Finland’s ICEYE and Capella Space are set to launch satellites this year featuring radar that cheaply scans the Earth regardless of weather conditions.
Fast Company, December 20, 2017
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The agency has launched a program that takes advantage of the computing resources of smartphones, tablets, connected vehicles, IoT endpoints, and more.
Fast Company, November 7, 2017
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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
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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)
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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
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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)
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Almost all the promise once held by virtual worlds has since been realized by Facebook. Continue reading “How Facebook Killed the Virtual World”
It used to be the last word in youth culture. Now MTV is more about reality shows than rock stars. Can a virtual world of 3-D avatars help the network get its groove back?
Wired magazine, February 2007 (approx. 2,400 words)
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