturday November 14, 2015 @11:22AM Brazilian Army Gets Hacked After Allegations of Cheating In Security Cyber-Games
Saturday October 31, 2015 @09:41AM US Tech Giants Increasingly Partner With Military-Connected Chinese Companies
Thursday October 29, 2015 @11:34AM Pentagon Picks Northrop Grumman For Next Gen Bomber
Monday October 26, 2015 @11:56AM How Nukes Were Almost Launched From Okinawa During Cuban Missile Crisis
Thursday October 22, 2015 @01:41PM Makers Compete To Produce US Army's Next Official Handgun
Saturday October 17, 2015 @05:54PM Naval Academy Reinstates Teaching of Celestial Navigation
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @09:31AM DARPA's ICARUS Program To Develop Self-Destructing Air Delivery Vehicles
Saturday October 03, 2015 @11:32AM F-35 Ejection Seat Fears Ground Lightweight Pilots
Saturday October 03, 2015 @09:47AM US Bombs Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital
Saturday September 26, 2015 @03:14PM Don't Worry, That Blimp Isn't Watching You Much
Thursday September 17, 2015 @02:41PM Researchers Fly 50 Autonomous Planes Simultaneously
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:47AM Finnish Diver Finds German WWII Submarine Near Estonia
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:35AM New Analysis Concludes Nazis Weren't Close To the Bomb
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:41AM Italian Military To Switch To LibreOffice and ODF
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @06:57AM Microsoft Signs Renewed Cybersecurity Agreement With NATO
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:28AM The Handheld Analog Computer That Made the Atomic Bomb
Sunday August 30, 2015 @08:19PM F-35 To Face Off Against A-10 In CAS Test
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:37AM North Dakota Legalizes "Less Than Lethal" Weapon-Equipped Police Drones
Friday August 21, 2015 @10:25PM Two US Marines Foil Terrorist Attack On Train In France
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Thursday August 06, 2015 @02:24PM NBC Report: Russian Hackers Behind Attack On Pentagon Mail System
Saturday August 01, 2015 @05:05PM Answering Elon Musk On the Dangers of Artificial Intelligence
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:27AM US Navy Tests 3D Printing Custom Drones On Its Ships
Thursday July 16, 2015 @09:50AM What Happens When Your Own Limb Is Almost Good Enough?
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:55AM Iran Has Signed a Nuclear Accord
Monday July 13, 2015 @06:39AM For £70,000, You Might Be Able to Own an Enigma
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @09:04AM The IT Containers That Went To War
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @12:19PM US Successfully Tests Self-Steering Bullets
Thursday April 23, 2015 @12:43PM Drone Killed Hostages From U.S. and Italy, Drawing Obama Apology
Saturday April 18, 2015 @07:57PM US Military To Recruit Civilian Cybersecurity Experts
Friday April 10, 2015 @10:23PM Would-Be Bomber Arrested In Kansas; Planned Suicide Attack on Ft. Riley
Sunday April 05, 2015 @09:10PM US NAVY Sonar/Lidar Editing Software Released To the World
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @08:32AM X-37B To Fly Again
Friday March 20, 2015 @09:53PM Government Spies Admit That Cyber Armageddon Is Unlikely
Friday March 13, 2015 @09:02PM US Asks Vietnam To Stop Russian Bomber Refueling Flights From Cam Ranh Air Base
Friday March 06, 2015 @07:19PM Is Cyber Arms Control a Lost Cause?
