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The Secret of Nuclear C4I2

by October 12, 2002

What are the technology requirements of India’s nuclear command and control line

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Virtual Worlds, Real Training

by October 12, 2002

Simulation systems are widely being used by defense organizations worldwide to train their staff

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Missile Navigation

by October 12, 2002

Modern cruise missiles can fly around enemy defenses before landing bang on the target

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Stealth: Playing Hide and Seek

by October 12, 2002

Stealth equipment attempts to bypass detection by either absorbing or scattering the electromagnetic waves thrown at it …

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Robotics and Defense

by October 12, 2002

Intelligent robotics systems form the new generation of weapons used in defense. These can navigate in the field, communicate with other robots and control machine vision and sensor technologies. They also offer very high reliability compared to humans

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Information Warfare

by October 12, 2002

Information warfare has been in use for a long time, but the difference now is in the extensive usage of IT 

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Get to the Point: GIS and GPS

by October 12, 2002

GIS can help you visualize a process or action in a few minutes, in 3-D, what could normally take weeks or even months to do manually

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Programming for Defense

by October 12, 2002

The soft part under the hard hood of defence hardware

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Real-time processing

by October 12, 2002

Real Time OSs are extensively used in defense systems due to their small footprint and real-time processing capabilities

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IT Companies: The Defense Side

by October 12, 2002

It’s a little known fact that IT companies like IBM, HP, SGI, Ericsson, Samsung and Motorola also supply IT equipment to defense forces worldwide

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Spin-offs: All in a Day’s Work

by October 12, 2002

Many of the greatest inventions that have contributed to civilian comfort and efficiency have been thanks to military spin-offs. The A380 from Airbus industries was designed using an spinoff from India—the Autolay composites software for the LCA.

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Cellphones: Beyond calls and SMSs

by October 12, 2002

It was in 1973 that Martin Cooper, the director of Motorola’s R&D wing made the first ever private cellphone call using a clumsy two-pound box of circuitry, wires and batteries. But today’s cellphones are different–sleek, smart and a mystery for many.

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Shrt n swt msg

by October 12, 2002

SMS, the happening thing in communication today, is now not just a service of sending simple text messages, but also encompasses message broadcasting, chatting and even e-mail

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Stay Connected

by October 12, 2002

There are a few things that I’m always with: mobile phone, PDA and PC. Being in the …

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Cheat Codes

by October 12, 2002

Tips on accessing some unknown stuff on most cellphones

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Make it Secure

by October 12, 2002

Cellphones come with a lot of security features that restrict the use of the phone to unauthorized people and unwanted calls. The phone’s serial number, lock code, PIN, PIN2, PUK, PUK2, SIM lock are a few of these great features

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The Cellphone Meets the PC

by October 12, 2002

Use a PC to manage your phone’s address books, send SMSs, create ring tones and more

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Managing Calls

by October 12, 2002

You can do a whole lot more with your cellphone than make and receive regular phone calls. Together with your service provider, you can perform a range of call-management operations

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Extend your Persona

by October 12, 2002

All about cellphone logos, screensavers and ring tones

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Cellular Networks — Inside Out

by October 12, 2002

What the different parts of the cellphone network are and how they work

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