Inside the military training facility south of Death Valley in California where troops are trained to use the new weapons of war: software tools
Fast Company, July 5, 2017
Continue reading “How America’s New Cyber Footsoldiers Are Put Through Their Paces”
As software-based weapons and information systems start to touch all phases of conflict, military leaders are grappling with a new set of challenges.
Fast Company, July 5, 2017 (approx. 3,800 words)
Continue reading “How Software Is Eating The Military”
As the latest horrific attack in Syria heightened global awareness of this outlawed form of warfare, a new disposal plant is set to open in Colorado this summer.
Fast Company, May 24, 2017
Continue reading “To Safely Dispose Of Chemical Weapons, The U.S. Army Has Developed Some Next-Level Tools”
Shield AI, which wants to reduce American and civilian casualties in ground combat to zero, just raised $10.5 million from Andreessen Horowitz.
Fast Company, April 3, 2017 (approx. 2,600 words)
Continue reading “How Veterans Turned Entrepreneurs Are Disrupting The Pentagon’s Weapons Program”
The Pentagon’s professional military wargamers are in need of an infusion of younger and more diverse talent
How We Get To Next, Nov. 25, 2016 (approx. 2,200 words)
Continue reading “Wargaming Needs New Recruits to Save Lives”
A visit to North America’s biggest board game convention. Continue reading “Review: GenCon 2013”
H.G. Wells’s century-old wargaming rules kicked off the hobby and helped spawn everything from tabletop RPGs to big-budget video games.
New York Times Sunday Book Review, May 3, 2013
Continue reading “Basic Training”