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Waging War The changing nature of warfare in the 21st century.

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The Army Experience Center

The Army is rebranding itself for a new generation--and being picketed for enticing kids with violent video games.

The Army beat educators to using video games effectively for learning. James Paul Gee is ...
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Playing America's Army
The history of war and technological advance are inextricably linked. P.W. Singer is the ...
2:39
The Military Invented the Internet. What Next?
As a new, tech-savvy generation fills the ranks, the military struggles to keep pace. P.W...
4:01
Growing Pains
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The Wizards of War

Technology. Hollywood. The Military. Here's where they all come together.

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The Taliban in the Director's Chair

The Taliban are making and distributing videos of their attacks against Americans, online and on DVD.

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Interview Highlights

War Porn

What is it, and what does it say about us?
P.W. Singer is the author of Wired for War and an expert in military technology.

2:39

Interview Highlights

The Military Invented the Internet. What Next?

The history of war and technological advance are inextricably linked.

2:54

Interview Highlights

Playing America's Army

The Army beat educators to using video games effectively for learning.

4:01

Interview Highlights

Growing Pains

As a new, tech-savvy generation fills the ranks, the military struggles to keep pace. P.W. Singer is the author of Wired for War and an expert in military technology.

Interviews

shachtman Noah Shachtman He's a journalist who covers the intersection of technology and national security.

posted February 2, 2010

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