us army

intelligent agents

The Army Is Working on Brain Hacks to Help Soldiers Deal With Information Overload

The Army hopes that technology can solve the info-overload problem that technology has created, and free up people to do what people do best.
David Axe
5.3.18
Cyberwar

The Army Wants to Use a Theoretical Particle To Make an Unhackable Quantum Computer

A telltale signature of the theoretical particle was discovered last year. Now the Army wants to use it to build a quantum computer.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.18.18
videos

Keyboards Are Rifles in This Absurd Video the Army Made to Promote its 'Cyber Ranger' Contest

It’s like those stock images of hacking in video form.
Matthew Gault
4.10.18
army cyber

The US Army Made a Comic Book About Being Attacked by Russian Robo-Tanks

The Army Cyber Institute at West Point made a comic book called 'Silent Ruin.'
David Axe
4.5.18
Patriot

US-Made Missile Defenses Spectacularly Failed in Saudi Arabia

"It's nothing but an unbroken trail of disasters with this weapon system."
David Axe
3.27.18
seeing red

China’s Military Is Taking a Powerful Turn

The People's Republic is downsizing the world's largest troop force, while scaling up its ambitions in sea, space, and internet warfare.
David Axe
6.7.17
Rocket Science

Why You Should Be Skeptical of the US Military's 'Successful' Missile Defense Test

The missile it intercepted was probably moving slower than one fired at the US from North Korea would be.
David Axe
6.2.17
DRONES

How Not to Get Killed By a Drone, According to the US Army

Use your eyes.
Ben Sullivan
4.19.17
Star Wars

Trump Is Calling for a Missile Defense System That Already Exists

And yet, it doesn’t work very well.
David Axe
1.27.17
tech

The Gear the US Army Wants For 2017 and Beyond

With Russian aggression and the rise of the Islamic State, the Army is searching for tools to deal with what it's dubbed a “hybrid” of high and low-tech foes.
Joseph Trevithick
1.5.17
Donald Trump

Trump Could Pump Tens of Billions Into the Army, Only to Make It Worse

The last time the Army got a ton of money, it blew much of it on poorly-planned, sloppily-executed technology programs.
David Axe
11.28.16
war

The US Army Is Designing a New Hand Grenade After More Than 40 Years

The Enhanced Tactical Multi-Purpose grenade, or ET-MP, will be a frag-concussion twofer.
Robert Beckhusen
9.19.16
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