DOD, Commerce form partnership on spectrum sharing

Defense, NIST and NTIA set up a joint effort to test and evaluate spectrum-sharing techniques.

ISIS proves savvy in social media, cyber-domain

A new Brookings Institution report outlines the terrorist group’s reach and tactics on Twitter and elsewhere online.

Air Force orders $91.6M worth of EW jammers from Raytheon

Contract modification calls for 250 more MALD-J missiles, which can fool enemy radars by impersonating friendly aircraft.

STRATCOM commander: Threats from space are real

Adm. Cecil Haney outlines the dangers in space, from debris to potentially hostile space vehicles.

ISIS 'hack' draws skepticism but raises wariness

Military and security experts refute claims that personal information of military personnel posted by ISIS was gained by accessing Pentagon servers.

Air Force launces ninth GPS IIF satellite as delays continue for GPS III

As funding cuts push back plans for the next generation of satellites, the service says the current constellation can handle the load.

Boeing patents a real-life force field

The company’s idea is to develop an arc generator that would protect soldiers from shockwaves resulting from an explosion.

Marine study: Simulations translate to live-fire performance

Researchers quantify the effectiveness of M1A1 simulations on crew performance and measure the cost savings from avoiding live training.