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US Navy regrets following Jobs’ dream
Published in Mobiles

Touchscreens led to destroyer collision

The US Navy has worked out that using touchscreens to run its throttle and helm controls on its destroyers was a dumb idea.

5G might mess with weather satellites
Published in Network
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 12:02

5G might mess with weather satellites

US Navy worried

A U.S. Navy memo warns that 5G mobile networks are likely to interfere with weather satellites, and senators are urging the Federal Communications Commission to avoid issuing new spectrum licenses to wireless carriers until changes are made to prevent harms to weather forecasting.

US Navy is a bunch of pirates
Published in News
Wednesday, 14 March 2018 10:56

US Navy is a bunch of pirates

Who can forget the burning of Whitehaven?

The US Navy is living up to its founding history as being a bunch of pirates by stealing a 3D virtual reality application from one of its German allies Bitmanagement, a court was told.

US navy deploys lasers
Published in News
Thursday, 20 July 2017 10:24

US navy deploys lasers

Not on sharks 

The US navy has deployed its first operational laser weapon, only this time it is not attaching them to sharks.

Tuesday, 12 April 2011 11:05

US Navy destroys a ship with a laser


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