DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

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Name: DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
First reported 44 mins ago - Updated 44 mins ago - 1 reports

Science fiction weapon a step closer to reality

Star Wars, Star Trek – even Buck Rogers – all have fictional laser beams that can blast enemies to smithereens. And up to now, laser cannons have pretty much remained in science fiction. But now, military researchers and defense contractors may be close ... [Published Kim Komando - 44 mins ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 4 reports

Self-healing soldiers: Pentagon seeks technology that can manage body's nervous system

The human body has amazing self-healing capabilities — and the Pentagon believes it can manipulate those capabilities to its advantage.Researchers say they’re on the verge of tap into the body’s peripheral nervous system by using technology created through ... [Published Washington Times - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

UT Engineers Team Up to Move Analog Brain Closer to Reality

ArelMachine learning, the science that makes it possible for devices to “think” on their own, is taking the next step forward thanks to UT College of Engineering professors Jeremy Holleman and Itamar Arel, both of whom are assistant professors in the ... [Published The University of Tennessee, Knoxville - 5 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

ASU student builds jetpack to help soldiers run faster

An Arizona State University student is building a jetpack with the goal of helping soldiers run faster.Think of "The Rocketeer," but with the user staying on the ground instead of taking to the skies.Engineering student Jason Kerestes has built a prototype ... [Published KTAR.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Federal Shared Services Gains Traction

US Treasury official sees shared services boosting productivity and transparency.5 Breakthrough DARPA Technologies Beyond GPS(Click image for larger view and slideshow.)The push for federal agencies to move to a shared-services environment for financial ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 9 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

US researchers develop Jetpack that allows people run faster

American researchers have developed a jetpack that can allow people reach the four-minute mile mark by enhancing speed and agility.Researchers at Arizona State University (ASU) have developed this jetpack with the help of the Defence Advanced Research ... [Published Business Standard India - 16 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Teeny Tiny Implantable Device Would Turn You into the Hulk, Sort Of

Military-sponsored program aims to develop an implantable device that monitors the body, encourages it to heal itselfScientists with the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (better known as DARPA) are now busy trying to use technology to turn ... [Published Softpedia - 17 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

DARPA working on portable and ruggedized artificial "biospleen" to fight sepsis

Today, when we think of the dangers of the battlefield, we think of wounds caused by bullets, bombs, and other weapons. But as late as the Spanish American war of 1898, the number of soldiers who died from infectious diseases as opposed to directly from ... [Published Gizmag - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

Harvard’s Wyss Institute Awarded DARPA Contract to Advance Exosuit

The suit conforms to the body, allowing for natural joint movement while augmenting effectiveness. Photograph courtesy of Harvard’s Wyss Institute.The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, announced ... [Published O&P Edge - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tiny Implants Could Give Humans Self-Healing Superpowers

By Elizabeth Palermo, Staff WriterDate: 18 September 2014 Time: 08:00 AM ETA concept drawing explains the goals of the ElectRX program.CREDIT: DARPAWolverine, Ghost Rider, the Incredible Hulk — all of these characters have at least one awesome trait in ... [Published LiveScience.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Lockheed completes initial test flight of new aircraft laser turret

Lockheed Martin has successfully completed an initial test flight of the aero-adaptive aero-optic beam control (ABC) turret onboard the University of Notre Dame's airborne aero-optical laboratory transonic aircraft in Michigan, US.Undertaken in collaboration ... [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

DARPA Hopes to Heal Soldiers' Bodies & Minds With Brain Microchip

In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested. ... [Published Design News - Sep 18 2014]

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...Please write "Biz Calendar' in subject line. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 Designing Learning Certificate Program"
"Every customer has a different problem they're trying to solve" he said
...Government-owned laboratories will be scrutinized, too. "We're going to take a hard look at the DoD laboratories," said Kendall. "We've spent a lot of money there and are trying to get a higher return out of our laboratories."
"There's a people impact. People hired 35 or 40 years ago don't want to make a change," said Lebryk. "This is an opportunity to bring new skills into the organization. We're not doing a very good job -- we need to do a better job -- tracking new talent."

