Posts Tagged ‘Military’
 
 
 
 
Smartphones
 
Resurgence Power Case main
Resurgence Power Case main
Resurgence Power Case main

OtterBox Resurgence Power Case for iPhone 5/5s Review

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Phone 5 cases proliferate the market — and even those that have a built-in battery have become commonplace. So for OtterBox to make one of these would seem a case of diving into an already c...
 
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Military
 
railgun2
railgun2
railgun2

See The Navy’s Railgun In Action (video)

For a long, long time, SF fans have been reading about railguns. And for just as long a time, the promise has been there to actually see one of these in action, only for it to need to go back to the lab. But this time, from the...

 
Military
 
StressVest
StressVest
StressVest

StressVest Delivers 4,500 Volts Instead of Bullets (video)

There is nothing worse than not knowing if you've been shot.  Chances are that won't be the case if you're hit with an actual bullet.  We're actually referring to police training or just a friendly game of laser tag.  So what's...
 
Military
 
General Atomic Railgun Ammo
General Atomic Railgun Ammo
General Atomic Railgun Ammo

General Atomic’s Railgun Blasts Through Steel, Travels 4 Miles (video)

The world of military weaponry is both scary and intriguing.  On one hand you've got a piece of kit that can do some serious damage and ultimately cause all sorts of hardship, not the least of them being casualties.  On the oth...

 
Security
 
Brazilian Cops
Brazilian Cops
Brazilian Cops

Face Recognizing Glasses to be Used by Brazilian Cops

Brazilian police will soon use a special pair of glasses fitted with a small camera, that can track down criminals by capturing up to 400 facial images per second. It works by wirelessly sending the recorded images to a databas...
 
Apple
 
Monax iPhone Case
Monax iPhone Case
Monax iPhone Case

Lockheed Martin Gets In The iPhone Business (video)

Lockheed Martin is making a case for the iPhone? Never thought I'd see the day when the legendary American military tech company would get into the iOS aftermarket add-on business. I never even thought about never seeing the da...

 
Military
 
Grappling Gun
Grappling Gun
Grappling Gun

Grappling Hook Gun That Fires T-shirts

My special ops days are far behind me, but for those of you still running game as a contractor for Mi6 or the CIA, you might want to take a look at the Battelle Tactical Air Initiated Launch system. It uses compressed air to fi...
 
Military
 
2-year Coil Gun
2-year Coil Gun
2-year Coil Gun

Impressive Coil Gun Build (video)

This is a real world Coil Gun.  It uses electricity and I believe magnets to fire bullet like projectiles (made of magnetic material) at uncanny speeds. Supposedly it can achieve a comparable velocity to that of a .45 handgun, ...

 
Military
 
raytheon
raytheon
raytheon

Giant Laser Cannon Shoots Down Planes, Sets Fear Into Hearts

The day has finally come -- the laser wars have officially begun. Yup, in just a few years things are get totally Terminator around the world. See, the company Raytheon has officially unveiled their Laser Close-In Weapon System...
 
Robots
 
Robo Helicopter
Robo Helicopter
Robo Helicopter

Skynet Is Almost Here, Army Funding Autonomous Robo Helicopter

Should we be a little scared that this helicopter can take off, fly around, avoid obstacles and return home all without a preprogrammed flight path?  Is Skynet upon us? Currently the Unmanned Little Bird, as it's known, is in t...

 
Military
 

‘RAPS: Remote Auxillary Power System’ Steals Electricty From Any Power Line (video)

[GR]eQRAiDO7Ltc[/GR] The RAPS (Remote Auxiliary Power System) can attach to any power line and provide juice to any attached gadgets or equipment. It was developed for combat soldiers in the field who don't have access to a pow...
 
Military
 
Smartsight Camera
Smartsight Camera
Smartsight Camera

Smartsight Gun System Sees Around The Corners So Soliders Don’t Have To

Inventor Matthew Hagerty has got a device that will give soldiers the ability to see around corners.  It's called Smartsight, a small 1.5lb camera that attaches to the gun and transmits a real time signal to a head mountable di...