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Its Time To Change My Keyboard

Now you had been going through many movie in which you see the holographic or super screen technology in which every thing happens on a glass or virtual holograph. All you do is swipe your fingers over it, This is the future! We all can’t wait to have such technology among us in which we

Boeing YAL-1 Airborne Laser Testbed

The Boeing YAL-1 Airborne Laser Testbed, (formerly Airborne Laser) weapons system is a megawatt-class chemical oxygen iodine laser (COIL) mounted inside a modified Boeing 747-400F. It is primarily designed as a missile defense system to destroy tactical ballistic missiles (TBMs), while in boost phase. The aircraft was designated YAL-1A in 2004 by the US Department

Need a lift? Phone your car and it’ll pick you up

Stuck somewhere without your car? In a hurry to get to a place? Can't find a taxi to pick you up or Missed your bus back home? All you need to do is phone your car up and it'll pick you up where ever you are!

10 Most Bizarre Sources for Alternative Energy

With fossils fuels’ retirement overly due, the race for alternative sources to fulfill our hunger of power (energy) has long begun. Solar and wind energy is promising but is still very expensive, so research has been going on in quite some directions for finding the best alternative. Today, we have compiled a list of the

Airborne Laser ABL Executive Update 2008 Boeing 747 YAL-1

Courtesy: US Air Force This is the older Executive Update, but it includes the information that everyone asked about with the laser targeting etc… The United States Air Force awarded a team of Boeing, Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin a .1 billion contract to develop and demonstrate a revolutionary laser weapon system to defend against

Future Weapons Airborne Laser

Boeings Airborne Laser (ABL) will locate and track missiles in the boost phase of their flight, then accurately point and fire the high-energy laser, destroying enemy missiles near their launch areas. Note: This is a user submitted video under “User Submitted” Category. Although the submitted content is moderated, RealityPod does not guarantee the accuracy of

Top 10 Mice for Gamers and Designers

While being choosy about mice might seem more geeky than usual, but the fact is that high performance mice with huge DPIs can make a hell lot of difference to your gaming experience and can help you crop those parts of the image in photoshop that require micro-precision. No 10. Saitek Cyborg Laser Gaming Mouse DPI

Airborne Laser Weapon Near Completion

The Airborne Laser (ABL) ballistic missile defense platform is nearing completion, with installation of its laser weapon system that will be able to demolish enemy missiles and fry their electronics. Boeing and the US Air Force keep advancing in their airborne high-energy laser weapon, the modified 747-400F that is designed to shoot down missiles as

Video: New Anti-Aircraft Laser Shoots Down UAV

US firm Raytheon has unveiled its anti-aircraft laser at the Farnborough Airshow in Hampshire. The Laser Close-In Weapon System (CIWS) can either be used on its own or alongside a gunnery system. In May, the laser was used to shoot down unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in a series of tests. Raytheon said the solid state

Laser Guided Bullets a Reality

US Army Special Forces soldiers will deploy with the XM-25 weapon this summer, so that they can shower enemies hidden inside buildings with lethal smart rounds. Veterans of the Afghanistan conflict who tried the weapon predicted it would be a “game changing” gun capable of taking out insurgents hidden behind cover, Military.com reports.The XM-25 resembles