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Army drafts specs for next round of commercial hardware buys

The Contracting Command and the CHESS office prepare for the next Army Desktop and Mobile Computing contract.

Army moves ahead with laser-based aircraft missile defense

The lightweight, modular Common Infrared Countermeasure system can help protect helicopters and small aircraft from ground-launched missiles.

Navy invites wargamers to help put its big data in play

The service will stage a massive multiplayer game to help solve the riddle of going from "need to know" to "need to share" without putting sensitive information at risk.

SPAWAR enlists startups to commercialize Navy technologies

The San Diego-based center is working with Arizona State's Furnace program on the military’s latest tech transfer initiative.

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.