Military Technology

China criticizes India over drone crash inside border

Dec 7, 2017

Beijing is objecting to an Indian drone's intrusion into its airspace after the unmanned vehicle crashed in Chinese territory

UN panel agrees to move ahead with debate on 'killer robots'

Nov 17, 2017

A U.N. panel is moving ahead with efforts to define and possibly set limits on weapons that can kill without human involvement, but not as quickly as some human rights groups and other opponents think is necessary to keep up with technological advances

North Korea, ever so cautiously, is going online

Nov 9, 2017

North Korea, ever so cautiously, is going online

G7 backs internet industry effort to detect, blunt extremism

Oct 20, 2017

The Group of Seven industrialized nations have thrown their support behind a new technology industry alliance aimed at detecting and blunting online propaganda to combat extremism on the internet

The launch of Sputnik 60 years ago opened space era

Oct 4, 2017

The launch of the world's first satellite 60 years ago by the Soviet Union ushered in the space era and showcased Moscow's military might and technological prowess

Hawaii man, South Korean national charged in bribery case

Sep 28, 2017

A Hawaii man and a South Korean national were charged in the soliciting of $2.8 million in bribes to steer more than $400 million worth of Army engineering and construction work to a South Korea-based company

US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's software

Sep 14, 2017

U.S. federal agencies are being told to stop using computer software supplied by Kaspersky Lab because of concerns about its ties to the Russian government and its spy agencies

The Latest: SKorea faces 'unprecedented security threat'

Sep 8, 2017

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says more launchers were added to a contentious high-tech missile defense system because his country faces an unprecedented security threat from North Korea

The Latest: Moon, Abe call for stronger sanctions on NKorea

Sep 7, 2017

Moon, Abe reaffirms support for stronger sanctions against North Korea

US Navy leader considers unmanned vehicles to increase power

Aug 31, 2017

The U.S. Navy's senior officer is looking to unmanned vehicles as he figures out how to increase naval power quickly

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