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January 1, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, army.mil, 8 December 2017, David Vergun
Remote Combat Vehicles to Punch as Hard as Abrams Tanks
Within five years, the Army would like to start testing remote combat vehicle prototypes, known as RCVs, which are unmanned, as light and as fast as a Stryker, but provide the...
December 18, 2017 | Source: C4ISRNET, c4isrnet.com, 29 Nov 2017, Michael Peck
DOGO Robot Will Pepper Spray Targets
Israeli firm General Robotics has unveiled its Less-Lethal Weapon (LLW) module for its DOGO robot. The LLW has a variety of non-lethal capabilities to assist special forces and...
November 20, 2017 | Source: Connected Warrior, connectedwarrior.com, 26 October 2017, Kris Osborn
Army Transforms Fleet of Bomb-Detecting Robots to Common Standards, Chassis
The Army is transforming its fleet of transportable robots to a common set of standards to expedite modernization, interoperability, autonomy and mission flexibility. During the...
Warfighter Trust in Autonomy
INTRODUCTION In response to rapid advancements in the fields of autonomy, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, the Department of Defense (DoD) has prioritized the...
November 6, 2017 | Source: Johns Hopkins University, releases.jhu.edu, 15 Sept 2017, Phil Sneiderman
DNA Triggers Shape-Shifting in Hydrogels, Opening a New Way to Make ‘Soft Robots’
Biochemical engineers at Johns Hopkins University have used sequences of DNA molecules to induce shape-changing in water-based gels, demonstrating a new tactic to produce soft...
November 6, 2017 | Source: C4ISRNET, c4isrnet.com, 25 October 2017, Michael Peck
DARPA OFFSET: Autonomous Drone Swarms for Warfighters
Raytheon and Northrop Grumman have been awarded Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency contracts to develop drone swarms for urban combat environments. DARPA’s OFFensive Swarm-...
September 11, 2017 | Source: DARPA, darpa.mil, 31 May 2017, DARPA Public Affairs
Teaching Robots “Manners”: Digitally Capturing and Conveying Human Norms
Researchers develop methods to help machines display appropriate social behavior in interactions with humans. Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) are making virtual and...
August 28, 2017 | Source: WIRED, wired.co.uk, 21 August 2017, Matt Burgess
Fully Autonomous Weapons Coming...but They're Not Here Yet
Pioneers from the worlds of artificial intelligence and robotics – including Elon Musk and Deepmind's Mustafa Suleyman – have asked the United Nations to ban autonomous weapon...
August 14, 2017 | Source: New Atlas; By: Rich Haridy
Deployment of Weaponized Artificial Intelligence and the “Terminator Conundrum”
Earlier this month, the Russian weapons manufacturer Kalashnikov Group made a low-key announcement with frightening implications. The company revealed it had developed a range of...
July 31, 2017 | Source: Wyss Institute, wyss.harvard.edu, 12 July 2017, Lindsay Brownell
Soft and Stretchy Fabric-Based Sensors for Wearable Robots
Wearable technologies – from heart rate monitors to virtual reality headsets – are exploding in popularity in both the consumer and research spaces, but most of the electronic...