Friday February 13, 2015 @09:48PM 'Google Search On Steroids' Brings Dark Web To Light
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:35AM SpaceX Signs Lease Agreement With Air Force For Landing Pad
Saturday February 07, 2015 @07:48PM DARPA's ALASA Could Pave Way For Cheaper, Faster Satellite Launches
Monday February 02, 2015 @01:48PM State Television Says Iran Launches New Satellite Into Space
Thursday January 29, 2015 @03:46PM US Air Force Selects Boeing 747-8 To Replace Air Force One
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:34AM White House Drone Incident Exposes Key Security Gap
Monday January 26, 2015 @05:45PM Plan C: The Cold War Plan Which Would Have Brought the US Under Martial Law
Sunday January 25, 2015 @05:26PM SpaceX, US Air Force Settle Spy Sat Dispute
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:50PM Doomsday Clock Moved Two Minutes Forward, To 23:57
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:51AM Doomsday Clock Could Move
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:30AM DARPA Wants Atlas Robot To Go Wireless
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @12:46PM Police Nation-Wide Use Wall-Penetrating Radars To Peer Into Homes
Monday January 19, 2015 @12:14AM NSA Hack of N. Korea Convinced Obama NK Was Behind Sony Hack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @03:02PM NSA Prepares For Future Techno-Battles By Plotting Network Takedowns
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:57AM Being Pestered By Drones? Buy a Drone-Hunting Drone
Thursday January 01, 2015 @08:59AM Vast Nazi Facility Uncovered In Austria; Purported A-Bomb Development Site
Thursday January 01, 2015 @08:37AM CIA on UFO Sightings: 'It Was Us'
Saturday December 27, 2014 @09:33AM Newest Stealth Fighter's Ground Attack Sensors 10 Years Behind Older Jets'
Thursday December 25, 2014 @12:10PM US Navy Sells 'Top Gun' Aircraft Carrier For One Penny
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @11:03PM DARPA Wants Help Building a Drone That Flies Like a Hawk
Thursday December 18, 2014 @11:47PM "Team America" Gets Post-Hack Yanking At Alamo Drafthouse, Too
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:26PM Australia Moves Toward New Restrictions On Technology Export and Publication
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:01AM Navy Develops a Shark Drone For Surveillance
Thursday December 11, 2014 @10:16AM Army Building an Airport Just For Drones
Thursday December 11, 2014 @08:51AM CIA Lied Over Brutal Interrogations
Thursday November 20, 2014 @08:53AM Military Laser/Radio Tech Proposed As Alternative To Laying Costly Fiber Cable
Saturday November 15, 2014 @08:28PM Machine Learning Used To Predict Military Suicides
Saturday November 15, 2014 @04:36PM Alleged Satellite Photo Says Ukraine Shootdown of MH17
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @10:05AM Google To Lease and Refurbish Naval Air Base For Space Exploration
Sunday November 02, 2014 @01:09PM Buying Goods To Make Nuclear Weapons On eBay, Alibaba, and Other Platforms
Saturday November 01, 2014 @09:54AM A Mysterious Piece of Russian Space Junk Does Maneuvers
Friday October 24, 2014 @07:26PM Peter Kuran:Visual Effects Artist and Atomic Bomb Archivist
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @11:36AM Shooting At Canadian Parliament
Sunday October 19, 2014 @09:18AM No More Lee-Enfield: Canada's Rangers To Get a Tech Upgrade
Saturday October 18, 2014 @07:55AM India Successfully Launches Region-Specific Navigation Satellite
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @10:06AM Navy Tests Unpowered Exoskeleton
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @07:12AM JP Morgan Chase Breach: Shades of a Cyber Cold War?
Thursday September 25, 2014 @01:03AM NATO Set To Ratify Joint Defense For Cyberattacks
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @07:40AM US Strikes ISIL Targets In Syria
Thursday September 18, 2014 @09:35AM US Military Aware Only Belatedly of Chinese Attacks Against Transport Contractor
Thursday September 11, 2014 @03:34PM Publishers Gave Away 123 Million Books During World War Two
Monday September 08, 2014 @10:36AM Ask Slashdot: Robotics or Electronic Kits For Wounded Veterans?
