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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian A stealthy missionCold War, when military officials were looking for ways in which to avoid Sovie
Pajaronian A stealthy mission
Register Pajaronian / Posted yesterday
Cold War, when military officials were looking for ways in which to avoid Soviet radar. The project got its start when the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency put out a call for such a plane to seven aircraft companies. None of these were... Read more
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FOX Business
Moog Ekes Out an Earnings Win on Aerospace Strengthcontrol systems for its Tern unmanned developmental aircraft. The project, whic
Moog Ekes Out an Earnings Win on Aerospace Strength
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
control systems for its Tern unmanned developmental aircraft. The project, which is part of a joint program between the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the U.S. Office of Naval Research, involves having Moog design and make the... Read more
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FOX Business
Moog Ekes Out an Earnings Win on Aerospace Strengthcontrol systems for its Tern unmanned developmental aircraft. The project, whic
Moog Ekes Out an Earnings Win on Aerospace Strength
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
control systems for its Tern unmanned developmental aircraft. The project, which is part of a joint program between the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the U.S. Office of Naval Research, involves having Moog design and make the... Read more
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CNET
Google taps ex-Motorola exec for new hardware groupthat it poached ATAP's leader, Regina Dugan, to lead a new hardware lab of its
Google taps ex-Motorola exec for new hardware group
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
that it poached ATAP's leader, Regina Dugan, to lead a new hardware lab of its own, called Building 8. Before Google, Dugan headed up DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, which develops emerging technology for the US m... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Seeing' around corners: DARPA research into holographic imaging of hidden objectsSchool of Engineering Researchers from SMU's Lyle School of Engineering will le
'Seeing' around corners: DARPA research into holographic imaging of hidden objects
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
School of Engineering Researchers from SMU's Lyle School of Engineering will lead a multi-university team funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to build a theoretical framework for creating a computer-generated image of... Read more
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Slate
The Threats That Artificial Intelligence Researchers Actually Worry Aboutis likely—or even possible—in the field of A.I. Other researchers’ funding dire
The Threats That Artificial Intelligence Researchers Actually Worry About
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
is likely—or even possible—in the field of A.I. Other researchers’ funding directly depends on developing technology for Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, so raising the alarm over A.I. —especially “killer robots”—is not in... Read more
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express
Mystery mushroom cloud filmed billowing from Area 51 'alien' base Clinton has eyes onmakes it into the White House. HAARP was a weather ion research programme join
Mystery mushroom cloud filmed billowing from Area 51 'alien' base Clinton has eyes on
express / Posted 3 days ago
makes it into the White House. HAARP was a weather ion research programme jointly funded by the US Air Force, US Navy, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and universities. It began in 1993 and at the height of conspiracies, some... Read more
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International Business Times
Darpa wants to build encrypted messaging app for the US Department of Defense using Blockchain The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is looking for busines
Darpa wants to build encrypted messaging app for the US Department of Defense using Blockchain
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is looking for businesses to help it develop a secure messaging platform that is impossible to be hacked, and has decided this will be best accomplished by adopting the decentralised bitcoin... Read more
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FOX Business
Facebook Inc. Hires Google Moonshot Execat scale in products that feel almost magic." Prior to joining Google's ATAP te
Facebook Inc. Hires Google Moonshot Exec
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
at scale in products that feel almost magic." Prior to joining Google's ATAP team, Dugan was the Director of DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Regina Dugan. Image source: Google. Is Facebook planning its own... Read more
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FOX Business
Facebook Inc. Hires Google Moonshot Execat scale in products that feel almost magic." Prior to joining Google's ATAP te
Facebook Inc. Hires Google Moonshot Exec
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
at scale in products that feel almost magic." Prior to joining Google's ATAP team, Dugan was the Director of DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Continue Reading Below Regina Dugan. Image source: Google. Is Facebook planning... Read more
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FOX Business
DARPA Just Built a Robotic Hunter-Killer in Record TimeUnmanned Vessel program, or ACTUV, it's already complete -- and afloat. Last we
DARPA Just Built a Robotic Hunter-Killer in Record Time
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
Unmanned Vessel program, or ACTUV, it's already complete -- and afloat. Last week, the Pentagon's mad scientists at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency unveiled the ACTUV prototype in Portland, Ore., christening the vessel Sea... Read more
