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Wearables at war: How smart textiles are lightening the load for soldiers

From fabric keyboards to kit that powers up when the soldier mounts up, Intelligent Textiles is one of the companies on the front line of wearable technology.

By March 11, 2015


Stay in better touch, be a better friend with Tinyblu

​Keep tabs on when you last spoke to or saw your friends to with this simple Web app to avoid long lulls in your relationships.

By July 24, 2014


Electronic girlfriend coat hugs you, talks nice to you

A group of Japanese students create a girlfriend-substitute coat that holds you and whispers sweet nothings in your ear.

By April 10, 2013


Army pouring $66 million into 'Punisher' gun

This futuristic grenade launcher is entering the engineering and manufacturing development phase.

By March 28, 2011


'Smart' grenade launcher heads to Afghanistan

The XM-25 makes use of features like a laser rangefinder and microchip-equipped ammo to take on targets out of reach of small arms fire.

By May 8, 2010


Don't forget the 'public' in public transportation--Jasmine's Tech Dos & Don'ts

CNET editor Jasmine France runs down the dos and don'ts of riding public transportation with your tech gadgets.

By March 18, 2010


Fancy pants headed to Afghanistan

Army tests new combat pants designed for the rugged mountains of Afghanistan.

By May 26, 2009


Open-source projects to provide corporate benefits?

Could open-source projects offer corporate benefits? If Accenture can, why not open source?

By February 11, 2009


Report: Army to sink $50 million into combat training games

World of Warcraft, move over. The Army is preparing to invest millions into combat training games and systems, in a move to prepare its soldiers for battle.

By November 24, 2008


PEO only if you want

PEO only if you want

By January 5, 2006