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Stories with subject: Military technology
  • 5 things to know about artificial intelligence and its use 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 6:11 pm

    WASHINGTON - In the sci-fi thriller "Ex Machina," the wonders and dangers of artificial intelligence are embodied in a beautiful, cunning android named Ava. She puts her electronic smarts to work with frightening results, manipulating and outwitting her human handlers.

  • Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 10:36 am

    LONDON - Scientists and tech experts - including professor Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak - warned Tuesday of a global arms race with weapons using artificial intelligence.

  • United Technologies: US probes Sikorsky on Navy contract 
    Updated: Jul-24-15 4:34 pm

    HARTFORD, Connecticut - The Justice Department has launched a criminal probe into allegations that subsidiary helicopter maker Sikorsky and two subsidiaries overbilled the Navy, United Technologies Corp. said Friday.

  • Air Force to keep engineering unit at Malmstrom 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 4:13 pm

    HELENA, Montana - Members of Montana's congressional delegation say the Air Force has decided to keep an engineering squadron in Great Falls.