Category Science & Technology

North Korea’s Unsuccessful Missile Launch ‘May Have Been Thwarted By U.S. Cyber Attack’

North Korea’s Unsuccessful Missile Launch ‘May Have Been Thwarted By U.S. Cyber Attack’   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Julian Ryall in Tokyo, Nicola Smith in Seoul, and David Milward in the United States, have an article in today’s, The Telegraph, (April 16, 2017), with the title above.  They write that the North Korean missile test […]

North Korea’s Latest Attempt To Test Fire Ballistic Missile Fails Miserably & Immediately

The question now is……what comes next?  RCP http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-39612095  North Korea Missile Launch Fails, Says South Korea ·         3 minutes ago North Korea has attempted to launch a missile on its east coast which is believed to have failed, South Korea’s military says. It comes a day after the state warned the US that it was […]

The Mother of Invention: Yaakov Katz & Amir Bohbot, ‘The Weapon Wizards: How Israel Became A High-Tech Military Superpower’ S

The Mother of Invention Advance: Yaakov Katz & Amir Bohbot, ‘The Weapon Wizards: How Israel Became a High-Tech Military Superpower’ Share Tweet Email Israel’s Iron Dome defense system / Getty Images BY: David Isaac April 15, 2017 4:59 am In 1948, as Israel was heading into its first war, an IDF general sent a letter […]

Machines Could Soon Take Over From Humanity Warns Cambridge University;s Lord Martin Rees: The Astronomer Royal Recently Discussed The Likelihood Of Alien Life, The Growing Terrorist Threat, & His Anger Over Brexit

Machines Could Soon Take Over From Humanity Warns Cambridge University;s Lord Martin Rees:  The Astronomer Royal Recently Discussed The Likelihood Of Alien Life, The Growing Terrorist Threat, & His Anger Over Brexit   www.fortunascorner.com        Earlier this month (April 4, 2017), world renown cosmologist and astrophysicist, Lord Martin Rees, sat down for a […]

U.S. ‘Fully Prepared’ To Shoot Down North Korea’s Test Missiles

U.S. ‘Fully Prepared’ To Shoot Down North Korea’s Test Missiles By John Power, thediplomat.com View Original April 15th, 2017 The United States has hinted at an unprecedented shift in its policy toward North Korea by telling a key ally that it is ready to shoot down missiles test-fired by the Kim regime, according to Australian media reports. […]

U.S. Navy Spending Research & Development Dollars On Artificial Intelligence/Intelligent Robots That Can Conduct Surveillance & Interact With Each Other — Based On Target Activity

U.S. Navy Spending Research & Development Dollars On Artificial Intelligence/Intelligent Robots That Can Conduct Surveillance & Interact With Each Other — Based On Target Activity http://www.fortunascorner.com       The April 11, 2017 edition of the Daily Mail Online has an article, reference the title of this article; but, an individual author was not identified.  The publication […]

And Now, The 1st Detailed Look At China’s Secretive Hypersonic Test Facility

http://www.livefistdefence.com/2017/04/and-now-the-1st-detailed-look-at-chinas-secretive-hypersonic-test-facility.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+blogspot%2FUQMw+%28LiveFist+-+The+Best+of+Indian+Defence%29 And Now, The 1st Detailed Look At China’s Secretive Hypersonic Test Facility Shiv AroorApr 11 2017    3 00 pm Now, Part II of Livefist’s special series by COLONEL (RETD) VINAYAK BHAT (@RajFortySeven), a veteran military satellite imagery specialist. Today’s is the first detailed look at China’s secretive hypersonic wind tunnel test facilities. USA and Russia […]

Russian Experts See Insufficient Attention To Countering PGS, Cite U.S. ‘Geophysical Vulnerabilities’

03/17/2017 Russian Experts See Insufficient Attention To Countering PGS, Cite U.S. ‘Geophysical Vulnerabilities’ Moscow Nezavisimoye Voyennoye Obozreniye Online in Russian 17 Mar 17 [Article by Leonid Orlenko: “How To Protect Against Prompt Global Strike. The Invulnerability of Strategic Nuclear Forces in a Surprise Nuclear Attack Must Be Guaranteed”] About the author: Leonid Petrovich Orlenko is […]

Japan-Based Military Expert Says That North Korean Missile Failures May Be Due To Sabotage

www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is the gist of an article by Sophie Williams in the April 6, 2017 edition of the Daily Mail Online.  She writes that “a failed North Korean missile launch on April 5, 2017,” may have been due to U.S. sabotage.  Lance Gatling, a defense analyst and President of the […]

New Details Emerge About 2014 Russian Hack Of The State Department: It Was ‘Hand To Hand Combat’

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/new-details-emerge-about-2014-russian-hack-of-the-state-department-it-was-hand-to-hand-combat/2017/04/03/d89168e0-124c-11e7-833c-503e1f6394c9_story.html?utm_term=.7a89424b4781 New Details Emerge About 2014 Russian Hack Of The State Department: It Was ‘Hand To Hand Combat’ NSA Deputy Director Richard Ledgett answers questions during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on June 5, 2014. (Larry Downing/Reuters) By Ellen Nakashima April 3 at 11:26 AM Over a 24-hour period, top U.S. cyber defenders engaged in a pitched […]