Robots are to F-35s as WWI tanks were to WWI horse cavalry

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/is-the-us-military-ready-to-embrace-new-technologies-that-will-define-future-wars/2013/11/04/146c7182-43e0-11e3-8b74-d89d714ca4dd_story.html

Five focal points emerged:

changing needs for human performance;

new energy systems, such as lasers;

new hardware, such as robots and unmanned systems;

new manufacturing techniques, including 3-D printing; and

new software dealing with cyberwarfare and cybersecurity.

This just in: The U. S. government is slowly catching up to the brainstorms John Robb was writing about ten years ago!

http://globalguerrillas.typepad.com/

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