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FOX Business
DARPA Just Built a Robotic Hunter-Killer in Record TimeUnmanned Vessel program, or ACTUV, it's already complete -- and afloat. Last we
DARPA Just Built a Robotic Hunter-Killer in Record Time
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
Unmanned Vessel program, or ACTUV, it's already complete -- and afloat. Last week, the Pentagon's mad scientists at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency unveiled the ACTUV prototype in Portland, Ore., christening the vessel Sea... Read more
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FOX Business
The Army Wants a Star Trek-Like Universal Translator -- and Wants IBM to Build Ithad the opportunity to meet an American soldier.) The problem This poses a pro
The Army Wants a Star Trek-Like Universal Translator -- and Wants IBM to Build It
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
had the opportunity to meet an American soldier.) The problem This poses a problem for the American soldier. As DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, explains: "the volume of information encountered by [the U.S. military], the speed... Read more
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FOX Business
The Army Wants a Star Trek-Like Universal Translator -- and Wants IBM to Build Itan American soldier.) Continue Reading Below The problem This poses a problem
The Army Wants a Star Trek-Like Universal Translator -- and Wants IBM to Build It
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
an American soldier.) Continue Reading Below The problem This poses a problem for the American soldier. As DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, explains: "the volume of information encountered by [the U.S. military], the speed... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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ajc.com
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener placestuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to
These robots want to make Earth a cleaner, greener place
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
stuff from the trash that can be reused. ZRR works quickly, identifying up to 2,000 recyclables per arm every hour. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has also been working on a robot that could one day help recycle in space. It's... Read more
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The Mercury News
Spinoff of research giant SRI developing wearable roboticsemerge in the next few weeks." Warrior Web, the program that led to the Superf
Spinoff of research giant SRI developing wearable robotics
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
emerge in the next few weeks." Warrior Web, the program that led to the Superflex spinoff, was launched in 2011 by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), a research arm of the U.S. Department of Defense, with the goal of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Why has Russia boosted submarine patrols?vehicles and other equipment to NATO countries in Central and Eastern Europe, t
Why has Russia boosted submarine patrols?
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
vehicles and other equipment to NATO countries in Central and Eastern Europe, to deter Russian aggression. This month, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency christened a 132-foot prototype drone sea craft packed with sensors, the Sea... Read more
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The Economic Times
Russia bolsters its submarine fleet, and tensions with US riseit," said Dmitry Gorenburg, a Russian military specialist at the Center for Nav
Russia bolsters its submarine fleet, and tensions with US rise
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
it," said Dmitry Gorenburg, a Russian military specialist at the Center for Naval Analyses in Washington. This month, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency christened a 132-foot prototype drone sea craft packed with sensors, the Sea... Read more
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Business Wire
NRL Reveals Novel Uniform Coating Process of p-ALDDivision and Electronics Science and Technology Division. The authors of the pa
NRL Reveals Novel Uniform Coating Process of p-ALD
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
Division and Electronics Science and Technology Division. The authors of the paper gratefully acknowledge Drs. Dev Palmer (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), Baruch Levush (NRL), and Fritz Kub (NRL). The Naval Research Laboratory is the... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Aurora Successfully Flies Subscale X-Plane Aircraftof the Aurora Flight Sciences' "LightningStrike" Vertical Take-off and Landing
Aurora Successfully Flies Subscale X-Plane Aircraft
The Aero-News Network / Posted 11 days ago
of the Aurora Flight Sciences' "LightningStrike" Vertical Take-off and Landing Experimental Plane (VTOL x-plane) for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) was successfully flown for the first time at a U.S. military facility. The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Aurora Successfully Flies Subscale X-Plane Aircraftvehicle demonstrator (SVD) of its LightningStrike, Vertical Take-off and Landin
Aurora Successfully Flies Subscale X-Plane Aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
vehicle demonstrator (SVD) of its LightningStrike, Vertical Take-off and Landing Experimental Plane (VTOL x-plane) for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) was successfully flown at a U.S. military facility. The flight of the... Read more
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Ars Technica
Flashback: Declassified 1970 DOD cybersecurity document still relevantproject—the original version of what came to be known as the "Ware Report," a d
Flashback: Declassified 1970 DOD cybersecurity document still relevant
Ars Technica / Posted 12 days ago
