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  • IARPA brain inspired computing

    IARPA scopes out brain-inspired computing

    Neurally inspired computing principles could deliver practical benefits for next-generation computers, according to the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity.

  • Facial recognition app may help spot PTSD

    Facial recognition app may help spot PTSD

    Facial recognition technology now being tested to identify autism in children may help screen for other illnesses, such as post traumatic stress disorder.

  • Army scores NFL funding for brain injury mitigation tech

    Army scores NFL funding for brain injury mitigation tech

    The Army Research Lab recently won funding as a finalist in the Head Health Challenge II for its solution to mitigate and prevent head injuries.

  • Researchers at Brown University have found a way to make 3-D scans from digital cameras

    3-D scans from smartphones?

    Researchers at Brown University have found a way to make 3-D scans from inexpensive digital cameras.

  • NASA spinoff techology transfer

    NASA spinoffs: Bringing space tech to Earth

    The latest technology transfer report highlights technologies that have come out of the nation’s space program and entered Earth-based markets.

  • ONR builds an immersive future with mixed reality

    ONR builds an immersive future with mixed reality

    The Office of Naval Research’s new laboratory leverages both augmented and virtual reality for more efficient and cost-effective training, maintenance and operations.

  • Agencies begin smartwatch tech countdown

    Agencies begin smartwatch tech countdown

    Because wearable technology has yet to take off, governments are proceeding with caution, primarily creating citizen-facing apps.

  • next-gen robots

    This year’s drones will soon look like kid stuff

    A quick sampling of recent advances shows that the pace of innovation is picking up steam.

  • Army researches more effective targeting

    Army researches more effective targeting

    By tracking the motions of soldiers on the ground, the Army hopes to improve the accuracy of targeting systems.

  • Researchers patching cellphone leaks of personal data

    Researchers patching cellphone leaks of personal data

    Many mobile apps transmit user identifiers, locations and passwords without providing any obvious benefit to the user.

  • drone technology

    When drones can regulate themselves

    Industry experts recently explained to lawmakers how unmanned aerial systems technology can ease the challenges of integrating drones into the national airspace.

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    Sandia's PANTHER predicts movement

    Researchers have developed a way to store and represent trajectories so that computers can compare them more efficiently -- helping human analysts separate signals from noise.

  • smartphone access to IoT in home

    Making mobile phones the authentication hubs for smart homes

    With funding from the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace, the pilots address barriers to the identity ecosystem and seed the marketplace with “NSTIC-aligned” solutions to enhance privacy, security and convenience in online transactions.

  • NASA

    NASA’s R5 robots are off to school

    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Northeastern University will each receive an R5 robot and funding to research improving its autonomy.


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