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Pentagon releases blueprint for accelerating artificial intelligence

Pentagon releases blueprint for accelerating artificial intelligence

Zachary Fryer-Biggs | Center for Public Integrity | Source URL The Pentagon made public for the first time on Feb. 12 the outlines of its master plan for speeding the injection of artificial intelligence (AI) into military equipment, including advanced technologies destined for the battlefield. By declassifying key elements of […]

The Air Force Wants to Arm Fighter Jets With Laser Weapons

The Air Force Wants to Arm Fighter Jets With Laser Weapons

Futurism | Source URL Laser Jets In 2017, the U.S. Navy revealed its the Laser Weapons System (LaWS), which the media referred to as the world’s first active laser weapon — a futuristic turret mounted on a transport vessel. Now the U.S. Air Force wants to jump on the trend as well: it […]

Wireless Technology: Ultra Convenient. Endlessly Entertaining. Criminally Instigated. Terminally Pathological.

Wireless Technology: Ultra Convenient. Endlessly Entertaining. Criminally Instigated. Terminally Pathological.

Peter Tocci | Activist Post | Source URL Introduction The intent of this article is to show that wireless technology is, without remedy other than termination, one of the most devastating environmental and health threats—and threats to personal liberty—ever created. Included is discussion of the criminal deceit employed by U.S. […]

Nearly every major US cellphone carrier sold precise location data to BOUNTY HUNTERS via a ‘secret phone tracking service’ for years, bombshell report finds

Nearly every major US cellphone carrier sold precise location data to BOUNTY HUNTERS via a ‘secret phone tracking service’ for years, bombshell report finds

Annie Palmer | The Daily Mail | Source URL A shocking new report has found hundreds of bounty hunters had access to highly sensitive user data – and it was sold to them by almost every major U.S. wireless carrier. The practice was first revealed last month and, at the […]

Filin: Russian Navy Unveils New Weapon That Makes Enemy Hallucinate, Vomit

Filin: Russian Navy Unveils New Weapon That Makes Enemy Hallucinate, Vomit

Callum Paton | Newsweek | Source URL Two Russian naval vessels have been fitted with a defensive weapon, which, during testing, caused some subjects to hallucinate and vomit because of its disorientating effect. RIA Novosti, Russia’s domestic state news agency, reported that a Russian military contractor had begun supplying the […]

China has developed the world’s first hypersonic railgun that’s capable of destroying targets 124 miles away and it ‘will be ready for warfare by 2025’

China has developed the world’s first hypersonic railgun that’s capable of destroying targets 124 miles away and it ‘will be ready for warfare by 2025’

The Daily Mail | Source URL China‘s hypersonic naval gun which is said to be capable of striking targets 124 miles away at more than seven times the speed of sound will be ready for warfare by 2025, insiders have revealed. The ship-mounted super weapon has been one of Beijing’s […]

The laser gun that can beam audio directly into someone’s ear across a noisy room

The laser gun that can beam audio directly into someone’s ear across a noisy room

Mark Prigg | The Daily Mail | Source URL Researchers have revealed a radical laser gun that can beam audio directly into a person’s ear across a room. Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Lincoln Laboratory have been able to transmit various tones, music and recorded speech at a […]

No need to install: Microsoft has controversial fake news filter NewsGuard built into mobile browser

No need to install: Microsoft has controversial fake news filter NewsGuard built into mobile browser

RT Natural News Source URL Corporate and neocon-backed startup NewsGuard is one step closer to its vision of bringing its “unreliable” news rater to every screen after Microsoft makes it an integral part of its Edge mobile browser. Rather than having to download an app as before, Edge users on […]

Amazon shareholders hit out at Jeff Bezos and call for the CEO to stop selling controversial facial recognition software to police

Amazon shareholders hit out at Jeff Bezos and call for the CEO to stop selling controversial facial recognition software to police

Annie Palmer | The Daily Mail | Source URL Amazon investors are turning up the heat on CEO Jeff Bezos with a new letter demanding he stop selling the company’s controversial facial recognition technology to police. The shareholder proposal calls for Amazon to stop offering the product, called Rekognition, to […]