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Reebok, the company usually associated with running shoes, has announced a new tactical boot that, once heated in the oven and put on, will conform to the shape of the wearer's feet. Photo: Reebok

Reebok Announces New Tactical Boot

Reebok is marketing a military boot that it says fuses athletic and tactical performance and complies with Army Regs for wear with the Army’s operational…



New Balance sneakers-Photo by Petar Milošević

The New Pentagon War is All About Go-Fasters

Tensions are burning hot between the Pentagon and Congress over orders of American-made New Balance sneakers, which some lawmakers argue have been intentionally delayed by the…



The PIXNET camera is designed to provide small combat units with a helmet-mounted shortwave and longwave infrared blended imager with wireless networking capability. Photo: Matthew Cox, Military.com.

DARPA Working on New Night Vision Device

Defense Department scientists are working on a new, digital night vision and thermal device that’s smaller and lighter than the Army’s latest Enhanced Night Vision…



(Photo courtesy Brownells)

Brownells Pitches Pen-Like Repair Kit

Brownells, a 75-year-old maker and supplier of firearm tools and parts, has rolled out a pocket-sized tool set for making repairs or adjustments to weapons in the…














Safe Gun Technology’s fingerprint-access retrofit kit on an AR-15 rifle. Photo: Smart Tech Challenges Foundation.

Obama Orders Pentagon to Test Smart-Gun Tech

The White House has tasked the Pentagon to test smart-gun technology as part of President Obama’s executive action on gun control. The executive action contains…