Items tagged with Air Force Collaboratory

Some of the smartest people in the history of computer technology figured out that one of the most powerful ways to solve problems and advance a platform or project are to open them up and solicit the collective brainpower and creativity of the whole world. Collaboration has driven technology forward and brought forth such innovations as Linux—which is the basis for the operating systems of an astonishing amount of today’s computing devices, including Android-based mobile devices. To this day, open collaboration through online communities sustains and propels the innovation of a great amount of software and even hardware. The U.S. Air Force is employing the same strategy to leap the... Read more...
Thank you to The Air Force Collaboratory for sponsoring this article. Learn how your idea could change everything. The U.S. Air Force is looking for bright students to participate in its new collaborative program called The Air Force Collaboratory. Simply put, the Air Force is opening up three unclassified projects to anyone who wants to participate in solving some of the “toughest science and technology challenges” that the Air Force faces. Anyone can sign up by creating a profile via Facebook or email, and your customized profile page will show your activity, achievements, and more. Signing up is quick, easy, and free To be clear, these are actual projects that the Air Force is... Read more...