Offiziere.ch: U.S. State Department Wants Nuke-Tracking App

04.09.12

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Tag Challenge schematic. Via Darpa Dreaming

Tag Challenge schematic. Via Darpa Dreaming

by DAVID AXE

The U.S. State Department is offering up a cash prize to an American, or team of Americans, who can invent a new social-media tool for treaty monitoring. In other words, the feds want an app for tracking nukes.

As part of the Arms Control Challenge, launched last week, Acting Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller is soliciting ideas from “garage tinkerers and technologists … gadget entrepreneurs and students, to support the U.S. arms control and nonproliferation agenda.”

Read the rest at Offiziere.ch.

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One Response to “Offiziere.ch: U.S. State Department Wants Nuke-Tracking App”

  1. Ben Cooper says:

    I’m an American and I’ve never heard of this! lol

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