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26 Countries Gather In Hawaii For Massive War Game

World militaries will practice five weeks of training, teamwork and blowing stuff up during peak tourist season.<p>As summer visitors flock to Hawaii for sun, sand and surf, the militaries of more than two dozen nations will be in and around the islands for five weeks of war games.<p>The Rim of the …

Military

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

How Will China React to the Gavel Coming Down in the South China Sea?

Rising tensions in the South China Sea have cast a pall over many actors and issues, but not international law. Indeed, the United Nations Convention …

The 7 most important military decisions the next president will have to make

With ISIS continuing to fight, Russia and China throwing their weight around, and budget shortfalls becoming bigger and bigger problems, the Department of Defense will definitely need strong leadership in the form of a commander-in-chief and his political appointees in the months immediately …

Military

Best Backpacking GPS? Try Your Phone

Hikers and backpackers are ditching GPS devices in favor of their phones. An app launching this week from OnXmaps adds new functionality and works …

Google Maps beta hints at SD storage for offline maps, fixes for Android Auto

Google Maps has added several features and fixes to the latest beta version.<p>Many of the changes in version 9.31 pertain specifically to those running …

Android News

Google Maps app updated to v9.31, ready to run on Android N Dev Preview

Aside from Android Pay, Google Maps is also getting some enhancements via the latest update. It’s a major release so don’t be surprised if you see a …

Android News

Google Maps v9.31 Beta Part 2: multiple waypoints, notifications about indoor maps and transit disruptions, and more [APK Teardown]

Article Contents<p>1 Teardown<p>1.1 Multiple Waypoints<p>1.2 Warnings About Mass Transit Disruptions<p>1.3 Notifications About Indoor Maps (At Airports)<p>1.4 …

U.S. Defense Budget Contains a $100 Million Gift for Boeing

Deploying flares, the A-10 dodges another bullet in Congress. IMAGE SOURCE:NORTHROP GRUMMAN.<p>It's a fact of life that some of the our military's toughest fights don't take place on the battlefield against U.S. foes, but in Congress.<p>Take the A-10 Thunderbolt II close-air-support fighter-bomber, for …

Aviation

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 may unlock with a glance, report says

Fingerprint scanners are an excellent way to secure your smartphone from hackers (or prying partners). But as we've seen before, if someone really …

Phones

Forget oil: Lithium Is transportation's future

Just a few years ago, we would have scoffed at the idea that electric vehicles could be mainstream anytime soon, or that the global appetite for lithium-ion batteries and mass power storage would be so voracious, and so sudden. Today, no one is scoffing, and lithium is being viewed as our new …

Electric Vehicles

Putin praises 'all-embracing' partnership of Russia, China

BEIJING (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday emphasized economic ties with China and praised what he called Russia's "all-embracing and strategic partnership" with its neighbor, during a visit to Beijing that takes place against the background of a drop in trade and lingering …

Researchers Make Malware That Steals Data by Spinning Your Computer's Fans

A new paper shows how data can be extracted from computers without an internet connection or audio hardware.<p>A team of researchers claim they've developed malware that can extract data from an isolated computer with no internet connection, camera or audio hardware—all by using sounds generated by …

Use These Secret Codes to Unlock Hidden Features on Your iPhone

Since the earliest days of cellular technology, secret codes have been embedded into the software of our mobile devices, and they’re still in place …

Hawaii Becomes First State to Put Gun Owners in FBI Database

Hawaii passed a law making it the first state to put gun owners on a federal criminal record database and monitor them.<p>Hawaii Governor David Ige …

Putin’s New Stealth Jet Is on a Mission: To Prove Russia Can Still Fight

Not that long ago, Russia’s air force was all but wrecked. Now the Kremlin’s most advanced warplane is soaring over the seized territory of …

Russia

Russia: US military flight in Sea of Japan was a safety risk

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Defense Ministry has spelled out why it believes a U.S. reconnaissance flight over the Sea of Japan was a safety risk, saying …

Military

Restarting Lockheed's F-22 'Is Not A Crazy Idea': Air Force Chief

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Restarting production of <b>Lockheed Martin's</b> (LMT) F-22 "is not a crazy idea," Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said …

Watch this: high-performance take off in a Eurofighter Typhoon

Here’s what a high performance take off from the backseat of one of the world’s most advanced fighters looks like. On Jan. 28, I had the opportunity …

Military Aircraft

German RepRap Comes Through for Airbus Helicopters Again

While a helicopter serves many purposes, one of the most common is aerial surveillance and/or video and photography. How many times have you turned …

3D Printing

MoD poised to award £2bn Apache deal to Boeing in new blow to UK defence industry

The Ministry of Defence is poised to hand another major deal to a US company, with a £2bn contract for new Apache helicopters set to be awarded to Boeing.<p>Leonardo, the Italian aerospace manufacturer until recently known as Finmeccanica, had been battling to land the deal, which would have seen the …

Polish F-16s to get new air-to-surface weapons

Poland wants new weapons for its F-16 Block 52+ jet fighters. The Armament Inspectorate of the Polish Ministry of Defense plans to acquire new …

Military

Airbus CEO: A400M issues could have been avoided - Military Aviation News

Chief Executive Officer of Airbus Group, Tom Enders, was quoted by newspaper Bild am Sonntag as saying that current problems in the A400M program …

Looks like Boeing won a $2.9 billion contract to provide Apache helicopters to the UK

The MoD has decided to give Boeing a 50-aircraft contract, including servicing, and the announcement could come as early as July, the newspaper said.<p>Italian aerospace manufacturer Leonardo Finmeccanica SpA had been a contender for the contract, the Telegraph said.<p>U.S. planemaker Boeing is offering …

Aviation

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Belgium shows off Russian plane intercepts

<b>(CNN) —</b> New photos released by Belgium give a close-up look at some interesting Russian aircraft that Belgian F-16 fighters encountered during a four-month stint as part of NATO's Baltic Air Policing mission.<p>The Russian planes intercepted by the Belgians included a Su-27 Flanker, a Tu-134AK, an …

U.S. Air Force

Attempted North Korea missile launch fails: South Korea | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea attempted to fire a missile from its east coast on Tuesday but the launch appears to have failed, South Korean officials said, in what would be the latest in a string of unsuccessful ballistic missile tests by the isolated country.<p>The launch attempt took place at …

North Korea

How a U.S.-Russian Space Rocket Deal Funds Putin's Cronies

Russia's space industry is managed by two officials sanctioned over the invasion of Ukraine. So why is the Pentagon buying $2 billion from it?<p>The …

Russia