I first met Anna Gray + Ryan Wilson Paulsen as they were carting a tank of helium into the desert. The Portland-based collaborative had been deployed to Camp CARPA by The Craft Advanced Research Projects Agency to distribute airborne leaflet propaganda on the unsuspecting town on Joshua Tree, CA. Their project, Instead of Pleading Up: […]
By Achilles Research: American Capital Agency (AGNC) reported fairly disappointing Q3 2013 results back in October with a net loss of $1.80 per share (vs. a gain of $4.61 in the second quarter of 2013) and a net book value per share decline to $25.27 (a minus of 1% q-o-q). Show More Summary
Sponsored Post Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (ZGSI or "the Company"), (Pink Sheets: ZGSI), announced today that Dr. Anthony J. (Tony) Tether, former Director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), has been appointed Senior Strategic...
This year Congress has sought to slash the budget of the Advanced Research Projects Agency, with Congress proposing cuts of over 80%. ARPA-E has embarked on several rounds of successful funding for breakthrough clean energy tech, helping companies bridge market barriers. read more
By Achilles Research: American Capital Agency Corp. (AGNC) reported Q3 numbers last week which sent shares 7% lower to $22.22. ARMOUR Residential (ARR) also presented its Q3 performance with similarly dismal results. Both AGNC and ARMOUR Residential booked materially lower earnings, core income and continued declines in book values. Show More Summary
Originally published by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory The Energy Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) has announced that a project at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is among 22Show More Summary
Software so advanced that it’s capable of self-healing in case of attacks from hackers, responding to attacks and even updating its code in real-time, without the assistance of humans. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), scientist wing of the … Continue reading ?
In what appears to be an exclusive story, the New York Times has reported that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will spend $70 million over the next 5 years to further develop and improve deep brain stimulation (DBS) techniques. Show More Summary
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency announced Thursday that it intended to spend more than $70 million over five years to jump to the next level of brain implants.
There are few problems that money cannot solve. And with the US government waging a never-ending war against cyberattacks on its systems, the Pentagon’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has just decided to get its check book out. The … Continue reading ?
Software, heal thyself. The mad scientist wing of the Pentagon known as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency announced Tuesday that it’s planning to hold a new “Grand Challenge” competition with a $2 million prize. The goal of that seven-figure bakeoff: To build a “fully automated cyber defense system” that protects itself from hackers, responding [...]
DARPA, DTRA Cranking Again The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded a $965K contract to Lockheed Martin for a trade study covering “Phase 0? of the High Speed Strike Weapon (HSSW). Raytheon received what looks like a similar award a month ago. Back in May the Air Force cancelled a demonstration requirement they had […]
DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency of the United States Department of Defense) sought to establish the feasibility of a novel flame-suppression system based on destabilization of flame plasma with electromagnetic fields...Show More Summary
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) have been selected by ARPA-E, the US government's Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy, to carry out a one year project aimed at developing a low cost method to obtain titanium metal from its ore. Show More Summary
KI professor J. Christopher Love received a two-year award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to lead a new program to develop novel technologies for its Biologically-derived Medicines On Demand (BioMOD) program. Show More Summary
Last week, the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy announced support for 33 projects aimed at developing the clean energy transportation sector. The projects are notable because Washington’s current fragile budget and policy environment. read more
SRI International, which spearheaded the CALO (Cognitive Agent That Learns and Organizes) intelligent assistant for DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), has had more than one semantic project up its sleeve. One of them was Tempo.AI, which was spun off by SRI at the end of 2011. Show More Summary
The United States military is kick-starting a suborbital hypersonic vehicle program that also aims to launch payloads into orbit on the cheap. The new program, run by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is called Experimental Spaceplane, or XS-1. Show More Summary
Raytheon is moving forward with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency on the agency’s Persistent Close Air Support (PCAS) program, whose software could enable ground troops to receive close air support sooner by improving coordination among joint terminal attack controllers, […]
The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is looking into developing a rather interesting new unmanned systems project which might usher in an age where undersea motherships could be capable of launching smaller submarines as well as flying vehicles. Show More Summary