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Science fiction weapon a step closer to reality [Published Kim Komando - 44 mins ago]
WSJ Lines Up Tim Cook to Kick Off Inaugural WSJ... [Published Mac Observer - 1 hour ago]
Business Calendar for Week of Sept. 22, 2014 [Published San Diego Business Journal - 2 hours ago]
Self-healing soldiers: Pentagon seeks technolog... [Published Washington Times - 4 hours ago]
With 5 new contracts, Prioria adding engineers [Published Gainesville Sun - 5 hours ago]
UT Engineers Team Up to Move Analog Brain Close... [Published The University of Tennessee, Knoxville - 5 hours ago]
ASU student builds jetpack to help soldiers run... [Published KTAR.com - 7 hours ago]
Federal Shared Services Gains Traction [Published DailyMe.Com - 9 hours ago]
New Pentagon Procurement Rules Seek to Create C... [Published National Defense Magazine - 9 hours ago]
Stock Update (NYSE:NOC): Northrop Grumman Engin... [Published Stock Nod - 9 hours ago]
Federal Shared Services Gains Traction [Published Information Week - 10 hours ago]
Germanium-Tin Semiconductors for Cost-Effective... [Published AZoM - 11 hours ago]
Bringing Space Science Education to Burning Man... [Published Fast Company - 11 hours ago]
Why Facebook, Google, and the NSA Want Computer... [Published Mother Jones - 15 hours ago]
Superhuman Power to 'Heal Yourself' Developed i... [Published International Business Times UK - 16 hours ago]
Darpa Developing Intelligent Pacemaker to Manag... [Published Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - 16 hours ago]
US researchers develop Jetpack that allows peop... [Published Business Standard India - 16 hours ago]
Teeny Tiny Implantable Device Would Turn You in... [Published Softpedia - 17 hours ago]
FUTURISM UPDATE (September 19, 2014) [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - 20 hours ago]
2014/09/18 Seeing Through the Fog (and Dust and... [Published DARPA - 21 hours ago]
UMBC GIS Webinar: "Big Social Data Analysis" Oc... [Published Good Day Sacramento - 22 hours ago]
New Tech To Let Humans Heal Themselves Like Wol... [Published Inquisitr - 22 hours ago]
DARPA working on portable and ruggedized artifi... [Published Gizmag - 23 hours ago]
Tier-1 takes “top priority” in annual State of ... [Published Rebel Yell - Sep 19 2014]
The Future of Military vehicles?? [Published 3rdID8487 - YouTube Channel - Sep 19 2014]
Harvard’s Wyss Institute Awarded DARPA Contract... [Published O&P Edge - Sep 19 2014]
ADCs designed for integration into digital micr... [Published Electronic Specifier - Sep 19 2014]
NASA: 3D Printer; ocean monitoring tool part of... [Published NetworkWorld - Sep 18 2014]
MIT's Amazing DARPA-Funded Jumping Robot Shows ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 18 2014]
Boehringer Ingelheim and CureVac announce colla... [Published Boehringer Ingelheim - Sep 18 2014]
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FUTURISM UPDATE (September 19, 2014) [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - 20 hours ago]
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The Future of Military vehicles?? [Published 3rdID8487 - YouTube Channel - Sep 19 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8MaX3G5UvA&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;The Future of Military vehicles?? One of the key goals of DARPA's Ground X-Vehicle Technology (GXV-T) program ...
[tt] Brookings: Ryan Calo: The Case for a Feder... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 18 2014]
Ryan Calo: The Case for a Federal Robotics Commission http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/Research/Files/Reports/2014/09/case%20for%20federal%20robotics%20commission/RoboticsCommissionR2_Calo.pdf September 2014Ryan Calo is an assistant professor at the University ...
What you missed on 9.17.14 [Published Autoblog - Sep 18 2014]
Filed under: Spy Photos , Minivan/Van , Technology , Kia , TV/Movies First Drive: 2015 Kia Sedona If today's minivan sales are any indication, young parents with newly expanding families just aren't willing to submit to the practical ...
Magnetic neural control with nanoparticles [Published MIT News feed - Sep 17 2014]
Magnetic nanoparticles don’t have to be "one size fits all." Instead, individual magnetic nanoparticles can be tailored in an array of differing sizes and compositions to allow for heating them separately by varying the frequency and amplitude of an ...
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Northrop Grumman Selected by DARPA to Develop B... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 10 2014]
Photo Release -- Northrop Grumman Developing XS... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 19 2014]
SSL awarded contract for innovative, affordable... [Published Financial Services - Jul 21 2014]
SSL awarded contract for innovative, affordable... [Published Financial Services - Jul 21 2014]
Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Develop Mi... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 05 2014]
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