Category artificial intelligence

U.S. Commandos Want This Technology for Special Forces Raids

U.S. Commandos Want This Technology for Special Forces Raids By Michael Peck, nationalinterest.org View Original October 14th, 2017 For Dungeons & Dragons roleplayers, part of the fun of make-believe adventure is searching for hidden chambers where the monsters keep their treasure. For that matter, it’s a familiar theme in horror movies to have villains and vampires pop […]

Drop Zone: OTH Interview with Lt Gen David Deptula, USAF (Ret.)

Drop Zone: OTH Interview with Lt Gen David Deptula, USAF (Ret.) By Over The Horizon, overthehorizonmdos.com View Original October 13th, 2017 “[The United States] is still undergoing a transition from the industrial age of warfare to the information age. And, even if […] the military could achieve a fully functioning combat cloud today… And, what I mean […]

Operationalizing Big Data

Conclusion:   Raw technology is the easiest thing for our adversaries to copy because they can purchase it on the global market.  In fact, sometimes our adversaries will have better equipment because of the scale at which the U.S. Army fields equipment.  The Army needs to figure out how to turn its size and bureaucracy […]

New Anonymity Network Named Loopix Shows Promise — Could Become Alternative/Replace TOR

New Anonymity Network Named Loopix Shows Promise — Could Become Alternative/Replace TOR   http://www.fortunascorner.com        The Dark Web, and the The Onion Router (TOR), have been around since 2002; and, has been a refuge for those seeking digital anonymity — from digital privacy advocates, to the off-the-gridders, and of course the darker digital angels of our […]

When Big Data Went To War — And Lost

Long critical read.  A little of everything in this from MRAPs to Palantir. To stop IEDs, JIEDDO had one fundamental asset: a massive fund of money devoted to rapid acquisition. With that money, JIEDDO could make new technology go from development to deployment in months, rather than the usual years of Pentagon research and development. […]

SecDef Mattis At AUSA: The Threats The U.S. Military Must Be Prepared For

Secretary Mattis at AUSA: The Threats the US Military Must be Prepared For – Modern War Institute mwi.usma.edu · by Liam Collins · October 12, 2017 Secretary of Defense James Mattis kicked off the Association of the United States Army’s (AUSA) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC on Monday. The meeting is billed as the “largest landpower exposition and professional development […]

Is The NSA At A Tipping Point?  Should Its Entire Network Enterprise Be Scrapped? One Has To Assume Putin’s Spies & Beijing’s Collector’s Have Taken Full Advantage Of NSA’s Breaches & Miscues

Is The NSA At A Tipping Point?  Should Its Entire Network Enterprise Be Scrapped? One Has To Assume Putin’s Spies & Beijing’s Collector’s Have Taken Full Advantage Of NSA’s Breaches & Miscues   www.forrtunascorner.com        As you are probably aware by now, there has been yet another breach of NSA’s security, as another […]

Lawmakers Block Mini-Satellites That Could Spy On North Korea

Excerpts: The proposal from the Joint Chiefs of Staff was greeted with enthusiasm by some lawmakers as the Trump administration works to counter North Korea’s push to develop nuclear warheads and missiles that could hit the U.S mainland. “It’s something that we really need for many places, particularly Korea,” for constant surveillance, Senator Jack Reed, […]

How To Track The Original Location Of An Email Via Its IP Address

This isn’t bullet-proof.  Spoofing, stealth malware, and so on.  A sophisticated cyber adversary/thief can and do make digital attribution a challenge to say the least.  And, if they muddy their digital tracks well enough, false-flag ops, etc., it will cost you a lot of time and money to eventually locate the IP.  And by then, […]

Facial Recognition Software Can Now Identify People Even If There Face Is COVERED In A Breakthrough That Will Quickly Unmask Criminals — Implications For Undercover Operatives?

Facial Recognition Software Can Now Identify People Even If There Face Is COVERED In A Breakthrough That Will Quickly Unmask Criminals — Implications For Undercover Operatives?   http://www.fortunascorner.com        One of the most important challenges that any intelligence or law enforcement agency has to confront is — how to keep their most precious […]