Defense IT


Special Forces eye the latest in urban warfare technology

The Special Operations Command is looking round up and test seemingly the full range the latest unconventional warfare tools.

One vision for the future of small and micro UAVs

At the TandemNSI expo, Centeye demonstrates how its micro drones can be used for ISR.

Drone innovators showcase single-operator capability

At an expo for new ideas in drone technology, innovators demonstrated how their systems can improve efficiency by connecting drones to a single network.

DARPA wants new tech for protecting privacy

The research agency, channeling Louis Brandeis, is looking for the ability to protect vast amounts of shared personal data.

Air Force weather satellite explodes in orbit

The 20-year-old satellite was no longer being used for forecasts but leaves more than a ton of space junk behind.

Army aims to speed up data fusion on the battlefield

The service wants to combine multiple modes of data on the sensor platforms.

What future Army aircraft could look like

Army research teams are collaborating with each other and industry on the next generation of vertical-lift aircraft.

Can Ash Carter change DOD's PowerPoint culture?

The new Defense secretary bans slideshows from a meeting with top commanders, but whether that approach trickles down is a big question.