All Three Branches Agree: Big Brother Is the New Normal

BY DAVID KRAVETS <img src=”http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/threatlevel/2012/10/2787351023_8eb960f014_o-660×495.jpg&#8221; alt=”” title=”2787351023_8eb960f014_o” width=”660″ height=”495″ class=”size-large wp-image-49989″ /> Image: weegeebored/Flickr Despite Hurricane Sandy, the Supreme Court on Monday entertained oral arguments on whether it should halt a legal challenge to a once-secret warrantless surveillance program targeting Americans’ communications, a program that Congress eventually legalized in 2008. The hearing marked the first time … Continue reading

Future Military Robots To Be More Quiet, Lethal And Intelligent

<!– Viewed: times  –> Sat, Oct 27, 2012 12:28 CET A BAE System developed UUV, Talisman, during sea trials.       Militaries across the globe have begun implementing the use of robots for various military and naval activities. From autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) to ground robots everybody wants a piece of the action.       Australia has also undertaken … Continue reading