SIGNAL Connections

November 15, 2010
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

November 15, 2010
By Rachel Eisenhower, SIGNAL Connections

An explosive ordnance disposal specialist with the U.S. Army credits a popular treasure-hunting game called geocaching for his keen eye and ability to seek out improvised explosive devices.

November 15, 2010
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

Part of the USS Cole has found new life in a field in New Jersey. Engineers at the Vice Adm. James H. Doyle Jr. Combat System Engineering Development Site (CSEDS) Aegis Technical Representative (TECHREP) in Moorestown refurbished the SPY-1B/D antenna that was installed on the ship when it was attacked by terrorists in 2000.

October 15, 2010
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

The C4ISR community's clamor for a reduction of under-the-desk hardware should soon be answered. AFRL officials are working on a secure access to multiple networks, and an application to enable data sharing across those networks is close behind.

October 15, 2010
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

Great minds will converge in one laboratory to create platforms with minds of their own. After decades as the birthplace of unmanned systems, the Naval Research Laboratory is building a new facility where researchers from many disciplines can collaborate. Their focus will be on building, testing and evaluating autonomous machines that could stand shoulder-to-shoulder with warfighters.

October 15, 2010
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

October 15, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

Building Blocks for Computer Vision

September 15, 2010
By Joe Dysart, SIGNAL Connections

While anecdotes abound about job opportunities lost over something posted online, new research reveals that the risk is greater than previously known. One survey revealed that 70 percent of recruiters have eliminated a candidate based on online text, photos or videos.

September 15, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

Deepwater Communications

September 15, 2010
By Robert K. Ackerman, SIGNAL Connections

Advances in cyberspace and missile technology are extending China’s military reach.

September 15, 2010
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

September 15, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

The U.S. Army received a prototype that will eventually integrate current and future air and missile defense capabilities into one overall command and control (C2) system.

August 16, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is evaluating three smart phone-based Pashto and Dari language translation devices the U.S. Defense Department is developing for use in Afghanistan.

August 16, 2010
By Jordan Garegnani, SIGNAL Connections

Computer companies reveal how much energy office equipment wastes when it is left running overnight.

August 16, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

Headborne Energy Analysis and Diagnostic System Generation II

August 16, 2010
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

July 15, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

Service introduces Prophet Enhanced system into the field at lightning speed under ISR surge.

July 15, 2010
By Jordan Garegnani, SIGNAL Connections

The U.S. Army and Air Force are on the same page- saving time and money by sharing one geospatial data network.

July 15, 2010
By Rachel Eisenhower, SIGNAL Connections

In a headline-driven nation where the death of Anna Nicole Smith bumps video of a battle in Baghdad off the news, a roundtable program from the U.S. Defense Department’s Emerging Media Directorate engages bloggers and downrange commanders in rich conversation.

July 15, 2010
By George I. Seffers, SIGNAL Connections

Soldiers’ Wearable C4 Platform

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