Databases, info pipelines, software... 'that is where the fight of 20 years will be won'
10 Sep 2020
Raytheon techie who took home radar secrets gets 18 months in the clink in surprise time fraud probe twist
Be careful about bunking off when you're billing your hours to a government
24 Jul 2020
US Air Force wants to pit AI-powered drone against its dogfighting hotshots in battle of the skies next year
Fliers v fine-tuned code, who will win?
09 Jun 2020
Quit worrying about killer robots, they are coming whether you like it or not – and they absolutely will not stop
The only winning move is not to play, as a wise computer said
15 May 2019
Air Force intel bod Daniel Hale charged with 'leaking top secret drone documents' to journo
Soldier's pilfered docs provided basis for robo-aircraft news reports, say US prosecutors
09 May 2019
While Google agonizes over military AI, IBM is happy to pick up the slack, even for the Chinese military
Big Blue insists it's only for good ol' fashioned research
12 Apr 2019
We asked the US military for its 'do not buy' list of Russian, Chinese gear. Surprise: It doesn't exist
El Reg drills into banned technology with Freedom-of-Info request
16 Nov 2018
Fitness app Polar even better at revealing secrets than Strava
+Comment'I spent a year hiding in shrubs, and they just … publish their daily runs'
09 Jul 2018
Boffins urge Google to drop military deal after Googlers storm out over AI-based super-drones
Hey, don't be evil!
15 May 2018
AI, AI, sir: British Army chiefs visit Silicon Valley hypelords
CommentNice. But what about the UK firms MoD's spending £800m on?
13 Apr 2018
White House: Is it OK to hijack, shoot down, or snoop on drones? Er ... asking for a friend
And with no public scrutiny? D'ya think that's possible?
09 Apr 2018
Shhh! Don’t tell KillBots the UN’s about to debate which ones to ban
Next Monday is a fine moment for bad bots to come back through time and change history
05 Apr 2018
British military spends more on computers than weapons and ammo
Shows where wars of the 21st century will really be fought...
07 Mar 2018
Massive US military social media spying archive left wide open in AWS S3 buckets
Dozens of terabytes exposed, your tax dollars at work
17 Nov 2017
Dick move: Navy flyboy flings firmament phallus for flabbergasted folk
Highway to the donger zone
17 Nov 2017
US Air Force resumes F-35A flights despite not knowing why pilot oxygen systems failed
Take a deep breath. You might have to hold it for a while
21 Jun 2017
Security company finds unsecured bucket of US military images on AWS
You're only as secure as your suppliers and some military contractors look to be well leaky
01 Jun 2017
Pentagon trumpets successful mock-ICBM interception test
If they know where it comes from and how fast it's going: America defends against itself
31 May 2017