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Watch this DARPA drone speed around a warehouse at 45 mph

The Verge - ‎13 hours ago‎
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is testing autonomous drones that can maneuver around obstacles at up to 45 mph.

DARPA Awards Contracts for See-Through-Walls Technology

Nextgov - ‎15 hours ago‎
(DARPA did not immediately respond to Nextgov's request for more details about awardees.) The program aims to tap into the information stored in photons -- light particles to get hints as to what objects or threats might be surrounding a viewer ...
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DARPA's New Autonomous Submarine-Hunter Could Change Naval Combat Forever

Gizmodo - ‎17 hours ago‎
In 2010, DARPA announced it was creating an autonomous, submarine-hunting war machine that would be manned with exactly zero people.
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DARPA Plans to Launch 132-Foot Unmanned Warship in April

NBCNews.com - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
It sounds like science fiction: an unmanned warship patrolling the seas, autonomously searching for enemy submarines. But DARPA is in the business of bringing science fiction ideas to life, and a robotic ship like that is just what the defense research ...

How DARPA Is Prepping For The Next Cyberwar

Popular Science - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
Situated behind a mall and next to an open pit of a construction site, the northern Virginia headquarters of DARPA, the military's most forward-looking appendage, aren't so much nondescript as they are deliberately non-assuming--a shrine to ...

Faster Than Thought: DARPA, Artificial Intelligence, & The Third Offset Strategy

Breaking Defense - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
ARLINGTON: The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is developing artificial intelligence that can help humans understand the floods of data they unleashed 50 years ago with the Internet and make better decisions, even in the heat of ...

DARPA's new turbo mini-drone takes flight

Washington Post - ‎16 hours ago‎
February 12, 2016 3:14 PM EST - DARPA's incredibly fast mini-drone zooms around a warehouse at 20 meters per second, demonstrating its autonomous flight capabilities.
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DARPA Sees a Future Battlefield With Drone Ships and Super Soldiers

Popular Mechanics - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
DARPA offered a glimpse of where the Pentagon's mad science agency is headed on Tuesday, when director Arati Prabhakar and deputy director Steven Walker briefed reporters at a press conference in Washington the agency's most futuristic defense ...

Darpa Developing Better Management Of Electromagnetic Spectrum

Aviation Week - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
"Darpa Developing Better Management Of Electromagnetic Spectrum" is part of Aviation Week & Space Technology's Defense Technology International edition.
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DARPA found an easy way to implant chips in brains

Fusion - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
In an article published Monday in Nature Biotechnology, researchers at the University of Melbourne working under DARPA's Reliable Neural-Interface Technology (RE-NET) program describe a study in sheep that recorded signals from the motor cortex of the ...

What else makes DARPA tick

Science Magazine - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
This week's issue of Science profiles the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in Arlington, Virginia, the U.S.

What makes DARPA tick?

Science Magazine - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Founded in 1958 in the aftermath of Sputnik, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is supposed to make sure the U.S.
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Honeywell to provide virtual reality technology for DARPA's GXV-T programme

Army Technology - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
Honeywell is to provide a virtual reality instrument panel for the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Ground X-Vehicle Technologies (GXV-T) programme. Both parties signed an agreement for the first-of-its-kind virtual reality ...

DARPA converts Stent into strentrode for recording neural activity

Next Big Future - ‎17 hours ago‎
DARPA has previously demonstrated direct brain control of a prosthetic limb by paralyzed patients fitted with penetrating electrode arrays implanted in the motor cortex during traditional open-brain surgery,” said Doug Weber, the program manager for ...

Honeywell 'Cockpit' For Darpa's X-Tank

Aviation Week - ‎17 hours ago‎
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Darpa's MIT's Eyeriss chip uses 'neural networks' to act like the human brain

Daily Mail - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The Pentagon is funding research to develop a microchip that not only promises brain-like artificial intelligence, it is small enough to fit inside a wide range of mobile devices.

DARPA Program Seeks Neural Implant for Brain-Drain Communication

Power Electronics Technology - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
Among the program's potential applications are devices that could compensate for deficits in sight or hearing by feeding digital auditory or visual information into the brain.
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DARPA researchers to push the limits of reading and writing human brain neurons

Network World - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
In four years, DARPA wants a breakthrough from neuroscientists that will record from 1 million neurons simultaneously. DARPA will spend $60 million under the broader Whitehouse BRAIN Initiative to fund research in the top neuroscience ...
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Here's how DARPA trained researchers to kill bots

The Next Web - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
DARPA seeded 39 bots in the synthetic discussion involving more than 7,000 accounts, but the researchers did not know exactly how many bots they would be searching for.
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DARPA looks to develop a high-res brain-computer interface

Defense Systems - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
“Today's best brain-computer interface systems are like two supercomputers trying to talk to each other using an old 300-baud modem,” Phillip Alvelda, the NESD program manager, said in DARPA's announcement. “Imagine what will become possible when ...
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