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2014-09-03 08:23:05

NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Markle President Zoe Baird today announced the appointment of former Deputy Secretary of Defense Dr. Ashton B. Carter as Senior Executive at the Markle Foundation. He will help develop the Markle Economic Future Initiative along with Baird and Initiative co-chair Howard Schultz, chairman, president and ceo of Starbucks. The Initiative is advancing transformative strategies that use technology and globalization to help all Americans flourish in...

spear tips study
2014-09-01 02:00:59

Benjamin Schoville, Arizona State University Attaching a stone tip onto a wooden spear shaft was a significant innovation for early modern humans living around 500,000 years ago. However, it was also a costly behavior in terms of time and effort to collect, prepare and assemble the spear. Because stone tips break more frequently than wooden spears, they require more frequent replacement and upkeep, and the fragility of a broken point could necessitate multiple thrusts to an angry...

2014-08-30 23:03:21

JPMorgan Chase & Co was one of the seven top-fifteen banks reported earlier this week to have recently suffered a cyber attack, which in their case allowed hackers to set up camp on their internal network for an extended stay without raising alarms, only to finally be discovered during routine security testing. Global Digital Forensics founder, Joe Caruso, discusses some of the lessons businesses should take from this perfect example of today’s realities in the world of cyber...

2014-08-28 23:18:15

The report provides a market analysis of the global military laser systems market and its application in Aerospace and Defense market over next six years - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/military-laser-systems-market-154285551.html. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The report provides market analysis of “Military Laser Systems Market by Application (Laser designator, Laser Range Finder, LIDAR, 3D scanner, Laser Weapon, Dazzlers, Laser sights, Proximity Fuze, Ring laser Gyro,...

2014-08-28 08:21:49

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Common Infrared Countermeasures (CIRCM) system recently completed another round of U.S. Army testing by demonstrating its capabilities on a UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The flight test was conducted at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama, by the Redstone Test Center. The Northrop Grumman CIRCM system was subjected to rigorous...

2014-08-22 08:20:45

Missile improvements add precision, reduce collateral damage TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force successfully flight tested an upgraded High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM). The HARM Control Section Modification (HCSM) is more precise and accurate, which reduces potential collateral damage. During this test mission, an F-16 aircraft fired an HCSM, AGM-88F, against an emitter located outside of a zone of exclusion, which...

2014-08-16 23:02:41

The scales of time and money can seem hard to balance for many businesses when it comes to emergency cyber response plans, but the recent results from a survey conducted by the SANS Institute showing that only 9% of the businesses surveyed rate their cyber response plans as “very effective” is a real problem which could have far reaching consequences for those trusting luck to keep their sensitive ESI (Electronically Stored Information) and other digital assets safe. With time and...

2014-08-11 08:31:13

New Technology Enables Up to 50 Percent Faster Line Acquisition to Increase Efficiency and Reduce Drive Time SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has added advanced line acquisition technology to its Autopilot(TM) automated steering system--Trimble® OnSwath technology. It reduces the time lost turning at the end of the row by enabling the vehicle to make a tighter turn and approach the next line, or crop row, 50 percent...

2014-08-11 08:20:59

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association's CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Education Program announced today its coach and mentor of the year. Kenneth Steffey of Winter Park, Florida was named Coach of the Year, and Ron Woerner of Bellevue, Nebraska was named Mentor of the Year. They were recognized for their work during CyberPatriot VI National Youth Cyber Defense Competition season. Kenneth Steffey spearheaded recruiting, funding, and teaching...

2014-08-10 23:00:40

The Latin America Cyber Security report defines and segments the cyber security solutions and services market in Latin America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/latin-america-cyber-security-2019134744.html (PRWEB) August 10, 2014 The Latin America Cyber Security report defines and segments the cyber security solutions and services market in Latin America with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market is estimated to grow from around $5.29...


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