Marines test augmented reality

Marines test augmented reality with real-world explosions

Marines recently conducted the first live-fire training exercises involving augmented reality.

MIT CSAIL MultiFab 3D printer

3D printing as we always imagined

Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have developed a device that can print with 10 materials at once.

Who

Who's getting UAS exemptions from the FAA?

As more unmanned systems take to the air, government missions remain a distinct minority.

States rush to regulate drones ahead of federal guidelines

States rush to regulate drones ahead of federal guidelines

In the absence of federal regulations, states are eager to regulate unmanned aerial vehicles, but advocates for the technology say legislatures are overstepping their authority and hamstringing an industry ripe for growth.

mobile and wearable technology

Closing the gap between mobile and wearable

The use of mobile technology in field work shows how the stage is being set for wearables in government.

Air Force seeks virtual training

Air Force seeks virtual training

The Air Force wants additional capabilities for live, virtual and constructive training.

In Oklahoma, beacon-powered app helps students navigate university library

Beacon-powered app helps students navigate university library

The University of Oklahoma worked with Aruba Networks to create an app to help students navigate libraries, exhibits and campus landmarks.

Eye-tracking research probes how intell analysts find needles in the haystack

Eye tracking probes how intell analysts find needles in the haystack

Sandia Lab researchers are working on a way to help track data in visual feeds and other real-life security applications that use more than just static images.

Wearable technology for responders gets a boost from accelerator

Wearable technology for responders gets a boost from accelerator

The TechNexus accelerator will work with 13 companies to develop their wearable technology for first responders.

How

How'd you like to design a smartwatch app for astronauts?

NASA is holding a contest to design a smartwatch app for use on the International Space Station.

Army aims to take its training game to the next level

Army aims to take its training game to the next level

The Army is looking for a Next Generation Game training solution that will provide various degrees of immersion for small to medium units in a shared environment.

how facial recognition technology works

A closer look at facial recognition

Facial recognition is emerging as an authentication method more accurate than passwords – but how do these systems work?

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