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Robotic Dog Tosses Cinderblocks

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Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 7:54 AM

Speaking of Wired Danger Room, check this out: A robotic dog that tosses cinderblocks around with its head. Spencer Ackerman explains: Flesh-and-blood dogs merely fetch. The robotic pooch that Darpa funded can throw. Boston Dynamics’ BigDog started life as a headless four-legged robot capable of hauling soldiers’ gear along rough and uneven terrain. The BigDog’s upgrades . . .
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Assault Rifle Capable of Spewing Hundreds of Rounds Printed on 3D Printer

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Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 7:41 AM

Just read this uplifting story from Wired Danger Room: Late last year, a group of 3-D printing gunsmiths developed a key component for an AR-15 rifle that anyone with a 3-D printer could download and make at home. The problem: It only lasted six shots before snapping apart. Now the group is back with a new and improved . . .
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New Additions to the Lawfare News Feed

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 7:17 AM

I have added several new feeds to the Lawfare News Feed: The Washington Post‘s national security feed; The Long War Journal; The Wired Danger Room blog; and The Cybercrime Review.