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Nov 19, 2018
New space industry emerges to inspect, refuel and repair abandoned satellitesThe program will service two to three dozen satellites in a distant geostationary orbit.
Apr 16, 2018
Pentagon working on app that will keep track of US soldiers' health by monitoring their smartphone dataDARPA last week announced that it has awarded a $5.1 million contract to Kryptowire to develop Warfighter Analytics using Smartphones for Health programme.
Jan 02, 2018
NASA partners with DARPA to build robots to refuel and repair satellites"Service stations in orbit" — the name given to these robotic satellites — would not only refuel satellites but also drastically improve their longevity and lifespan.
May 25, 2017
Boeing and DARPA are developing the Phantom Express, a spaceplane for launching nanosatellitesBoeing and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) are collaborating on an experimental spaceplane, under the XS-1 program.
May 08, 2017
US Air Force's X-37B space plane completes two-year secret missionThe just-ended mission, known as OTV-4, was launched in May 2015 and conducted secret experiments for a total of 718 days while in orbit.
Apr 20, 2017
Facebook F8: Building 8 team developing tools to help you type out your thoughtsThe social network giant, at its annual developers conference, unveiled Wednesday projects aimed at allowing users to use their minds to type messages or their skin to hear words.
Aug 05, 2016
"Mayhem" wins DARPA's Cyber Grand ChallengeA software program dubbed "Mayhem" was poised to win the final round of a three-year contest to teach computers to launch and defend against cyber attacks, earning a $2 million prize for the team that wrote the winning code.
Apr 14, 2016
Facebook woos Google's Regina Dugan, former head of DARPA and Google ATAPRegina Dugan, former head of DARPA and vice president of Google's ATAP group has now moved to Facebook. At Facebook, she will be heading a group labelled Building 8, which is positioned as a rival to Google's ATAP.
Dec 16, 2013
Maybe not sci-fi, but robots readied for big testsThe real world has not caught up yet with "Star Wars" and its talking, thinking robots...
May 29, 2013
US working on cyberwarfare software with videogame-style interfaceThe United States' experimental research wing - the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) - has been working on new technology...