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Instant Replay on the Battlefield

 by Michael Rowe

Tags: Science and Technology, Live Science, Danger Room, instant replay, war,


According to Live Science, the military may soon utilize a battlefield video system like the National Football League’s instant replay technology. The system would work by tagging individual frames of video with metadata like time, date, and location in order to help analysts get a quick sense of the relevance of each recording. Other pieces of data might include audio input from soldiers on the ground identifying people and structures captured on video. Why do this? Well:

Source: Live Science

(Thanks, Danger Room.)

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