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Pentagon names first Marine to lead DIA

Maj. Gen. Vincent Stewart, who currently runs the Marine Forces Cyber Command, will add a star and assume control late this month.

Air Force looks to speed development of modernized GPS gear

Service gives L-3 Communications an extra $8.5 million to accelerate work on the Military GPS User Equipment program.

Navy's new 'beach ball' satellite takes a spin from the ISS

The SpinSat's unique design could pave the way for better control of small satellites.

Ex-Israeli security chief: Big data key to anti-terrorist fight

The former head of Shin Bet says big data has helped Israel tracked down Hamas leaders.

Next step for tactical nets: Sensors that know how to share

The Integrated Sensor Architecture lets sensors talk to each other and gives soldiers a common interface regardless of the computing platform.

Pentagon wants fast, bird-like UAS for urban missions

A DARPA program is looking to develop smaller drones, functioning like birds or even insects, that could operate in tight spaces.

Combined sensor system detects, locates enemy fire at bases

The Serenity Payload system combines visual and audio sensors for 360-degree surveillance coverage.

Report: Air Force facing critical shortage of drone pilots

The increasing demand for Predator and Reaper missions combined with the difficulty of recruiting and retaining pilots is threatening the fleet’s effectiveness.