Sunday September 07, 2014 @08:58PM L.A. Times National Security Reporter Cleared Stories With CIA Before Publishing
Sunday September 07, 2014 @02:02PM 3 Decades Later, Finnair Pilots Report Dramatic Close Encounter With a Missile
Sunday September 07, 2014 @03:31AM New US Airstrikes In Iraq Intended to Protect Important Dam
Friday August 29, 2014 @06:43PM Islamic State "Laptop of Doom" Hints At Plots Including Bubonic Plague
Thursday August 28, 2014 @03:00PM No, a Stolen iPod Didn't Brick Ben Eberle's Prosthetic Hand
Thursday August 28, 2014 @11:03AM Russian Military Forces Have Now Invaded Ukraine
Saturday August 23, 2014 @07:36PM Air Force Requests Info For Replacement Atlas 5 Engine
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:11PM Finding an ISIS Training Camp Using Google Earth
Thursday August 14, 2014 @01:28PM DARPA Uses Preteen Gamers To Beta Test Tomorrow's Military Software
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @11:28AM Snowden: NSA Working On Autonomous Cyberwarfare Bot
Sunday August 10, 2014 @09:16PM Point-and-Shoot: TrackingPoint's New Linux-Controlled AR-15s
Friday August 08, 2014 @01:41PM Long-Wave Radar Can Take the Stealth From Stealth Technology
Friday August 01, 2014 @11:54AM China Confirms New Generation of ICBM
Thursday July 31, 2014 @09:45PM Was America's Top Rocketeer a Communist Spy? The FBI Thought So
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @08:27AM Gaza's Only Power Plant Knocked Offline
Monday July 28, 2014 @09:35AM Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government
Monday July 21, 2014 @07:25PM MIT's Ted Postol Presents More Evidence On Iron Dome Failures
Saturday July 12, 2014 @12:31PM A Skeptical View of Israel's Iron Dome Rocket Defense System
Thursday July 10, 2014 @12:50PM Today In Year-based Computer Errors: Draft Notices Sent To Men Born In the 1800s
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @11:22AM Why China Is Worried About Japan's Plutonium Stocks
Sunday June 15, 2014 @03:25AM British Army Turns To Oculus Rift To Take the Sting Out of Battlefield Trauma
Thursday June 12, 2014 @07:35AM Gecko Feet Inspire Hand-Held Spider-Man Paddles
Wednesday June 04, 2014 @08:09AM DARPA's Cyber Grand Challenge Offers $3.75 Million In Prizes
Saturday May 24, 2014 @01:13AM DARPA Unveils Hack-Resistant Drone
Friday May 23, 2014 @03:50PM Report: Samsung Building VR Headset For Its Phones & Tablets
Friday May 16, 2014 @11:39AM Gen. Keith Alexander On Metadata, Snowden, and the NSA: "We're At Greater Risk"
Tuesday May 13, 2014 @09:16AM US Navy Develops World's Worst E-reader
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @07:47AM US Government To Study Bitcoin As Possible Terrorist Threat
Monday May 05, 2014 @08:27PM Norway Is Gamifying Warfare By Driving Tanks With Oculus Rift
Saturday May 03, 2014 @11:19PM U-2 Caused Widespread Shutdown of US Flights Out of LAX
Tuesday April 29, 2014 @07:56AM US Nuclear Missile Silos Use Safe, Secure 8" Floppy Disks
Friday April 25, 2014 @09:10AM Identity Dominance: the US Military's Biometric War In Afghanistan
Thursday April 24, 2014 @01:02PM Former U.S. test site sues nuclear nations for disarmament failure
Saturday April 19, 2014 @08:34AM Declassified Papers Hint US Uranium May Have Ended Up In Israeli Arms
Saturday April 12, 2014 @02:36AM AT Black Knight Transformer Hits the Road and Takes a Hop
Thursday April 10, 2014 @08:05AM Navy Creates Fuel From Seawater
Saturday April 05, 2014 @08:23AM Japan Orders Military To Strike Any New North Korea Missiles
Friday March 28, 2014 @06:43PM Technocrat James Schlesinger Is Dead At 85
Friday March 28, 2014 @10:41AM Technocrat James Schlesinger Is Dead at 85
Thursday March 27, 2014 @07:28PM Nine officers removed, one resigns in Air Force cheating probe
Saturday March 22, 2014 @10:59PM Iran Builds Mock-up of Nimitz-Class Aircraft Carrier
Saturday March 22, 2014 @09:51AM Navy Database Tracks Civilians' Parking Tickets, Fender-Benders
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @09:48AM Russian Army Spetsnaz Units Arrested Operating In Ukraine
Saturday March 08, 2014 @07:03PM The Brief Rise and Long Fall of Russia's Robot Tank
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @01:17PM In Ukraine, Cyber War With Russia Heating Up
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @09:44AM Navy Won't Investigate Nuclear Pollution At San Francisco's Treasure Island
Monday February 24, 2014 @08:09PM US War Machine Downsizing?
