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US Army tests remote controlled weapons for base protection

Remotely-controlled weapons systems have drastically reduced the number of Soldiers needed for perimeter security at an expeditionary base camp here. “Every Soldier I have assigned to securing the perimeter is one I don’t have that can execute support missions,” said …

Life in GoogleVille

Google is changing your urban world. * Self driving cars * Helper robots * Augmented reality * Universal wifi * high resolution surveillance video cameras with infrared imaging and other home gadgets from Nest The latest models of Google’s self-driving …