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Boeing patents 'Star Wars'-style force fields

Aircraft and military manufacturer Boeing has been granted a patent on a system that is designed to prevent explosion shockwaves from harming a target.

By March 22, 2015

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See how the 'Interstellar' robots walked on set as life-sized puppets, not CGI

A fascinating behind-the-scenes video shows how mobile metal cabinets TARS and CASE really walked among the actors of Christopher Nolan's sci-fi opus.

By March 27, 2015

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US military social-media accounts hacked

The US military Central Command says it is investigating hacks of its YouTube and Twitter accounts by apparent ISIS supporters.

By January 12, 2015

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No military credentials needed to use this Stargate

You might not jump to another world, but with this "working" 3D-printed Stargate, you can pretend.

By December 16, 2014

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iRobot's military bots answer to one tap on a tablet

A new app makes it easy to control iRobot's defense and security robots. Also, AT&T pays for mobile "cramming," and Snapchat will soon feature advertisements.

By October 9, 2014

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iRobot's military bots answer to one tap on a tablet

A new app makes it easy to control iRobot's defense and security robots. Also, AT&T pays for mobile "cramming," and Snapchat will soon feature advertisements.

By October 9, 2014

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Uber recruits military veterans to be drivers

The ride-sharing service rolls out a new initiative to "on-board 50,000 members of the military community" within the next year and a half.

By September 17, 2014

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Camping lantern promises to create a force field against bugs

Using a butane cartridge and a compound derived from chrysanthemum flowers, this lantern might become your new best camping buddy.

By March 25, 2015

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Inside the Army's CH-47F Chinook helicopter (pictures)

The latest mainstream generation of the Chinook helicopter is the CH-47F, which features major upgrades, including fully digitized flight controls.

17 Images By February 16, 2015

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IBM's Watson helps military members go back to civilian life

Big Blue's 'Jeopardy'-winning computer now comes in the form of an app that uses its technical know-how to assist military personnel in transitioning to life back home.

By July 23, 2014