DARPA Ground X-Vehicle Technology (GXV-T) Crew Augmentation Simulation (Courtesy of DARPA)

Next-Gen Human/Machine Interface for GXV-T Vehicles (Video)

Raytheon is developing new technology to provide comprehensive situational awareness to troops inside windowless armored vehicles, as part of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)'s Ground X-Vehicle Technologies (GXV-T) program. The goal...

Engility Wins $10M Award to Combat Chikungunya Virus (Learn More)

Engility Holdings, has been awarded a $10 million task order by the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research to conduct clinical trials for vaccines to combat the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus. The task...
Retired US Navy Vice Adm. David Buss, corporate senior vice president & president of Cubic Global Defense

Cubic Receives Navy Award to Support USPACOM CFE-DM

Cubic Global Defense, has received an award for a potential five-year task order valued at approximately $20 million to support the U.S. Pacific Command’s (USPACOM) Center For Excellence in Disaster Management and...
Jeff Bezos Founder & CEO, Amazon

Amazon Accepting Apps thru Oct. 28 for $2.5M Socialbot Competition

Introducing the Alexa Prize The way humans interact with machines is at an inflection point and conversational artificial intelligence (AI) is at the center of the transformation. Alexa, the voice service that powers...
Michael T. Strianese, L-3’s Chairman & CEO

L-3 to Acquire Assets of Implant Sciences (Learn More)

L-3 Communications has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire the explosives trace detection (ETD) business of Implant Sciences for $117.5 million in cash, plus the assumption of specified liabilities. L-3...
Women in Biometrics

SIA Accepting Nominations for ‘Women in Biometrics’ Awards

The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced that nominations are being accepted for the 2016 Women in Biometrics Awards. The awards, which are co-presented by SIA and SecureIDNews, were launched to recognize...

Gun Transfer Launches Cloud-Based Firearm Transfer Software

Gun Transfer is the first and only company that provides online transfer services for the used gun market. In 3 easy steps, users can change ownership of their firearm legally and safely. Online...
John P. Murtha (LPD 26)

Navy Commissions Amphibious Transport Dock John P. Murtha

The Navy commissioned the amphibious transport dock ship John P. Murtha (LPD 26), on Saturday, Oct. 8, in a ceremony at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia. The ship is named in honor of John...
Eileen Roberson, US Navy Reserve Captain (Ret)

USMMA Alumni Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Misconduct

The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Association and Foundation (AAF) has announced the creation of a Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment to address sexual misconduct at...
Dr. Kendra Hatcher

Woman on FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Extradited (Video)

Thomas M. Class, Sr., special agent in charge of the FBI’s Dallas Field Office, announced that Brenda Delgado, the 506th person to be placed on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives...