21 Feb '13, 6pm

The U.S. #Military Is Developing Deadly Robotic Insect #Drones #news #futurism #spying

There is a mystique about military equipment (at least in the U.S.) that it is the best available version of something. Not surprising, I suppose, considering the insane money we spend on the military. You’ll frequently see a Milspec # cited in clever marketing, which among other things seeks to capitalize on this notion The fact is though, on small ticket items, the military version quickly becomes a clunker. Bigger, slower, higher power consumption, fewer user and upgrade options… These sorts of little drones may be the province of the DOD this month, but it won’t take long til you can buy one at Brookstone or from Skymall. Sans weapons, of course. For those you’ll need to download and print out a few custom pieces on your 3-D printer.

Full article: http://www.disinfo.com/2013/02/the-u-s-military-is-develo...

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