emerging technology
 
  • Army beta tests SHARP counseling with avatars

    Army explores avatar-based training

    The Army recently conducted beta tests of new software that uses avatar-based scenarios to teach counseling techniques for junior leaders.

  • 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.

  • protecting images in the cloud from hackers

    A target-centric approach to cloud security

    The XDet system associates a single block of data with a file and creates reference points within that block as a signature.

  • 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.

  • NASA building next-gen hurricane forecasting satellites

    NASA building next-gen hurricane forecasting satellites

    The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System will allow scientists to measure ocean winds near the inner core of hurricanes -- from space.

  • 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.

  • Targeting emergency alerts where they’re needed most

    Targeting emergency alerts where they’re needed most

    Arbitrary-Size Location-Aware Targeting technology is designed to ensure that only those who need to take action receive the warnings.

  • 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.