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Army to honor gear that lessens IED damage

Two of the military branch's top inventions for 2007, SPARK and HEAT are designed to help protect troops traveling in a combat zone.

By May. 22, 2008

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Tactile watch for blind shows time with ball bearings

Part of a Kickstarter campaign, the beautifully designed Bradley wristwatch makes reading the time as easy as touching its face.

By Jul. 12, 2013

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G-Project G-Boom

For $100 you'll be hard-pressed to find another portable Bluetooth speaker that delivers as much bass as the G-Boom.

By Nov. 15, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 15, 2013
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Blast Boxers bomb-proof the family jewels

Blast Boxers could save troops' privates from IED blasts. I feel for the dummies who tested these.

By Dec. 8, 2010

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Mini Dragon Runner bot likes being thrown around

Qinetiq North America's latest military robot weighs about 10 pounds and is designed to be the forward eyes and ears of troops.

By Aug. 18, 2011

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A Talon for land mines and heavy debris

Latest robot from Foster-Miller might provide more robust aid for those looking to clean up the dangerous litter of war.

By Dec. 10, 2008

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Marines to get their own flying car?

Logi Aerospace is developing a concept vehicle that's meant to be a flying car specifically designed with the military in mind. But not just the military.

By Jul. 3, 2010

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New honeycomb tire is 'bulletproof'

New airless tire is designed to carry soldiers to safety.

By Nov. 17, 2008

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Italian troops to button up against IEDs

Italian Ministry of Defense orders remote controlled machine gun turrets, gunners aim and fire from within vehicle using a flat panel display and joystick.

By Nov. 11, 2009

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Army building robotic tentacles to handle IEDs

The military is developing snakelike tentacle robots to manipulate IEDs and take part in search and rescue missions. Cobra Commander would be pleased.

By Jul. 27, 2010