project—the original version of what came to be known as the "Ware Report," a document published by the predecessor to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency in February 1970. And as much as technology has changed in the 46 years that have... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DARPA Prepares to Unleash a Storm of "Gremlins" on U.S. Foes"DARPA" is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the "mad scientists"
DARPA Prepares to Unleash a Storm of "Gremlins" on U.S. Foes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
"DARPA" is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the "mad scientists" division of the Pentagon, responsible for funding and developing leading-edge technologies that can be employed in warfare. Respectively, "Gremlins" is one such... Read more
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Daily Mail
DARPA funds second and third stages of reusable XS-1 spaceplaneBoeing was awarded funding to develop a design for the plane in August last yea
DARPA funds second and third stages of reusable XS-1 spaceplane
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Boeing was awarded funding to develop a design for the plane in August last year (artist's concept pictured) The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) is now entering the second and third phases of its ambitious program, which... Read more
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The Register
Chilling evidence emerges of Kilocat weaponit over the southwestern Pacific. Earlier this week, we received a dossier fro
Chilling evidence emerges of Kilocat weapon
The Register / Posted 15 days ago
it over the southwestern Pacific. Earlier this week, we received a dossier from an anonymous source who claims that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the US Air Force, Lockheed Martin and the black ops division of Wal-Mart... Read more
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CNET
Facebook plucks Google's Dugan for futurist techfew years, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post. The team will be led b
Facebook plucks Google's Dugan for futurist tech
CNET / Posted 16 days ago
few years, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post. The team will be led by Regina Dugan, the former head of DARPA, or Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, a US government agency charged with developing emerging technologies for the... Read more
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dna
Facebook plans to push Internet to more corners of the worldProjects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before
Facebook plans to push Internet to more corners of the world
dna / Posted 16 days ago
Projects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before joining Google, Dugan was director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency devoted to innovations for the US military. "I'm excited to have Regina apply... Read more
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New Kerala
Facebook unveils new research lab, hires ex-Google executive - newkerala.com #49214will be led by Regina Dugan who worked at the "Advanced Technology and Projects
Facebook unveils new research lab, hires ex-Google executive - newkerala.com #49214
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
will be led by Regina Dugan who worked at the "Advanced Technology and Projects" group at Google and was director of the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). "I am excited to have Regina apply DARPA-style breakthrough development... Read more
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PhysOrg
Facebook pushes Internet to more corners of the worldProjects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before
Facebook pushes Internet to more corners of the world
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Projects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before joining Google, Dugan was director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency devoted to innovations for the US military. "I'm excited to have Regina apply... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Facebook pushes Internet to more corners of the worldProjects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before
Facebook pushes Internet to more corners of the world
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
Projects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before joining Google, Dugan was director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency devoted to innovations for the US military. “I’m excited to have Regina apply... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Facebook pushes Internet to more corners of the worldProjects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before
Facebook pushes Internet to more corners of the world
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
Projects group at Google to head the new team, according to Zuckerberg. Before joining Google, Dugan was director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency devoted to innovations for the US military. "I'm excited to have Regina apply... Read more
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Market Watch
Facebook hires Google exec to lead new research labher Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the California Institute of Technology
Facebook hires Google exec to lead new research lab
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
her Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the California Institute of Technology and was the first woman to lead the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the Pentagon research lab known as Darpa, which she helmed from 2009 to 2012. She... Read more
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Mashable
Facebook poaches Google's ATAP lead to head its new hardware divisionwho most recently led the Advanced Technology and Projects group at Google, and
Facebook poaches Google's ATAP lead to head its new hardware division
Mashable / Posted 17 days ago
who most recently led the Advanced Technology and Projects group at Google, and before that was the Director of DARPA ( Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency - DARPA I'm excited to have Regina apply DARPA-style breakthrough development at... Read more
