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U.S. federal agencies, with industry and academia partners, have been pushing forward the Pentagon’s innovation strategy in 5G next-generation wireless technology. Pilots, prototypes and...

Military dogs can scout ahead for explosives and other hazards but need instructions. In current combat deployments, soldiers usually direct their animals with hand...

The dynamic and highly variable nature of the aircraft inspection environment brings challenges to implementing object and photo recognition to determine discrepancies in aircraft...

Drone Startups Operationally Tested by IDF Unveiled Lt. Col. Menahem Landau, Head of UAV and Drone Branch, R&D Unit, MAFAT, IMoD, has unveiled the startups...

One of the biggest bottlenecks for the modern aerospace industry is that conventional engineering and manufacturing techniques are far too slow for a rapidly...
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Training and simulation in both the civilian and military realms use virtual reality (VR) in order to simulate realistic scenarios.  Current VR headsets use tracked...

In attempt to save more lives and make emergency response more efficient, more and more  AR technologies ard adopted by governments. With augmented reality...
5g

5G cellular network technology signifies the connectivity of everything and everyone everywhere - through wireless communications. The US DoD had been focusing efforts on...
AR

Highly demanding tasks, such as monitoring for threats and operating complex machinery and technologies, is putting an ever-increasing amount of information processing on military...

The US Army’s new heads-up display is going to work early against an unusual new enemy: the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The Integrated Visual Augmentation...

New public safety technologies for first responders are sought by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The technological advancements will produce...

The United States Army has made plans to acquire 40 thousand pairs of mixed reality goggles. The Army plans to utilize the IVAS (Integrated...
computing

Computers are experiencing more and more challenges as they have to keep pace with  advancements such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics and the Internet...

Soldiers have always built terrain models, or sand tables to visualize the battlefield. Instead, they will soon be using video feed from tiny drones...
IDF hackathon

The IDF is known as the infrastructure of the StartUp Nation and Israel’s innovation ecosystem. The military service provides young talented soldiers with experience...
head-up display for battlefield

Up-to-date information on the battlefield can provide life-saving time during a mission. A new system will give American combatants a mixed reality view of...
VR/AR Night Vision goggles

The United States Army has recently announced that they are looking for companies willing to engineer and create night vision goggles capable of doubling...
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Warfighters currently use a 10-pound handheld tablet and sensor to detect the source of radio waves they emit. Such emissions can be deadly if...
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Reliable communication over the open sea is a great technological challenge. It is impossible to have a stationary infrastructure at sea. Nevertheless, increasing resolutions...
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While drones are proving useful for first responder agencies, the data and information they provide can lack context, making them difficult for first responders...
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An interactive head-up display will provide increased safety for law enforcement, firefighters, and even the military. A new helmet prototype is earning comparisons to...
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An evolving regulatory push by the US Federal Aviation Administration has revealed a new market: drone air traffic control. The nature of the commercial utilization...