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US military bans Huawei, ZTE phones

Personnel on US military bases can no longer buy phones and other gear manufactured by Chinese firms Huawei and ZTE, after the Pentagon said...

Army researchers conduct first-ever combustion experiment with X-rays

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Propulsion made an historic first with its experiment in a gas turbine combustor using...

NASA Hires Lockheed Martin to Build Quiet Supersonic X-Plane

NASA has inked a deal with Lockheed Martin to develop a supersonic "X-plane" that could break the sound barrier without a sonic boom, officials...

Senior DoD Official Discusses Future of Directed Energy Weapons

As stated in the National Defense Strategy, the United States needs to invest and accelerate the modernization of key capabilities to build a more...
SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket

Trump pushes for new ‘space force’

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants the US military to create a new "space force," adding to the Pentagon's current ground, navy and...

US Army researchers improving biometrics speed, accuracy for military intelligence, security

Huge advances in biometric collection and database query are now being made with more to come on the horizon, said William Graves, the chief...

Singapore Invites Cyberattacks To Strengthen Defences

Hundreds of hackers have targeted Singapore's defence ministry -- but the attacks were at the government's invitation in an unusual attempt to strengthen cybersecurity. Authorities...

CID warns Army community about social media impersonation of Soldier accounts

U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command's (CID) Computer Crime Investigative Unit (CCIU) is once again warning Soldiers and the Army community to be on the...

US Army’s new electronic warfare capabilities hit the ground in Europe

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany: Soldiers with the 2nd Cavalry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade and 2nd Armored Brigade, 1st Infantry Division are the first to receive new...

Europe claims 100 million users for Galileo satnav system

The Galileo satellite navigation system, Europe's rival to the United States' GPS, has nearly 100 million users after its first year of operation, the...