intelligent cars

Data Fusion Makes Intelligent Cars Even Smarter

Intelligent vehicles get their intelligence from cameras, Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) sensors, and navigation and mapping systems. But there are ways to make...

NATO Preparing for Urban Warfare

NATO is requesting outside contractors to pitch concepts on military operations in urban areas, admitting that its forces are unprepared for urban warfare in...

Going Back to Working Without GPS

About 70% of the US Army's major combat systems depend on signals being beamed from space. The Pentagon is investing in a new generation...
rotary-wing aircraft

New Development Direction for Large Defense Industry

Lockheed Martin has received a $12 million contract from the U.S. Army to develop a Multi-Modal Sensor Fusion (MMSF) testbed for a rotary-wing aircraft....

Maritime Smartwatch App Supplies Critical Info

A new smartwatch app helps navigate vessels. The free app supplies instant information about potential collisions, anchor drag or man overboard on the smartwatch....
weapon sight

New Android-Based Sight To Send Image Directly to Command Center

After years of designing, checking and testing, Elbit’s subsidiary Elsec has completed the development of the Xact sight, a brand new weapon sight that...
police software

Next Generation Police Software Revealed

Current police dash cam systems typically only record video or ship the video back to the cloud for analysis. An intelligent in-car video system...
smart helmet

The Smart Helmet Potential in Growing Market

Wearable technology has become more and more popular in the military and aerospace industry as well as in the civilian market. These technologies include...
display and information systems

In Search for Submarine Display and Information Systems

The Indian Navy has been looking to equip its submarine fleet with new technologies to assist in navigation. The Navy has issued a Request for...

Robotic Tech Will Supply More Dynamic Security

Two companies hope to change the face of security using the interaction of technology and humans. Star River Inc. and Aerotronic have recently announced...

Tactical Throwable Robot Can Save Lives

Missions such as clearing buildings, detecting explosive charges etc. in a hostile environment often endanger the lives of soldiers and law enforcement officers. A...
attack helicopter

New Attack Helicopters Get Updated Avionics

US Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367 received three upgraded AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters. The AH-1Z aircraft is an updated version of the AH-1W,...
communication between the public and the police

Public Can Now Communicate With Police Anonymously

Communication between the public and the police often fails to reflect the whole picture, while the commanders are not always aware of problems in...

US Navy Developing State-of-The-Art Drone AI

The U.S. Navy is looking for a drone that can fly over a damaged airfield and come up with a plan to get planes...
autonomous and remote-controlled ships

Rolls Royce’s Next Step – Autonomous Ships

ESA (The European Space Agency) signed a Memorandum of Intent with Rolls-Royce to investigate how space technology can be used to develop autonomous and...
infrastructure inspections

Multiple Drones will Operate Infrastructure Inspections Simultaneously

Unmanned aerial systems can be used effectively for various sorts of critical infrastructure inspection missions, as the networks are spread over vast geographical areas....
autonomous ship

Giant Corporations Team Up On Autonomous Ship Tech

Two giant corporations team up on the development of autonomous ship technology. Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with Google to develop further its intelligent...
sensor data

Sensor Data and Awareness in Space

A growing number of satellite system owners and operators need new capabilities to protect their assets and missions in space. To address this need,...
criminal intelligence

Unified Platform for Criminal Intelligence

A new national criminal intelligence system has been launched in Australia after completing a two-year pilot of the nascent inter-jurisdictional platform. Now the Australian...

Applying Gaming Tech in US Navy Submarines

The U.S. Navy plans to use Xbox 360 for operating periscopes on its newer submarines. The idea was proposed by defense contractor Lockheed Martin,...
asymmetric warfare

Mosaic Strategy – The New Asymmetric Warfare Advantage

The US defense R&D establishment has been seeking new ways to preserve the American advantage in asymmetric warfare. DARPA’s Strategic Technology Office (STO) unveiled...
unmanned systems

Awaiting with Excitement to the Unmanned Systems Conference and Demos

Everything is in place towards the opening this morning of the fifth Unmanned Vehicles and Robotics AUS&R 2017 conference, exhibition, and live demonstrations. All the...