Smart Guns

Smart Guns

Hackers Made a Gun That Can Be Fired With a Raised Eyebrow

The assistive technology is made from off-the-shelf parts and helps bring a popular hobby to those with disabilities.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.5.18
Terraform

Mandatory Carry

In the future, everyone carries a gun. They have to. It's the law.
Caleb March
3.24.17
A Smarter Gun

Who Killed the Smart Gun?

Motherboard goes in search of the small movement that seeks to change the very technology at the heart of firearms.
Motherboard Staff
3.24.17
A Smarter Gun

Who Killed the Smart Gun?

Watch Motherboard's new documentary.
Brian Anderson
3.23.17
A Smarter Gun

Watch a Teaser for Motherboard's Doc on Smart Guns

'A Smarter Gun' is an in-depth look at the movement to create user-authenticated firearms that fire only in the hands of approved users, and whether or not this technology can curb gun violence.
Motherboard Staff
3.2.17
videos

Meet the Bodyhacker Building an Implant-Activated Smart Gun in His Garage

Never before have RFIDs and guns been married in such a cyborgian fashion.
Brian Anderson
8.8.16
Canada

Can Soldiers Trust Guns That Tell Them Where to Shoot?

The Canadian military wants machines to help people make life-or-death decisions.
Jordan Pearson
12.3.15
guns

I Went to a Smart Gun Symposium and There Were No Guns Allowed

Industry players met in Seattle this week to talk about why no one has sold a smart gun in America.
Ashwin Rodrigues
1.30.15
Power

Now the Military Has Homing Bullets That Don't Miss

Watch the military complete its "first successful live-fire tests demonstrating in-flight guidance of .50-caliber bullets."
Brian Merchant
7.10.14
guns

This Smart Rifle Lets You Hit a Quarter-Mile Target Without Looking

In the very near future, line-of-sight will be a thing of the past.
Brian Anderson
6.30.14
guns

The Decades-Long Quest to Build Smarter Guns

We've been trying for years to develop advanced firearms safety tech.
Brian Anderson
6.10.14
firearms

Google Glass-Equipped Smart Guns Can Aim and Shoot Around Corners

Killing isn't yet as easy as, "OK, Glass: Shoot." But it's right around the corner.
Brian Anderson
6.4.14
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