Shane Smith: Gonzo-Gunslinger

YoungUpstarts

It would probably be a rare event for Freston to find himself in Yemen or yielding a machine gun to ward off terrorist threats. You’ve willed it to be through your force of life,” Spike Jonze tells Smith of Vice during their trip to Yemen to meet with Al Qaeda. Teddy Hunt writes about technology and business. by Teddy Hunt.

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Why the Navy Needs Disruption Now (part 2 of 2)

Steve Blank

For targets over uncontested airspace (Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, Somalia, Yemen, Libya, etc.) Here it looks for new opportunities within its existing mission (trying new technology on the same platform, using the same technology with new missions, etc.) Filed under: Hacking For Defense , Navy , Science and Industrial Policy , Technology. Hacking For Defense Navy Science and Industrial Policy Technology

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The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community

Steve Blank

Our defense department and intelligence community owned proprietary advanced tools and technology. We and our contractors had the best technology domain experts. In the 21st century you need a scorecard to keep track of the threats: Russia, China, North Korea, Iran, ISIS in Yemen/Libya/Philippines, Taliban, Al-Qaeda, hackers for hire, etc. Innovation sourcing : a list of problems/challenges, ideas, and technologies that might be worth investing in.

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