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Apple: Don't make nuclear weapons using iTunes

A mind-boggling clause is noticed by an eagle-eyed blogger in the iTunes agreement. Was Apple thinking of nuclear weapons that play Bieber as they explode?

By Jun. 28, 2013

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Chinese hackers reportedly accessed U.S. weapons designs

More than two dozen advanced weapons systems are said to have been accessed. Documents obtained by the Washington Post do not indicate whether the breaches occurred on government or contractor networks.

By May. 27, 2013

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Lockheed's ADAM enters the laser weapons stakes

But belay your Death Star wishes. The Area Defense Anti-Munitions system sports a very modest 10-kilowatt fiber laser and for now just shoots small fry.

By Nov. 28, 2012

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U.S. Air Force designates six cybertools as weapons

New designations should allow the programs to better compete for increasingly scarce Pentagon funding, an official says.

By Apr. 8, 2013

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'Weapons of Mass Destruction' discussion lands at SXSW

South by Southwest has gotten so big that the top arms control official in the United States decided to stop by the conference with a message for its techies: We come in peace.

By Mar. 8, 2013

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The 404 1,265: Where we build weapons of mass distraction (podcast)

Did you know that Dave Chappelle was in a "Home Improvement" spinoff sitcom in the 1990s? All of the episodes are on YouTube right now, and we'll trace its history on today's 404 episode.

By May. 7, 2013

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Ep. 1265: Where we build weapons of mass distraction

Did you know that Dave Chappelle was in a "Home Improvement" spinoff sitcom show in the 1990s? All the episodes are on YouTube right now, and we'll trace its history on today's 404 episode.

By May. 7, 2013

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Making music from Mexico's weapons (pictures)

It's an orchestra like no other. Artist Pedro Reyes and a team of musicians engineer 50 amazing-looking musical instruments from destroyed Mexican weapons as a statement on violence in the country.

9 Images By Nov. 1, 2012

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Phew! Britain has anti-alien weapons

Just when you thought the world was defenseless against beings from outer space, along comes a former British Government adviser to declare that the nation has anti-alien weapons ready.

By Oct. 14, 2012

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A brief history of laser weapons (pictures)

The Pentagon has long been infatuated by the promise of laser firepower. Blinded by the light? Perhaps. But it has eked out a few small victories in this arduous campaign.

26 Images By Oct. 6, 2012