Watch these drones build a rope bridge

One of the big selling points of drones is that they can get to areas that aren’t exactly safe or accessible by humans. That’s why watching quadrocopters assembling a rope bridge that’s sturdy enough for a person to walk across is so awesome http://www.engadget.com/2015/09/19/watch-these-drones-build-a-rope-bridge/

The Next Wave of Cyberattacks Won’t Steal Data — They’ll Change It

The bottom line, Clapper says: “Decision making by senior government officials (civilian and military), corporate executives, investors, or others will be impaired if they cannot trust the information they are receiving.” “In the future, however, we might also see more cyber operations that will change or manipulate electronic information in order to compromise its integrity (i.e., […]

The Military Wants Swarm Bots It Can Retrieve in Midair

DARPA, today announced a new program to develop distributed drones that can be recovered in the air via a C-130 transport plane, and then prepped for re-use 24 hours later. They’re calling them Gremlins. http://www.defenseone.com/technology/2015/08/military-wants-swarm-bots-retrieve-midair/119795/?oref=d-dontmiss