Sunday February 23, 2014 @05:36PM Study Shows Agent Orange Still Taints Aging C-123s
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @10:54AM N. Korea Could Face Prosecution For 'Crimes Against Humanity'
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @08:22AM Scientists Create Pizza That Can Last Years
Monday February 17, 2014 @07:33PM DARPA Training Cadets and Midshipmen As Cyber Warriors
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @12:10PM How Online Clues Located North Korea's Missile-Launcher Factories
Thursday February 06, 2014 @05:18PM Why Robot Trucks Could Be Headed To Afghanistan (And Everywhere Else)
Thursday February 06, 2014 @10:34AM Skinny Puppy Wants Compensation For Music Used in US Interrogations
Thursday February 06, 2014 @09:23AM How Edward Snowden's Actions Have Impacted Defense Contractors
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @10:14AM Many Lasers Become One In Lockheed Martin's 30 kW Laser Weapon
Friday January 31, 2014 @07:51PM Where Old Hard Disks (with Digital Secrets) Go To Die
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @04:56PM U.S. Border Patrol Drone Goes Down, Rest of Fleet Grounded
Sunday January 26, 2014 @11:22AM New Russian Fighter Not Up To Western Standards
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @12:17PM How Quickly Will the Latest Arms Race Accelerate?
Monday January 06, 2014 @09:12PM Are New Technologies Undermining the Laws of War?
Sunday December 22, 2013 @10:11AM Japanese SCHAFT Takes the Gold at DARPA Robot Challenge
Saturday December 21, 2013 @11:26AM DoD Public Domain Archive To Be Privatized, Locked Up For 10 Years
Friday December 20, 2013 @10:58PM How Asimov's Three Laws Ran Out of Steam
Thursday December 19, 2013 @09:01AM US Spying Costs Boeing Military Jet Deal With Brazil
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @12:15PM Army Laser Passes Drone-Killing Test
Saturday November 30, 2013 @11:07PM Dial 00000000 To Blow Up the World
Thursday November 28, 2013 @03:18PM US Military Settles Software Piracy Claims For $50M
Sunday November 24, 2013 @04:12PM China Creates Air Defence Zone Over Japan-Controlled Islands, Issues War Threat
Sunday November 24, 2013 @08:58AM DARPA's Atlas Walking Over Randomness
Monday November 04, 2013 @03:13PM Lockheed Martin Developing Successor To the SR-71 Blackbird
Monday November 04, 2013 @06:01AM Pilot blinded at 1000 mph by helmet technical glitch ..
Sunday November 03, 2013 @02:19PM RAF Pilots Blinded At 1000 Mph By Helmet Technical Glitch
Friday November 01, 2013 @05:49PM DoD News Aggregation Service "The Early Bird" Dead After 65 Years
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @11:09AM The Pentagon May Retire "Yoda," Its 92-Year-Old Futurist
Sunday October 20, 2013 @07:37AM Debunking the Lorentz System As a Framework For Human Emotions
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @09:42AM Red Cross Wants Consequences For Video-Game Mayhem
Monday October 07, 2013 @05:46AM Chemical Experts Begin Destroying Syria's Chemical Arsenal
Sunday October 06, 2013 @10:24AM US Forces Undertake Two African Raids, Capture Embassy Bombing Figure
Sunday October 06, 2013 @09:56AM Boston Dynamics Wildcat Can Gallop — No Strings Attached
Friday October 04, 2013 @06:24PM Lockheed To Furlough 3,000 On Monday, Layoffs Also Kicking In
Wednesday October 02, 2013 @10:26AM Tom Clancy Is Dead At 66
Monday September 30, 2013 @08:02PM Swiss War Game Envisages Invasion By Bankrupt French
Sunday September 22, 2013 @01:03PM IDF Hackers Test Readiness In Israel For Cyberattacks
Tuesday September 10, 2013 @09:45AM Syrian Gov't Agrees To Russian Chem-Weapon Turnover Plan
Thursday September 05, 2013 @05:04PM Making a Case For Cyberwar Against Syria
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @11:29AM China's Secret Scientific Megaprojects
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @08:03AM US Forces Ready To Strike Syria If Ordered
Thursday August 22, 2013 @09:06AM Bradley Manning Wants To Live As a Woman
Wednesday August 21, 2013 @11:02AM Syrian Rebels Claim Hundreds Killed By Poison-Gas Attack
Thursday August 15, 2013 @08:12AM Bradley Manning Says He's Sorry
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @07:32AM Losing the War Data For Iraq and Afghanistan
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @07:29AM Losing the War Data For Iraq and Afghanistan
Monday August 12, 2013 @08:20PM Royal Navy Deployed Laser Weapons During the Falklands War