Although robots are not yet "smart," a new breed is emerging that can reach out and manipulate its environment in routines so precise and synchronized that a form of electronic intelligence seems to be at work.
The all-day event showcased the wide array of DARPA projects addressing national security challenges posed by the information revolution and the availability of sophisticated information technologies.
Because today’s cell phones contain more data than many desktop computers, improving security for mobile devices is becoming a priority.
Robonaut's new legs have prehensile feet, which will give it an edge over humans, letting it climb ladders while its hands are free to work or hold objects.
CODER organization to spearhead research into debris tracking, remediation
Move to SDN said inevitable in new world of mobility, social, big data and cloud computing.
The Office of Naval Research has undertaken a project to field robots that can make simple moral decisions, such as whether to help a wounded solider instead of completing an assigned task on the battlefield.
A mechanical arm will help reduce injuries to government employees who are responsible for testing thousands of rounds of ammunition weekly.
The simple act of turning on your cell phone exposes you to being tracked across the Internet – even if you have switched off location-based services.
In partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton, the 1776 group helps startups tackling important challenges in government connect with established firms that are seeking new ideas and opportunities.
This year's FOSE conference and expo presents some of the most innovative technologies and services aimed at, and designed for, government.
NASA researchers are using transmission lines at Dominion Virginia Power to measure the impact of solar events on power surges -– and outages.
A team at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory reprogrammed a furniture-building robot to test the hoses that hydrogen-powered vehicles will use when refueling.
The North Dakota test site will begin research using UAS to check soil quality and the status of crops in support of precision agriculture research studies.