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USA Today
Facebook hires Google 'moonshot' exec for R&Dfor USA TODAY) Dugan, who led the Advanced Technology and Projects group at Go
Facebook hires Google 'moonshot' exec for R&D
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
for USA TODAY) Dugan, who led the Advanced Technology and Projects group at Google, and before that was director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, was unavailable for comment. Google was not immediately available for... Read more
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CNET
Facebook dives into Star Trek techfew years, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post. The team will be led b
Facebook dives into Star Trek tech
CNET / Posted 17 days ago
few years, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post. The team will be led by Regina Dugan, the former head of DARPA, or Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, a US government agency charged with developing emerging technologies for the... Read more
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AdWeek
Facebook Poaches Google's Regina Dugan and Bets Big on Creating Devicesto lead a team that's developing futuristic devices for the social platform. T
Facebook Poaches Google's Regina Dugan and Bets Big on Creating Devices
AdWeek / Posted 17 days ago
to lead a team that's developing futuristic devices for the social platform. The innovator made a name for herself at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), part of the U.S. Department of Defense, for a few years before joining... Read more
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The Buffalo News
On the Record: April 14, 2016complete flight control actuation system for the Tern unmanned aircraft under d
On the Record: April 14, 2016
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
complete flight control actuation system for the Tern unmanned aircraft under development through a joint program between Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the U.S. Office of Naval Research. Under the contract, Moog has been tasked to... Read more
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Business Insider
Facebook just poached a key Google executive who used to work for DARPAour fear of failure, stare it down, more days than most. So be it. Before head
Facebook just poached a key Google executive who used to work for DARPA
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
our fear of failure, stare it down, more days than most. So be it. Before heading to Google, Dugan was the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, more commonly known as DARPA. At Google, she worked on longshot projects like... Read more
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TechCrunch
Regina Dugan exits Google to lead Facebook’s Building 8, a new R&D labblend physical and digital worlds.” Prior to leading the ATAP group at Google,
Regina Dugan exits Google to lead Facebook’s Building 8, a new R&D lab
TechCrunch / Posted 17 days ago
blend physical and digital worlds.” Prior to leading the ATAP group at Google, Dugan was the Director of DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Her TED talk about everything from tiny drones to mind-controlled prosthetics went... Read more
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Wired News
Ex-Darpa Head Regina Dugan Leaves Google for Facebookbreakthrough development at the intersection of science and products to our mis
Ex-Darpa Head Regina Dugan Leaves Google for Facebook
Wired News / Posted 17 days ago
breakthrough development at the intersection of science and products to our mission,” Zuckerberg wrote, referring to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the research and development arm of the Department of Defense. “This method is... Read more
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The Verge
Facebook swipes the head of Google's ATAP lab to lead a new hardware divisionProjects Group at Google. Dugan will lead the new group, to be called Building
Facebook swipes the head of Google's ATAP lab to lead a new hardware division
The Verge / Posted 17 days ago
Projects Group at Google. Dugan will lead the new group, to be called Building 8. She was previously the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, where she focused on creating breakthrough technologies. Since 2012 she... Read more
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Business Wire
NRL Engineers to Lead Payload Development for Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous SatellitesWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With its newly announced Robotic Servicing of Geos
NRL Engineers to Lead Payload Development for Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With its newly announced Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites (RSGS) program, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) plans to field an on-orbit satellite servicing vehicle that would transform... Read more
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Boston Globe
A visionary project aims for a star 4.37 light-years awaya physicist and science fiction author, suggested that they could be used to pu
A visionary project aims for a star 4.37 light-years away
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
a physicist and science fiction author, suggested that they could be used to push sails in space. In 2011, DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, got into the act with 100 Year Starship, a contest to develop a business plan for... Read more
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Japan Today
Squad X will change the U.S. Army ‹ Japan Todayquickly and precisely,” according to Army Major Christopher Orlowski, who’s man
Squad X will change the U.S. Army ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 18 days ago
quickly and precisely,” according to Army Major Christopher Orlowski, who’s managing the Squad X effort on behalf of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Pentagon’s cutting-edge science department. Squad X is still just a... Read more
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